Paris: Novak Djokovic will probably be locking horns with Rafael Nadal in the final of the French Open on Sunday (October 11, 2020) because the Serbian emerged triumphant in the semi-final conflict towards Stefanos Tsitsipas on Friday (native time).
If Djokovic wins the French Open, then he’ll change into the primary man in half a century to win all 4 Grand Slams twice.
In the match towards Tsitsipas, Djokovic received the primary two units comprehensively, however the fifth-seed Tsitsipas staged a comeback and received the third and fourth set, sending the match into the fifth and final set. In the final set, Djokovic staged a exceptional comeback to win 6-1 the match 6-3, 6-2, 5-7, 4-6, 6-1.
Earlier on Friday, twelve-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal reached his 13th Roland Garros final as he defeated Argentina`s Diego Schwartzman 6-3, 6-3, 7-6.
With this win, Nadal additionally registered his 99th win on the Roland Garros. The Spaniard made his debut on the French Open in 2005 and he’s now only one victory away from equalling Roger Federer`s all-time report of 20 Grand Slam titles.