The Quarter Final of ATP Monte-Carlo Masters was held on Friday. In which The Daniil Medvedev defeated world No. 1 Novak Djokovic of Serbia 6-3, 4-6, 6-2. At the same time, 11-time winner Rafael Nadal continued his journey and entered the semifinals. Nadal defeated Guido Pella 7-6 (1), 6-3. Now Nadal will compete in the semifinals of Italian player Fabio Fognini.
In the semi-finals, Medvedev will be up against Serbia’s second player Dusan Lajovic. Medvedev beat Stefanos Sitasipass 6-2, 1-6, 6-4 in his pre-quarterfinal match.
Medvedev said after winning the match, “This is my best career match. This is my first semi-final match of the 1000 Masters 1000 tournament. I have defeated the world number one player for the first time in my life. It has been wonderful for me. “
Serbian player Djokovic said before the quarterfinal match, “I and Danil have never played against each other on clay courts, but I have seen them playing and have practiced with them several times. I am waiting for the fight. “
Nadal beat Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 6-1 in the pre-quarterfinal match. Serbian player Djokovic defeated Taylor Fritz of America 6-3, 6-0 in the pre-quarterfinal match to enter the quarterfinals of the tournament for the 9th time.