Five-time US Open winner Roger Federer failed to reach the semi-finals of the tournament

Пятикратный победитель US Open Роджер Федерер не сумел пробиться в полуфинал турнира

Swiss tennis player Roger Federer lost in the quarterfinals of the US Open tournament Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov.

The match between them lasted for all five sets and lasted 3 hours and 10 minutes. Although the third racket of the world Federer was close to not tighten so much to this match and reach the semi-finals. He easily took the first set, but with the same ease gave the second, allowing Dimitrov to implement two breaks. In the third set, Federer has won their last four games and again took the lead.

And everything was decided at the end of the fourth set. Losing in the beginning of his serve, the Swiss was able to play it in the tenth game. However, he did not use one of the five attempts for break-points. Therefore, the Bulgarian won the set and again equalized.

This moment was a turning point in the match. Federer has not managed to evade such a strike, and in the last set lost the first four games. After that, Dimitrov confidently brought the match to win. Therefore, he will play in the US Open semi-final against the Russian Daniil Medvedev. But Federer for the first time since 2015 will play in the semifinals of the tournament.

Roger Federer – Grigor Dimitrov 2:3 (6:3, 4:6, 6:3, 4:6, 2:6)