The competition for the last four of the Grand Slams began in Paris on Tuesday.
Alexander Zverev, stiffness. In an exceptional confrontation, most notably in the fourth group, the German extinguished Carlos Alcaraz’s torch on Tuesday, May 31, and reached the semi-finals (6-4, 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (9-7)). The world number 3 erased the flaws that tainted his game since the beginning of the two weeks, the only way to beat Carlos Alcaraz, who played his luck boldly, was pushed by the audience at Court Philippe Chatrier.
The much-anticipated showdown between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal is scheduled for 8:45 p.m., as the two tennis legends meet on a court for the 59th time.
Of the women, Coco Gauff (18) overtook the return of 2018 finalist Sloane Stephens, but slipped to 64, in two sets (7-5, 6-2). She joined Italy’s Martina Trevisan in the semi-finals, and just before that beat 17th seed Leila Fernandez. Watch the quarter-finals of Roland Garros live.