Ruud beats Khachanov to advance to US Open final for first time

U.S. Open

[Vidéo]Ruud advances to first US Open final as Khachanov is defeated

This will be Rude’s fifth consecutive appearance. In this tournament, in the first round, K. Edmund (United Kingdom), ranked 601st in the world, T. van Leithoven (Netherlands), ranked 117th in the second round, T. Paul (USA), seeded 29th in the third round , 4 In the round, he beat C. Moutet (France), ranked 112th in the world, and M. Berrettini (Italy), seeded 13th in the quarter-finals. In the first set of this match, the two teams fought two breaks and entered a tie-break. Rude, who managed a mini-break in the early stages, won the long rally at the last point and took the lead. In the second set, Khachanov made 11 unforced errors, while Ruud made only 2. When he managed to win 5 games in a row at the beginning, he kept the 8th game, which became the service for the set, in a game of love, and put a miss on the 2-0 set count and victory. However, in the 3rd set, although both teams continued to serve, they were granted a break in the 12th game, and the set count was 2-1. Even so, in the 4th set, Ruud managed to win 5 games in a row from the 2nd game. He held the eighth game, serving for the match, at love and won in 2 hours and 59 minutes. Winner Ruud will face 3rd seed winner Carlos Alcaraz (Spain) and 22nd seed Fernando Tiafoe (USA) in the final. In contrast, Khachanov, who lost, did not reach the final for the first time in the four major tournaments.

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