Shanghai Masters champion Daniil Medvedev's unique style of play has not been seen before on the ATP Tour, according to Alexander Zverev.
Alexander Zverev was unable to halt the progress of Daniil Medvedev in the final of the Shanghai Masters.
After easing past Matteo Berrettini in the last four, Alexander Zverev will meet Daniil Medvedev in the final of the Shanghai Masters.
A point deduction highlighted Roger Federer's frustration in Friday's loss to Alexander Zverev, who impressed the Swiss maestro.
The Shanghai Masters trophy will have a new name engraved upon it after Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer were dumped out.
Roger Federer was not his usual composed self in Friday's three-set loss to Alexander Zverev, with the Swiss docked a point.
A battling Dominic Thiem ousted Karen Khachanov to set up a showdown with Stefanos Tsitsipas in Beijing.
Dominic Thiem is into the China Open semi-finals after beating Andy Murray in the Brit's first last-eight singles clash of the year.
Alexander Zverev has won just one title this season, a poor return by his recent standards, but he sped into the China Open last eight.
Playing as the second seed in Beijing, Alexander Zverev began his China Open campaign with a straight-sets win over Frances Tiafoe.