Auger-Aliassime Powers Past Tsitsipas Into Queen’s Semis

www.oann.com | 6/21/2019 | Staff
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LONDON (Reuters) – Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime became the youngest player in 20 years to reach the semi-finals of the Queen’s Club championships as he dispatched top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas with consummate ease on Friday.

The 18-year-old was cool, calm and collected throughout the contest on a sunlit center court as he claimed a 7-5 6-2 victory and emulate Lleyton Hewitt who made the semis in 1999, aged 18.

Match - Hours - Rain - Delays - Week

Considering it was his third match in 24 hours after rain delays earlier in the week, Auger-Aliassime looked as fresh as a daisy against world number six Tsitsipas who lacked spark after a similarly busy schedule on Thursday.

The Canadian was forced to save a couple of break points in a tight first set but pounced in the 12th game to reach 15-40 on the...
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