Stefanos Tsitsipas saved two match points and upset defending Rogers Cup champion Alexander Zverev in the quarters today 3-6 7-6 6-4 for a birth into the semis. And let’s not forget, this tournament alone, he slayed Dominic Thiem and Novak Djokovic to get to where he is.
Ranked only 160 this time last year, you should not be surprised if you’re unfamiliar with this Tsitsipas fella. To quickly get up to speed on this talented and emerging #NextGen star, check out this 9 minute video showcasing his confident shot selection, smooth backhand, deceptively good forehand, and great comfort at the net. #NextGen just got deeper.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yIJvW7uo6BI