Italian Jannik Sinner wins the Australian Open by beating Russian Daniil Medvedev in 5 sets

Adriana Lima
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origin 1Italian Jannik Sinner wins the Australian Open males’s championship in Melbourne, January 28, 2024 ©Associated Press

(*5*)Rising Italian tennis star Jannik Skinner has been topped the males’s champion of this yr’s Australian Open, after beating Russian Daniil Medvedev in 5 sets 3-6 3-6 6-4 6-4 6-3.

(*5*)This is the first Grand Slam win for the 22-year-old Italian, who dropped only one set on his solution to the closing.

(*5*)Jannik was seeded fourth in the event and competing in his first main closing in Melbourne.

(*5*)The Italian made a formidable run to succeed in the Australian Open closing on Sunday, ending 10-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic’s 33-match profitable streak at Melbourne Park with a four-set semifinal win.

(*5*)Djokovic had by no means misplaced in Australia after reaching the closing 4.

(*5*)Medvedev gained the 2021 US Open title however has misplaced the different 4 main finals he has performed in, together with in Australia in 2021 and 2022.

(*5*)His comeback from two sets right down to beat Alexander Zverev in the semi-finals made him the first participant since Pete Sampras in 1995 to twice get well from two sets down en path to the closing in Australia.

(*5*)Our reporters are engaged on this story and can replace it as extra data turns into obtainable.

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