Big win for Tsitsipas who beats Federer & advances through to Quarterfinals at Australian Open

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Greece’s 20-year-old tennis sensation Stefanos Tsitsipas had a huge win, beating former world number 1 Roger Federer and advancing through to the Quarterfinals of the Australian Open.

Tsitsipas came out strong, giving Federer a run for his money from the first game and while Federer took the first set 6-7, Tsitsipas won the second set 7-6, the third 7-5 and the fourth 7-6.

With a strong Greek crowd behind him, Tsitsipas played a great game and stayed focused throughout the match proving why he is one of the world’s best.

“I’m the happiest man on earth,” said Tsitsipas after the game and he also added that he went onto the court with a positive mindset and believed he could win from the start.

Congratulations Stefanos!

Stats

Tsitsipas VS Federer

18 Aces 11

Double faults 0

59%  First serve % 66%

77% Win % on 1st serve 80%

64% Win % on 2nd serve 60%

164 Points won 153

-Watch Stefanos’ on-court interview after his astonishing win:

 

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