Shanghai Masters: Novak Djokovic beaten by Stefanos Tsitsipas in quarter-finals

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World number one Novak Djokovic was knocked out of the Shanghai Masters in the quarter-finals by seed Stefanos Tsitsipas.
Greek 21-year-old Tsitsipas came down – with dropped the three games in seven minutes – to overcome the defending champion 3-6 7-5 6-3.
He will play with Daniil Medvedev from the semi-finals after the Russian defeated Fabio Fognini 6-3 7-6 (7-4).
Victory supports Tsitsipas debut at the next months ATP Finals .
In addition, it marks the first time Tsitsipas has listed a win on the world number one.
Djokovic – who won the Japan Open last week – has never failed to generate the.
He now trails Rafael Nadal by 1,280 points from the struggle for year-end world number one.
Hed the high-quality tennis and he played quite well following his serve, that the 32-year-old Serb stated of entire number seven Tsitsipas.
He had been backing his serve up with very nice and aggressive initial shots at the rally.
I did not make him defend enough. I simply gave him sufficient time to actually dictate the drama from back of the court and that he deserved to win.
There was somebody out there that didnt that could do it and do it again
Analysis and view from the tennis correspondent of the BBC.
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