Spain’s Pablo Carreno Busta is handling the fort for the country in the absence of Rafael Nadal. The young gun played an unprecedented quarter-final match against Dennis Shapovalov of Canada and earned a ticket to his second US Open semi-final.
Last week, Carreno Busta won his third round and entered the pre-quarterfinals at the US Open 2020. Subsequently, Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios tweeted, “If the soil was not present. Dude is not even close to the top 50. ” soon, the tweet was deleted.
Pablo Carreno Busta on Nick Kyrgios’s controversial statement
Related to Nick’s statistical response, Pablo recently said: “He must be very bored … When he comes back to the tournament, we’ll talk about him because he deserves it and in the meantime, nothing, he will continue tweeting from home. “
Unfortunately for Nick, his figures are completely different from the facts. The Carenio Busta has a better win percentage on the hard court than on the clay surface. While he has won three hardcourt titles, his only title on clay was at Estoril, Portugal.
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Meanwhile, in the second semi-final, Dominic Thiem And Daniel Medvedev will be the locked horn. Both of them have played Major Finals before but came back on the final lap.
Defending US Open finalist Medvedev prepared himself for a one-off semifinal match against Thiem. “Yes, Dominic is a tough opponent to play, especially on clay. I had to feel this last year in the final of Barcelona, he said.
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Eventually, with Novak Djokovic missing the fourth round, the ATP circuit will welcome a new Grand Slam champion.