Daniil Medvedev defeated Stefanos Tsitsipas in the Shanghai Masters after a hard-fought 7-6, 7-5 win in the Shanghai Masters.

It was a neck-to-neck game with both players holding on to their serve all the way through to the 11th tiebreak point.

Third-seed Medvedev from Russia claimed victory and wrapped up the win in 99 minutes.

Medvedev had previously knocked out Djokovic, the defending champ in three sets in the quarterfinals.

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Medvedev is now set to face Zverev on Sunday as the two 24-and-under competitors battle for the Masters 1000 title.