Frances Tiafoe Advances To US Open Semifinals
New York: American Frances Tiafoe advanced into the semi-finals of the US Open after he defeated Russian Andrey Rublev in a three-setter on Wednesday.
With this, Tiafoe became the first American male player to make it to the US Open last-four since Andy Roddick in 2006.
The 24-year-old Tiafoe displayed his all-round brilliance to take down ninth seed Andrey Rublev 7-6(3), 7-6(0), 6-4 scoreline.
Tiafoe will now face the winner of Wednesday night’s quarterfinals match between No. 3 Carlos Alcaraz and No. 11 Jannik Sinner. The men’s singles semifinal matches will take place on Friday.