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Sinner into first ATP Masters 1000 remaining
April 3, 2021
Italian teenager Jannick Sinner reached his first ATP Masters 1000 remaining with a surprising victory on the Miami Open.
The 19-year-old world quantity 31 recovered from a break down within the remaining set to beat Spanish seventh seed Roberto Bautista Agut 5-7 6-4 6-4.
He faces Poland’s Hubert Hurkacz in Sunday’s remaining, after he beat Russian fourth seed Andrey Rublev 6-3 6-4.
“It sounds unbelievable to succeed in the ultimate. I’m very pleased,” mentioned French Open quarter-finalist Sinner.
“In the beginning, we have been each a bit tight however it was windy immediately so I simply tried to serve higher, transfer him a bit extra and blend it up – that was the important thing.”
The pair met final month in Dubai, with Sinner successful in three units.
The 1000 occasions are the best stage of Masters tournaments on the ATP Tour.
He turns into the second-youngest Miami Open finalist after Rafael Nadal in 2005 and will likely be chasing his third profession ATP title after successful final yr in Sofia and an Australian Open warm-up event in Melbourne.