Novak Djokovic is the No. 1-ranked males’s tennis participant on the planet, however he is nonetheless searching for his first match victory of 2022, and he’ll get that likelihood Sunday in opposition to fifth-ranked Stefanos Tsitsipas within the Italian Open closing.
Djokovic earned his place within the closing Saturday with a 6-4, 6-Three defeat of Casper Ruud. Earlier within the day, Tsitsipas beat Alexander Zverev 4-6, 6-3, 6-Three within the different semifinal.
The victory for Djokovic was the 1,000th win of his profession, a milestone solely 4 different males (Jimmy Connors, Roger Federer, Ivan Lendl and Rafael Nadal) have reached within the Open period.