grandson "Greeks" First victim of surprise "Flushing Meadows" American

Colombian Daniel Elahi Galan Rivers made a heavyweight surprise in the first round of the US Open, the last Grand Slam, by knocking out Greek star Stefano Tsitsipas.

The Colombian player managed to beat world number five Zippas in three sets to one, the details of which are as follows: (6-0), (6-1), (3-6) and (7-5) in a match that took place between them at dawn today, Tuesday.

And 26-year-old Daniel Elahi Galan Riverese got into the second round meeting with Australian Jordan Thompson, who beat Italian Lorenzo Sonego in three sets to two with a score of 2-6, 1-6, 6-2, (6-2). 4) and (6-4).

Commenting on his sudden defeat, the ATP press office quoted Stefanos Tsippas as saying: “He (Reveiros) dominated the game, I couldn’t get into the atmosphere of the match.”

Tsitsipas’ defeat means he is completely out of contention for the top spot in the ATP rankings after the US Open, which ends on September 11th.

Source: RT

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