Davis Cup: Argentina one step to the final
September 16, 2011
Del Potro defeated Janko Tipsarevic 7-5, 6-3, 6-4. Thus Argentina get the two points in the first day of Davis’s semifinal, and it is one step to the final.
Tito Vazquez’s team got an advantage unthinkable after the victory of Nalbandian and Del Potro today.
In this sense the only question for the next games is the presence of Novak Djokovic. The team captain said: “We are very happy, but it is a rival to respect, there is still”
In an area much more quickly than expected Argentine players, “Delpo” knew accommodate rapidly and stood firm entry.
While the first set started evenly, quickly “Delpo” managed to get ahead quickly and ended with a tie break 6-5. With a 7-5 triple achieved in September that guaranteed him the first set.
The pressure exerted del Potro, standing firm and winning conclusively the second and third sets, he was so psychologically, with great pressure from local and physical.Tipsarevic called doctor and was bandaged left ankle.
In the last stroke the match was evenly but in the seventh game, Del Potro again make a difference, Serb broke serve. A few minutes later Del Potro ended the match.
Great match Del Potro, who showed a very good level and closed a day, dream, perfect and unexpected, leaving the Argentine team to a point of getting the ticket to the Davis Cup final.