Stefanos Tsitsipas reaches maiden Grand Slam semifinal

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Stefanos Tsitsipas beat Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut in four sets to continue his superb run in Melbourne and reach the Australian Open Grand Slam semi-finals.
Any suggestion of a 'Federer hangover' was dismissed by Tsitsipas, who confirmed just simply why he's deemed among the hottest young prospects in tennis.
At 20 years and 168 days, Tsitsipas is the youngest man to attain the last four of a Grand Slam since Djokovic at the 2007 US Open tournament.
Tsitsipas turned into the first Greek player to exceed the fourth round of a Grand Slam when he knocked out six-time winner Roger Federer to attain the quarterfinals.
The 20-year-old was too informal and his attention amounts dipped before another time violation when serving appeared to refocus him.
He is the youngest guy to attain the last four in Melbourne since Roddick in 2003.
But the Greek taken care of immediately break twice from 4-2 down, hitting 18 winners and picking up 90% of the points on his first serve in the first setup.
However, the Greek won the ultimate five points and when Bautista Agut gave a forehand, Tsitsipas fell to the pitch in disbelief.
Bautista Agut's fighting spirit, which forced the match to a fourth set tie-break, was usual of his attitude through the entire event.
The Spaniard defetead Britain's Andy Murray in the initial game before slamming out 10th seed Karen Khachanov and 2018 finalist Marin Cilic on his way to the last eight.
Three of his four victories had come in five sets and though there were no obvious displays of tiredness, it had been bound to eventually meet up with him.
But after leading 4-2 in each of the first three models against Tsitsipas, he will feel it was a missed chance to advance to a first Grand Slam semi-final.