Matteo Berrettini outlasts Gael Monfils 3-6 6-3 6-2 3-6 7-65 in the quarter in New York on Wednesday after winning a huge battle. Berrettini will engage against Rafael Nadal in the semifinal.

Score, report, and key facts

1st set.

Both players managed to hold their serve for the entire set. The only difference was just 1 break that the French Player conquered in the 6th game (4-2) before winning the set (6-3).

2nd set.

Monfils enjoyed quite a good start of the set after breaking Berrettini in the 1st game (1-0). Nevertheless, Berrettini succeeded in coming back to break Monfils in the 4th (2-2) and in the 8th (5-3) game before winning the set (6-3).

3rd set.

Berrettini in this set was too strong for Gael and for that reason he won 6-2 after breaking the French Player in the 3rd (2-1) and in the 7th (5-2) game.

4th set.

The set was pretty even as both sides managed to hold the serve. The only difference was 1 break that the French Player conquered in the 4th game (3-1) before winning the set (6-3).

5th set.

The 5th set random the deciding set was a thriller.

Berrettini started the set in the best possible way after breaking Monfils in the 2nd game (2-0). Yet, the set was not over yet and there was more work to do for Berrettini to win the set as Monfils succeeded in breaking back in the 3rd (1-2) and in the 9th (4-5) game. The Italian maintained his cool before winning the set at the breaker at 5.

1st
Berrettini
Monfils
3-6
3
6
3
5
2
5
2
4
2
3
2
2
1
2
1
1
0
1
2nd
Berrettini
Monfils
6-3
6
3
5
3
4
3
3
3
3
2
2
2
1
2
0
2
0
1
3rd
Berrettini
Monfils
6-2
6
2
5
2
4
2
3
2
3
1
2
1
1
1
0
1
4th
Berrettini
Monfils
3-6
3
6
3
5
2
5
2
4
1
4
1
3
1
2
1
1
0
1
5th
Berrettini
Monfils
7-6
7
6
6
6
6
5
5
5
5
4
5
3
5
2
4
2
3
2
2
2
2
1
2
0
1
0

Statistics

At the end of the match, Matteo scored 165 points vs. Gael’s 159 points.

Berrettini fired 15 aces and he committed 6 double faults. Matteo won this match even if he was struggling in finding the solution in converting his break points because he converted only 35% (6/17). On the other side, the French Player was not so effective in converting his break points as he converted only 33% of his break points (5/15). That was one of the key issues for his defeat.

After this encounter, the head to head between Berrettini and Monfils is 1-0 for Matteo.

Highlights Matteo Berrettini vs. Gael Monfils U.S. Open – New York

Berrettini’s Interview

Next Match: Matteo Berrettini vs. Rafael Nadal – stats

Berrettini will square off with Nadal in the semifinal.

There is no head to head record between Matteo Berrettini and Rafael Nadal since this will be the first time that they will square off in the main tour.

Matteo Berrettini in New York

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Tennis Scores at the Us Open

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