Sinner in the quarterfinals at Indian Wells, beaten Wawrinka

Sinner in the quarterfinals at Indian Wells, beaten Wawrinka

Jannik Sinner hits the quarterfinals for the first time in his career Indian Wells Masters 1000. The 21-year-old South Tyrolean, number 13 in the world, beat the Swiss in the round of 16 Stan Wawrinka, 100 of the ATP ranking, for 6-1 6-4 in one hour and 39 minutes of play. In the quarterfinals, scheduled for tomorrow, Sinner will face the American Taylor Fritz, number 5 in the ranking and defending champion, who overcame the Hungarian Marton Fucsovics 6-4, 6-3 in the round of 16. Fritz won the only previous one, also in Indian Wells, in the round of 16 of the 2021 edition.

Medvedev wins battle with Zverev

Despite a sprained right ankle in the second set, Daniil Medvedev - 6 in the world and fifth favorite in the draw, he extends his unbeaten streak to 17 by overcoming the German in three sets Alexander Zverev by 6-7 7-6 7-5 after a battle of over three hours. The Russian will face the Spanish in the quarterfinals Alexander Davidovich Fokina who beat Chilean Cristian Garin 6-3 6-4.

Medvedev gets ankle treatment after injury (Reuters)

Easy Alcaraz

The task for Spanish is much less complicated Carlos Alcarazworld No. 2 and No. 1 seed, who took advantage of the Briton's retirement Jack Draper when he was leading 6-2 2-0. In the quarterfinals, the 19-year-old from El Palmar, who in case of victory in Indian Wells will return to number one in the world by overtaking Novak Djokovic, will face the Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime8 of the seeding, who saved 6 match points (3 consecutive on 0-40 5-6 in the third set and 3 more in a row from down 6-3 in the final tie-break) before beating 3-6 6-3 7 -6 the American Tommy Paul.

Men's singles eighth Carlos Alcaraz (ESP/N.1) b. Jack Draper (GBR) 6-2, 2-0 retirement; Félix Auger-Aliassime (CAN/N.8) b. Tommy Paul (US/#17) 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (8/6); Taylor Fritz (US/#4) bats Marton Fucsovics (HUN) 6-4, 6-3; Jannik Sinner (ITA/N.11) b. Stan Wawrinka (SUI) 6-1, 6-4; Daniil Medvedev (RUS/N.5) b. Alexander Zverev (GER/N.12) 6-7 (5/7), 7-6 (7/5), 7-5; Alejandro Davidovich (ESP/N.23) b. Christian Garín (CHI) 6-3, 6-4; Cameron Norrie (GBR/N.10) b. Andrey Rublev (RUS/#6) 6-2, 6-4; Frances Tiafoe (US/#14) b. Alejandro Tabilo (CHI) 6-4, 6-4

Women's single eighth ga Swiatek (POL/N.1) b. Emma Raducanu (GBR) 6-3, 6-1; Sorana Cirstea (ROM) b. Caroline Garcia (FRA/N.5) 6-4, 4-6, 7-5; Karolína Muchova (CZE) b. Markéta Vondrousova (CZE) 6-4, 6-7 (2/7), 6-4; Elena Rybakina (KAZ/N.10) b. Varvara Gracheva (RUS) 6-3, 6-0; Maria Sakkari (GRE/N.7) b. Karolína Plískova (CZE/N.17) 6-4, 5-7, 6-3; Petra Kvitova (CZE/N.15) b. Jessica Pegula (US/#3) 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (11/13); Cori Gauff (US/#6) b. Rebecca Peterson (SWE) 6-3, 1-6, 6-4; Aryna Sabalenka (BLR/#2) b. Barbora Krejcíkova (CZE/No.16) 6-3, 2-6, 6-4

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