Miami Open: Dimitrov Defeats Zverev, Advances to Sinner Showdown, Secures Top 10 Ranking

Miami, March 30 – Grigor Dimitrov’s impressive win against Alexander Zverev at the Miami Open has set up a final showdown with Italian Jannik Sinner. Dimitrov’s victory also moved him to the 9th spot in the ATP Live Rankings, marking his return to the Top 10 after three years.

The Bulgarian defeated Zverev with a score of 6-4, 6-7(4), 6-4, securing a spot in his third ATP Masters 1000 event and his first in Miami. Dimitrov’s win over Zverev marked his 20th Top-5 victory and ended a seven-game losing streak in their head-to-head record.

Despite Zverev’s strong performance, Dimitrov displayed authority in the match, converting on both break points to claim the victory. The Bulgarian’s resilience and precision in crucial moments helped him secure the win and advance to the final against Jannik Sinner on Sunday.

Dimitrov expressed his satisfaction with the match, stating, “I played with a little bit more authority and was moving the ball very well.” His strategic play and ability to stay composed under pressure proved to be essential in overcoming Zverev’s challenge and clinching the win.

With the upcoming final against Sinner, Dimitrov will aim to continue his winning momentum and compete for the Miami Open title. The Italian holds a 2-1 lead in their ATP head-to-head, making the final clash an exciting prospect for tennis fans.


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