London (dpa) - Two days after his victory against Roger Federer, the Austrian tennis professional Dominic Thiem has also beaten Novak Djokovic at the ATP Finals and reached the semi-finals for the first time.

The 26-year-old French Open finalist defeated the World Ranking Second from Serbia in a high-class match with 6: 7 (5: 7), 6: 3, 7: 6 (7: 5). On Thursday it comes so in the duel between Federer and Djokovic for direct playoff for the semi-finals. Italian Matteo Berrettini has no chance of progress after two defeats. Most recently, Federer and Djokovic faced each other in the Wimbledon final, which the Serb won.

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