Juan Martin del Potro prevented the marquee final matchup by dispatching top-ranked Novak Djokovic. Del Potro snapped his own four-match skid against Djokovic, who had beaten the Argentine in eight of 10 career meetings. Del Potro’s mph ace closed out the nearly 3-hour match in degree heat. Del Potro raised both arms in celebration. At times, the unseasonable heat seemed to have worn down Del Potro, who draped a white towel packed with ice around his shoulders on changeovers, his chest heaving from several long rallies. It was Djokovic’s first loss since Oct. The Serb had won 17 consecutive matches and two titles, including the Australian Open, to start the year.
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Rafael Nadal, of Spain, makes a return against Juan Martin del Potro, of , 6-2 over Caroline Wozniacki in the women’s final on Sunday. The victory gave Sharapova at least one title for 11 straight years dating to
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Home Tennis News Tennis Stories. Juan Martin Del Potro has been struggling with multiple injuries for months and, even before the stop due to the global Covid pandemic, nobody knew the dates of his definitive come back on the court. He is recovering from the double fracture of the patella, takes place first at the Shanghai Rolex Masters and then at the Queen’s Even outside the court the Argentinian Champion is not having a happy time: Del Potro and his girlfriend, model Sofia Jimenez , broke up their relationship.
They will start dating and going out together from December Delpo has not yet talked about the matter, but to announce the separation was Jimenez, who talked about the issue through the Los Angeles de la Mancanza show, broadcast on Channel Here are her statements about it: “Yes, it is true, Juan and I have separated. This period of quarantine is affecting all of us, it is a moment of great uncertainty and where everyone has many reflections.
He and I were already coming from a rather strange period and for now we are not feeling. There are very difficult moments in the couple and none of us know what could happen after this period of isolation. It is the best choice.
Novak Djokovic dealt first loss of ’13
Sabalenka was crowned Wuhan Open champion last weekend, but the year-old was brought back down to earth by an inspired Wang. The world number 28, who also reached the last four in Wuhan , has now won 16 of her last 18 matches on her homeland after breaking four times and making only 12 unforced errors. Sabalenka charged ominously into a lead in the last quarter-final, but Wang came storming back and ended a pulsating contest when her opponent netted a forehand, tossing her racket away in disgust.
Wozniacki has looked much more liked an Australian Open champion this week, returning to form to seal her place in the WTA Finals.
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Juan Martin del Potro had to go the distance to upset No. Del Potro will play Djokovic in Saturday’s semifinals. The Argentine has lost to Djokovic eight times in 10 meetings. Sharapova 27 and Wozniacki 20 are third and fourth among active players for most titles won, trailing only Serena 47 and Venus Williams Djokovic extended his winning streak to 22 matches dating to Oct. The Serb has a record this year and captured the Australian Open. I didn’t allow him to have an opportunity to believe that he can maybe have a break back and get back into the match,” Djokovic said about Tsonga.
Djokovic broke the Frenchman four times and served out the match with his fourth love game in the second set. Tsonga fell to against Top-5 opponents since beating then-No. Everything I tried to do, I missed it. The Scot was playing his first tournament since losing the Australian Open final to Djokovic in late January. Just timing might go a little bit off and you’re not quite getting up to them. That’s maybe what happened. Del Potro hadn’t dropped a set in the tournament until he lost the tiebreaker on an errant forehand.