A deadly battle as 3 a.m. approaches. Alcaraz defeats Sinner to enter 4th round of US Open 11 photos International News: AFPBB News

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PARIS (AFP) – Carlos Alcaraz, Spain’s third seed, made it 6-3 in the men’s singles quarter-finals at the US Open, Saturday September 7, 6-7 (7-9), 6-7 (0- 7), 7-5, 6-3, beating 11th seed Jannik Sinner of Italy to advance to the semifinals.

The 5-hour, 15-minute battle ended at 2:50 a.m. the next day, the latest finish time in the tournament’s 141-year history. The previous record was 2:26 a.m., which had been set three times in the past.

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