MS Dhoni, Kapil Dev Get pleasure from US Open Quarterfinals Between Carlos Alcaraz And Jannik Sinner. Watch | Tennis Information

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Former India captains Kapil Dev and MS Dhoni have been in attendance to observe the US Open quarterfinals between Carlos Alcaraz Garcia and Jannik Sinner on Thursday. Kapil and Dhoni have been noticed within the stands of the Arthur Ashe Stadium, and witnessed the five-set thriller between third seed Alcaraz and eleventh seed Sinner. Alcaraz defeated Sinner 6-3, 6-7 (7/9), 6-7 (0/7), 7-5, 6-3 to ebook his place within the US Open semifinals, the place he’ll face Frances Tiafoe of america.

Sony Sports activities Community took to Twitter and shared the video of Dhoni and Kapil sitting within the stands and watching the sport.

Within the video, well-known chef Vikas Khanna was additionally seen sitting beside Dhoni.

The match between Alcaraz and Sinner lasted 5hr 15min with the 19-year-old Spaniard popping out on high.

Alcaraz had edged previous Croatia’s Marin Cilic in one other five-set epic within the fourth spherical in a match that completed at 2.23am native time on Tuesday.

A crowd of some thousand die-hard spectators roared their appreciation for Alcaraz because the Spaniard collapsed to the Arthur Ashe Stadium courtroom in delight after a well-known victory over Sinner, the 21-year-old Italian eleventh seed.

“Truthfully, I nonetheless do not know I did it,” stated Alcaraz after a win which got here after he survived a match level within the fourth set.

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“I all the time say that you must consider in your self on a regular basis. Hope is the very last thing that you just lose. I simply believed in myself and believed in my recreation.”

Alcaraz later described the win as the very best efficiency of his profession.

“At 5 hours quarter-hour, from the primary ball to the final, there was immense high quality from each Jannik and me,” he stated.


“In all of the units there have been objectives and we have been very near profitable or shedding…it was a match that Jannik and I’ll keep in mind for the remainder of our lives.”

(With AFP Inputs)

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