German tennis player Alexander Zverev on Wednesday qualified for his first grand slam semifinals in the 2020 Australian Open.
Zverev came back from a 1-0 deficit against his Swiss opponent Stanislas Wawrinka to bag his final four ticket in Melbourne.
The 22-year-old won the match 3-1 with 1-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 sets to eliminate the 2014 Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka at Rod Laver Arena.
Ranked 7th worldwide, Zverev’s best showing in grand slams were back-to-back quarterfinals in the 2018 and 2019 French Open.
The grand slams are the four major tennis tournaments held annually: the Australian Open, French