Miami Open: Carlos Alcaraz wins in straight sets to reach quarter-finals-ZoomTech News

Prime seed Carlos Alcaraz reached the Miami Open quarter-finals with an environment friendly straight-set win over Italy’s Lorenzo Musetti.

Spaniard Alcaraz, 20, received 6-3 6-3 and can play Poland’s Hubert Hurkacz or Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov subsequent.

Australian Open champion Jannik Sinner and Russian Daniil Medvedev each additionally progressed with straight-set victories.

Italy’s Sinner, 22, received 6-4 6-3 towards Christopher O’Connell, whereas Medvedev defeated Dominik Koepfer 7-6 (7-5) 6-0.

Indian Wells champion Alcaraz ensured he stays on target to finish the Sunshine Double – profitable the 2 prestigious American onerous courtroom tournaments in the identical season.

The 2022 Miami winner took a cushty first set towards Musetti with a double break and, after Musetti broke again within the seventh sport of set two, Alcaraz responded to that sole setback instantly earlier than serving out the match.

World quantity three Sinner, who triumphed in his first main closing in Melbourne in January, will play Czech Tomas Machac for a semi-final place.

Sinner had fallen a break of serve behind towards 66th-ranked Australian O’Connell however he reeled off 4 successive video games to show across the first set, earlier than hanging early within the second on his approach to clinching an finally easy victory.

Upcoming opponent Machac, who ended Briton Andy Murray’s hopes within the third spherical, beat Italy’s Matteo Arnaldi 6-3 6-3.

Fourth-ranked Medvedev’s win over German Koepfer arrange a gathering with Nicolas Jarry, after the twenty second seed surprised Norway’s world quantity eight Casper Ruud 7-6 (7-3) 6-3.

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