September 22, 2021

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ATP Toronto: Danio Medvedev showed a score.  Americans still have to wait

ATP Toronto: Danio Medvedev showed a score. Americans still have to wait

Danio Medvedev won the ATP Masters 1000 on hard courts in Toronto. In Sunday’s final, the Russian top seed in two sets defeated the rookie of the match by such a stake, Riley Opelka.

Marcin Mutica

Danio Medvedev, National Bank Open 2021 Champion

PAP/EPA/WARREN TODA/Pictured: Danio Mededo, 2021 National Bank Open Champion

The Americans are waiting for the winner of the ATP Masters 1000 as of March 2018 and the victory of John Isner in Miami. On Sunday, that prediction could have been ended by Riley Opelka, but he lacked the skills. In the final in Toronto, the 23-year-old from Michigan, who made his debut in a match with such a stake, lost 4:6, 3:6 with favorite Danilo Medvedev.

Medvedev played almost identically to Saturday’s semi-final against another American, Isner. First of all, he served efficiently and played with great confidence from the finish line. He also had great returns, which prevented Opel from scoring many points with a pass.

But the beginning was not easy. The fifth match in which he lost 0-40 was a warning sign for Medvedev. He motivated him enough that he not only kept the serve, but after a while smashed his opponent after striking back with a great backhand. Thanks to this, the Russian led 3:2 and won the first set 6:4.

In the second match, a tennis player from Moscow chose to serve Opelce again and went out 3: 1. Then he kept his own pass until he scored a match ball in the ninth inning. Then it led to an exchange, in which the American hit the net from a forehand.

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The match lasted an hour and 25 minutes. Meanwhile, Medvedev sent six aces, did not break once, used four break points, made 16 goals, made 13 unforced errors, and scored a total of 73 points, 16 more than his opponent. On the other hand, Opelsi had eight aces, 22 aces and 34 special fouls

For 25-year-old Medvedev, this is the 12th main course title in his career, and the fourth in the ATP Masters 1000. Money reward in dollars.

On the other hand, Opelka appeared in his third ATP Tour final and suffered his first defeat. For participation in the National Bank Open, he will receive 600 “points”, thanks to which he will enter the highest rating of “30” for the first time, 211 thousand. dollar.

In the doubles final, he defeated Rajiv Ram and Joe Salisbury 6:3, 4:6, 10-3 with top seed Croatian pair Nikola Mektic/Mate Pavic and won the joint fourth and first title of the “1000” series. In all, Ram, 37, is the 21st trophy in the doubles tournament and Salisbury, 29, is sixth.

Open National Bank, Toronto (Canada)
ATP Masters 1000, Hard Court, prize pool of $2,850 million
Sunday 15 August

individual final:

Danio Medvedev (Russia, 1) – Riley Opelka (US) 6:4, 6:3

Doubles final:

Rajiv Ram (USA, 3) / Joe Salisbury (UK, 3) – Nikola Mektic (Croatia, 1) / Mate Pavic (Croatia, 1) 6-3, 4:6, 10-3

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