Defending champion Daniil Medvedev has reserved his place for the ATP Finals final after scoring a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Casper Ruud on Saturday.
Medvedev lost just five points on his own serve before winning the first set, including three in Game 4 after already beating Ruud in the previous game.
Break the resistance
Medvedev put an end to Ruud’s courageous resistance when he broke serve on the third attempt in a long five of the second set, a 13-point rally that put him in the perfect position to close the game.
He then went through his serve play to bring the score to 4-2 in the set and put pressure on Ruud again in the next game, eventually breaking up again to set up an easy serve play and close the game. match.
The results: Semi-finals: Daniil Medvedev v Casper Ruud 6-4, 6-2.
Green Group: Novak Djokovic v Cameron Norrie 6-2, 6-1.