It comes down to Dominic Thiem and Alexander Zverev playing for the men's singles title at the 2020 U.S. Open. Friday night's semifinals produced two high-intensity, drama-filled matches with two matches that looked like toss-ups until the very end.
Austria's Dominic Thiem becomes the fifth Tennis player in the open era to win a Grand Slam final after being two sets down. Thiem clinched his first ever Grand Slam title after defeating 2-6 4-6 6-4 6-3 7-6(6) in the U.
It took him a while to get going — in fact, almost too long — but Dominic Thiem picked up his first Grand Slam title on Sunday night. Thiem, after dropping into a 2-0 hole early, rallied all the way back to beat Alexander Zverev in a fifth-set tiebreak to win the US Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium.
It may have been a straight-set win over Daniil Medvedev in the US Open semifinals, but it was anything but easy for Dominic Thiem. The 27-year-old Austrian fought through an apparent ankle injury to top Medvedev 6-2,
Dominic Thiem became the first man in 71 years to win the U.S. Open after dropping the first two sets of the final. Thiem earned his first Grand Slam title Sunday with a 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (6) comeback victory against Alexander Zverev.