Athletistic/Tennis. Today, October 8, as part of the third round of the Masters 1000 tournament in Shanghai (China), a match took place between the American tennis player Sebastian Korda (26th racket in the world) and the US Open 2021 champion, third strongest player. world, Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev.

Korda turned out to be stronger than Medvedev, winning with a score of 7:6 (10:8), 6:2. The duration of the match was 1 hour 27 minutes.

Thus, Korda reached the quarterfinals of the Shanghai tournament, where he will meet the winner of the match between Marton Fucsovics and Francisco Cherundolo. Recall that Medvedev is the current champion of the Shanghai tournament, but he won this title in 2019. In subsequent years, no competitions were held in China.

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