Daniil Medvedev was eliminated in the fourth round at the Indian Wells Masters tournament in the night from Wednesday to Thursday (Dutch time).

The US Open champion lost in three sets to Grigor Dimitrov.

The 25-year-old Medvedev started the match well and won the first set, but had to leave the victory to the five-year-older Dimitrov after more than two hours of play: 6-4, 4-6 and 3-6.

For a long time, nothing seemed to be going on for Medvedev.

The Russian not only won the first set, but took a 4-1 lead in the second company.

However, the number two in the world started to make more and more mistakes, served less well and handed over the game.

Dimitrov will play against Hubert Hurkacz for a place in the semi-finals.

The Pole was already too strong for Aslan Karatsev (6-1 and 6-3).

The other quarterfinals are Diego Schwartzman-Cameron Norrie, Stefanos Tsitsipás-Nikoloz Basilashvili and Taylor Fritz-Alexander Zverev.

Tsitsipás and Zverev, the numbers three and four in the world ranking, were too strong for Alex de Minaur (6-7 (3), 7-6 (3) and 6-2) in their fourth round in the night from Wednesday to Thursday. ) and Gaël Monfils (6-1 and 6-3).

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and reigning champion Dominic Thiem are all not among them.

The foursome is not fit enough to participate in the prestigious tournament in the United States.

Victoria Azarenka reached the semifinals.

Victoria Azarenka reached the semifinals.

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Azarenka and Ostapenko to last four

For the women, Victoria Azarenka and Jeļena Ostapenko qualified for the semifinals, in which they meet.

Azarenka was too strong for Jessica Pegula 6-4 and 6-2 and Ostapenko got rid of Shelby Rogers (6-4, 4-6 and 6-3).

The other semi-final has not yet been announced.

That goes between the winners of the quarterfinal matches between Ons Jabeur and Anett Kontaveit and Angelique Kerber-Paula Badosa.

Also among the women, a lot of big names do not participate in Indian Wells.

Aryna Sabalenka tested positive for the corona virus and Ashleigh Barty and former winners Naomi Osaka and Serena Williams are also absent.

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