Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Paul, Dimitrov through to Shanghai Masters fourth round

Paul, Dimitrov through to Shanghai Masters fourth round

Paul, Dimitrov through to Shanghai Masters fourth round

Paul, Dimitrov through to Shanghai Masters fourth round

Advertisement
  • Tommy Paul’s Shanghai Masters victory boosts ATP Finals qualification hopes.
  • Grigor Dimitrov reaches Masters 1000 fourth round with win over Khachanov.
  • Exciting tennis action continues at the Shanghai Masters.
Advertisement

American tennis sensation Tommy Paul demonstrated his resilience and determination as he triumphed over Frenchman Arthur Fils in a thrilling match at the Shanghai Masters on Monday.

Paul secured his place in the tournament’s fourth round, igniting hopes of qualifying for the prestigious ATP Finals.

In a grueling contest that stretched over two hours and 40 minutes, Paul overcame a setback in the second set, where he squandered two match points in a tie-break. He made an impressive comeback with consistent baseline play in the deciding set, ultimately prevailing with a 6-4, 6-7(7), 6-4 victory, as reported by ATP Tour.

Paul, currently ranked 11th in the ATP Live Race To Turin with 2,525 points, is on a quest to make his debut appearance at the coveted year-end event. He has showcased his prowess on hard courts throughout the season, reaching at least the fourth round in all hard-court ATP Masters 1000 events, including Indian Wells, Miami, Toronto (SFs), Cincinnati, and now Shanghai.

The 26-year-old American’s next challenge will be Andrey Rublev, who also advanced to the Round of 16 by dismantling Adrian Mannarino 6-3, 6-0, effectively ending the Frenchman’s impressive eight-match winning streak. Paul will aim to secure his second Masters 1000 quarterfinal of the year in his upcoming match against Rublev.

In other action at the Shanghai Masters, Grigor Dimitrov achieved a significant milestone by reaching the fourth round of a Masters 1000 tournament for the first time since 2022’s Paris Masters. The Bulgarian, seeded 18th, triumphed over World No. 14 Karen Khachanov with a scoreline of 7-6(6), 6-4. Dimitrov displayed remarkable composure, saving a set point in the first set tie-break and winning 17 of 19 first-serve points in the second set.

Advertisement

With this victory, Dimitrov now holds a commanding 3-0 lead in his ATP Head-to-Head series against Khachanov. His next opponent will be determined by the outcome of the match between top seed Carlos Alcaraz and Daniel Evans.

As the Shanghai Masters continues to provide thrilling tennis action, fans eagerly anticipate whether Tommy Paul and Grigor Dimitrov can maintain their impressive performances and make further strides in the tournament.

Also Read

Southgate defends using Foden in wide position
Southgate defends using Foden in wide position

Southgate has defended his decision to use Foden in a wide position....

To stay informed about current events, please like our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/BOLUrduNews/.
Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/bolnewsurdu01 and stay updated with the latest news.
Subscribe to our YouTube channel https://bit.ly/3Tv8a3P to watch news from Pakistan and around the world

Advertisement
Advertisement
Read More News On

Catch all the Sports News, Breaking News Event and Latest News Updates on The BOL News


Download The BOL News App to get the Daily News Update & Follow us on Google News.


End of Article
Advertisement
In The Spotlight Popular from Pakistan Entertainment
Advertisement

Next Story