In the quarterfinals, the 24-year-old Daniil Medvedev defeated 22-year-old Andrey Rublev with a score of 7:6, 6:3, 7:6. The tennis players met each other for the third time, and Rublev has never managed to beat Medvedev, TASS reports.
It is stated that Medvedev reached the final of the US Open last season, becoming the first Russian in the decisive stage of the tournament in 14 years. In the match, he was defeated by the Spaniard Rafael Nadal. Currently, he is on the fifth line in the rating of the Association of Professional Tennis Players.
It is noted that in the semifinals, on September 11, Medvedev will have to meet the winner of the pair Alex De Minaur and Dominic Thiem. The final will take place on September 13. The prize fund of the tournament is $53.4 million.