Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov returns the lost positions. The main draw of a major tournament in Cincinnati Ukrainian broke through a sieve of qualification, however, its results will make a rapid jump up. When he reached the semi-finals, Dolgopolov has already earned about 150 thousand dollars and 360 points in the rating. This will allow him to return not only in the top 50, but also, in certain circumstances, and in the top 40 (with the current 66th place).
In the quarterfinals Dolgopolov confidently defeated the sixth racket of the tournament, Tomas Berdych. The turning point occurred in the fifth game, when the score was 2:2 Ukrainian took the opponent’s serve. Brought the score to 5:2, and won the set 6:4. The second was given it even easier – 6:2.
For reaching the final of the Ukrainian will play with the first racket of the world Novak Djokovic. In the four previous meetings between the rivals has always won a Serb, but this year in Miami Alexander gave battle- 6:7, 7:5, 6:0.