The US Open winner 2020 Dominic Thiem from Austria is out. It was his fifth consecutive semi-final appearance at the French Open that he missed. In an epic match against Diego Schwartzman from Argentina, beat the Austrian with 7:6 (7:1), 5:7, 6:8 (6:8), 7:6 (7:5), 6:2. The match took more than 5 hours, 5:08 hours to be precise. One could see that Dominic struggled more and more with each round. In the end, the player with the longer breath won. Diego will face Rafael Nadal from Spain in the semi-finals.
The world number two Rafa made it to the French Open semi-finals for the 13th time and defeated Jannik Sinner with 7:6 (7:4), 6:4, 6:1. The Italian Jannik Sinner showed a strong game at the beginning but then got overwhelmed by Nadal’s experience and play.
We are excited to see the semi-finals between Schwartzman and Nadal. What is your guess, will Nadal make it to finals and will he score his 13th win at the French Open? Or will Schwartzman make it?