Dominic Thiem beats Jannik Sinner for the second time in a week in Berlin. The Austrian and the Italian clashed in the 2 bett1ACES events on grass and on Sunday on hard courts. Dominic won in straight sets on both occasions. On grass, he defeated Jannik 6-3 7-6 (5) while on hard courts he won 6-4 6-2 in an interesting location inside the Hangar 6 at Tempelhof Airport in Berlin.
Dominic was the big star of this double competition as he won both legs on grass. Before beating Sinner in the hangar, Dominic defeated Berrettini 6-7 (4) 6-4, 10-8 in the final on grass.
It seems more and more clear that Dominic is getting ready in the right shape to win something important. What about the upcoming US Open?
Dominic Thiem in 2020
At the moment ranked no.3 (career-high), Thiem played his last match on the 22nd of February when he surrendered to Gianluca Mager 7-64 7-5 in the quarter in Rio De Janeiro.
Dominic Thiem’s best accomplishment of the current season was reaching the final at the Australian Open.
Jannik Sinner in 2020
Ranked no.73, the Italian played his last match on the 5th of March when he capitulated to Denis Kudla 6-3 6-74 6-2 in the 3rd round of the Indian Wells Challenger.
Dominic Thiem and Jannik Sinner have never played each other.