US Open: Alexander Zverev went two sets and a break up in his first Grand Slam final before losing in five sets to Austria's Dominic Thiem.
Dominic Thiem came into the US Open final having lost to Novak Djokovic in the final of the Australian Open earlier this year. He also lost in the final of the French Open in 2018 and 2019, both times to Rafael Nadal.
Dominic Thiem beat Alexander Zverev 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (8/6) to win the US Open men's singles title.
Dominic Thiem and Alexander Zverev are both looking to bag a breakthrough first Grand Slam title when they face off behind closed doors in the US Open final on Sunday.
Dominic Thiem will face Alexander Zverev in the US Open final after crushing Russia's Daniil Medvedev in straight sets in the semis.
Alexander Zverev came back from two sets down to defeat Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta and set up his first ever Grand Slam final.
Second seed Dominic Thiem bulldozed Australia's Alex de Minaur in straight sets Wednesday to reach the US Open semi-finals.
Sumit Nagal's US Open dream ended as he went down to Dominic Thiem, but not before impressing his rival.
Dominic Thiem celebrated turning 27 by defeating Sumit Nagal 6-3, 6-3, 6-2 to advance to the third round of the US Open.
Sumit Nagal became the first Indian since 2013 to reach the second round of a Grand Slam men's singles event.
Sumit Nagal defeated American Bradley Klahn 6-1, 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 in the men's singles first round at the US Open.
Novak Djokovic, who pulled out of doubles with a sore neck on Sunday, made it through to the round of 16 despite the ailment, for which he received treatment on court.
After pulling out of the US Open, Nick Kyrgios has said that there is a very "slim chance" of him playing in this year's French Open.
Dominic Thiem played in the Belgrade leg of last month's ill-fated tournament organised by world number one Novak Djokovic.
Alexander Zverev and Nick Kyrgios were slated to join Dominic Thiem at an exhibition tournament from July 13-19 in Berlin.
The United States has seen an alarming resurgence of new coronavirus cases.
Dominic Thiem took part in the Belgrade leg of the exhibition event organised by Novak Djokovic, where matches were played in front of thousands of fans, earning a storm of criticism.
Alexander Zverev was heavily criticised after viral footage emerged of him partying in a busy bar despite pledging to "follow self-isolating guidelines" after playing in Novak Djokovic's coronavirus-hit Adria Tour.