Zverev powers into first French Open semi-final

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German tennis star Alexander Zverev (AFP)
German tennis star Alexander Zverev (AFP)
Christophe ARCHAMBAULT / AFP

Alexander Zverev eased into his first French Open semi-final with on Tuesday a 6-4, 6-1, 6-1 win over Spain's Alejandro Davidovich Fokina.

The German sixth seed will play the winner between Daniil Medvedev and Stefanos Tsitsipas for a place in Sunday's final.

French Open results on Tuesday, the 10th day of the 2021 tournament at Roland Garros (x denotes seeding):

Men

Quarter-finals

Alexander Zverev (GER x6) bt Alejandro Davidovich Fokina (ESP) 6-4, 6-1, 6-1

Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE x5) bt Daniil Medvedev (RUS x2) 6-3, 7-6 (7/3), 7-5

Women

Quarter-finals

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (RUS x31) bt Elena Rybakina (KAZ x21) 6-7 (2/7), 6-2, 9-7

Tamara Zidansek (SLO) bt Paula Badosa (ESP x33) 7-5, 4-6, 8-6

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