Rublev reaches final after defeating Tsitsipas

06 March 2021
Rublev reaches final after defeating Tsitsipas

Andrey Rublev is the first finalist  of the 48th edition of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament. The fourth-seeded Russian overcame Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas in the semi-final : 6-3, 7-6 (2).

Despite the shortened calendar, Andrey Rublev won no less than five tournaments in 2020. With his place in the final in Rotterdam Ahoy, the first title in singles this year is on close reach. Rublev started the year successfully, he already won the ATP Cup in Melbourne with Russia a month ago.

Rublev was the better player in all aspects in the semifinals. The 23-year-old will face the winner of the match Borna Coric-Marton Fucsovics in the final on Sunday afternoon. The match start at 3.30 pm.

Second-seed Stefanos Tsitsipas looked back at a tough week: "This was a tough tournament for me, because I had to give lots of energy, both in singles and doubles. Rublev played incredibly well with his great forehand. I will now try to recover for the tournament in Marseille next week. ”



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