Madrid, Carlos Alcaraz relentless: Khachanov goes down

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Carlos Alcaraz in semifinals, defeated Russian Khachanov in two sets

Another convincing victory for Carlos Alcaraz in Madrid: the Spanish tennis player defeated Russian Karen Khachanov in two sets with 6-4 7-5 scores, qualifying for the semifinals of the Masters 1000, of which he is the title holder.

After a very balanced first set, the Murcia tennis player had a lapse in concentration finishing down 1-4 in the second. However, after nullifying two more break points in the sixth game, the world number 2 strung together five consecutive games turning the match around and closing with a score of 7-5.

Alcaraz will face the winner of the match between Altmaier and Coric in the semifinals.

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