Stefanos Tsitsipas downs Briton Dan Evans to reach Dubai final

first_imgDUBAI: Stefanos Tsitsipas won his eighth match in a row on Friday (Feb 28), defeating Briton Dan Evans 6-2, 6-3 on Friday to reach the final at the Dubai Championships.The Greek second seed who lifted the trophy last Sunday in Marseille, returned to the final in the emirate after finishing runner-up here a year ago to Roger Federer.Tsitsipas could not fault his victory in 83 minutes over the 37th-ranked Evans in a first-time meeting.”I managed to stay solid throughout the whole match, I didn’t have too much stress, I stayed quite calm and played well,” he said. Tsitsipas, winner of 16 of his last 17 sets, won his 10th career match at the Aviation Club against two defeats. AgenciesAlso Read: Stefanos Tsitsipas to battle Felix for Marseille Open titleAlso Watch: CJM Court Kamrup Metro sent Former JNU student Sharjeel Imam to 4 day police custodylast_img read more