He wins the first point at the end of a grueling 17-stroke rally, but mixes in his 49th and 50th unforced errors to go down 15-30. Zverev wins the first point on Thiem’s serve, taking control of a 14-shot rally early and closing it out with a forehand volley winner. Thiem makes an unforced error for game point, but Zverev follows with a misfire of his own then a double fault for break point. Four unforced errors including a double fault. Two break points for Thiem. And he converts it, hitting a backhand up the line that Thiem can’t return into the court for a double-break lead! They’re finally both playing well at the same time and the level has risen to the caliber of a grand slam final. No sooner had Thiem clocked his third ace of the match to split sets than a row of lights momentarily went out in the upper reaches of the arena early in the third. He answers with a few winners for 40-30, but Zverev pushes it to deuce. Oh dear! Two break points for Zverev. "It was a tough battle, I wish you would have missed a bit more, so I could hold that trophy up, but here I am giving the runners-up speech.". They hold their next two service points and it’s 3-all at the change of ends. A tidy hold for Zverev, who is serving 78% in this fifth set after slipping to 52% in the fourth. Fifth-set tiebreaker: Zverev 6-8 Thiem. Fifth set: *Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 2-2 Thiem. “We started to know each other back in 2014 and developed straight away a great friendship, and 2016 our great rivalry started,” Thiem says. First published on Sun 13 Sep 2020 20.15 BST. Three years after Vogue magazine tabbed Thiem and Zverev as the sport’s next big stars in its September issue, one of them will finally break through for their first career major championship today. An urgent moment for Thiem as the unforced errors continue to creep back into the Austrian’s game. After getting pushed to 30-all on his serve, Thiem responds with his fastest serve of the day: a 109mph ace out wide for 40-30. Zverev pushes it to love-30 after following a Thiem unforced error with an overhand winner. Zverev is made to work on his serve, getting pushed to deuce. Zverev opens with two aces and a forehand winner and races out to 40-15. Zverev goes down 15-30 after another unforced error, but answers with a 131mph ace down the middle for 30-all. Um 22 Uhr spielen Alexander Zverev und Dominic Thiem um den Grand-Slam-Titel. Zverev vs Thiem : Many ACC and Big teams have embarked on their 2020 Tennis season on Sunday (see our watch guide and pick against the promotion). All you need is a funded account with bet365 or to have placed an online bet within 24 hours of the match, although you must note that geo restrictions may apply. This year's US Open finalists as photographed by Thibault Montamat for the September 2017 issue of Vogue. Third set to Thiem and the comeback is on! Be sure to read Kevin Mitchell’s full match report and thanks as always for following along with us. Zverev saves that one, then a third before finally breaking through on the fourth. He is attempting to complete only the fifth comeback from two sets down in a major final in the Open era. And Zverev converts with a sharp backhand from the baseline that Thiem can’t return into the court! Thiem is struggling with his first serve early: he’s only got two of 10 in so far and won three of 11 first-serve points. How to live stream Dominic Thiem v Alexander Zverev If you want to access the online Eurosport Player direct it’s £6.99 per month or £39.99 a year. He fights off another deuce point from there en route to another hold to stay out in front. Thiem in immediate control. Fourth set: Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 3-5 Thiem*. A stress-free hold for Zverev, who cracks a pair of 130mph aces down the middle along the way. Thiem breezes through his first straightforward service game since the very start of the match, going 110mph unreturnable, backhand winner at the net, 132mph ace down the middle, forehand passing winner to hold at love. The last two years haven’t been easy in my tennis career. The other four all took place at the French Open: Fifth set: Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 2-1 Thiem*. Watch extended highlights from Dominic Thiem vs Alexander Zverev in SF of Australian Open 2020. But Zverev then hits a forehand winner for break point and converts it with an assist from Thiem’s 13th unforced error. Dominic Thiem vs. Alexander Zverev - Match Highlights (SF) | Australian Open 2020. Fourth set: *Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 2-3 Thiem. He'll now serve for his first grand slam title! Thiem becomes the first player to come from two sets down in the championship match at the US Open since 1949, back when it was known as the US Championships, when Richard “Pancho” Gonzales won 16-18, 2-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 over American countryman Fred Schroeder Jr. "I wish we could have two winners today. After crunching a 111mph ace out wide for 30-15, he makes an unforced error off the forehand, gets passed at the net by a blistering Zverev backhand then double-faults to donate the game to Zverev. Fifth set: *Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 5-5 Thiem. It’s not over yet! But Zverev saves them both, then holds easily from there. The. Thiem pushes it to 30-all, then stakes a massive break-point chance at 30-40 when Zverev makes another unforced error. Two set points for Thiem and he only needs the first, with Zverev chipping in his 32nd unforced error from the baseline. Fourth set: Dominic Thiem 3-6 6-4 7-6(3) *1-1 Alexander Zverev: Zverev follows with a businesslike hold of his own to open his account in set four. Radio: 8pm-11pm – Medvedev vs Zverev on BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra Tuesday 17 November TV: 2pm-4.30pm – Nadal vs Thiem on BBC Two, BBC iPlayer, BBC Sport website and mobile app Zverev opens with his sixth double fault of the afternoon. Fifth set: Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 6-6 Thiem. Thiem becomes the first player do it away from Roland Garros. Thiem holds comfortably to start with Zverev chipping in three unforced errors from the baseline, all off the forehand side. Thiem breaks in eighth game of fourth set! Dominic Thiem wins 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (6)! Thiem holds comfortably to stay on serve. "I want to thank my parents," he said, before being overcome with emotion. Zverev's dodgy second serve was once again on show, a 124kph second serve at 15-30 highlighting just how nervous he was. Fourth set: Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6 Thiem. "All the feels right now @ThiemDomi I #USOpen pic.twitter.com/gCAbMGwzH8, “I wish you would have missed a little bit more, so I could have been holding that trophy up,” an emotional Zverev says during the trophy presentation. Zverev opens with a forehand winner, but Thiem rattles off three points (including a forehand passing winner at the end of a highlight-reel 18-shot rally) to earn a pair of break-point chances. The players have different games — Thiem wields heavier groundstrokes and a two-handed backhand, whereas Zverev is backed by one of the best two-handed backhands in the sport. But Zverev slams the door shut, pounding a forehand winner for set point then following with a forehand early in the rally that Thiem can’t get back over the net. That concludes our coverage of the US Open men's final, don't forget to visit wwos.com.au for more from an amazing match! Serving at 30-all, he makes another double fault to give Zverev a break-point chance. pic.twitter.com/47ZeBopPcm. Thiem then slots a gorgeous forehand passing winner on Zverev’s serve to go a minibreak up! "Congratulations Dominic on the first of many grand slam titles, this is not the only one," he said. Thiem winning 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 in four hours and one minute. We both deserved it. And Thiem settles a 10-ball rally with a forehand volley winner to get one of the breaks back. But Zverev pounds a backhand winner from the baseline on the next point for deuce and then Thiem makes his third double fault for another break-point chance. A-Thiem: Dominic locks in date with Djokovic Video 31 Jan 20. Thiem will be playing for a major championship on a hard court for the first time at the Australian Open after losing the last two French Open finals to Rafael Nadal. Zverev vs. Thiem en vivo: LA PREVIA El tenista austriaco Dominic Thiem derrotó el último viernes 11 de septiembre en tres sets al ruso Daniil Medvedev. This is also the youngest grand slam final since Djokovic, then 24, faced Nadal, 25, in the 2012 Australian Open final – and assures us the first ever major champion born in the 1990s and 63 straight born in the 80s. Thiem holds from love-15 down, closing it out witth a 104mph ace to keep the scoreboard pressure on Zverev. It’s the 23-year-old Zverev’s first major final and the 27-year-old Thiem’s fourth after losses to Rafael Nadal at the last two French Open and a defeat to Novak Djokovic in the Australian Open earlier this year. Zverev will serve for the set after the change of ends. He’s won 13 straight points on his serve and is two points from the set. Thiem responds with a volley winner but Zverev wins the next point for 15-40 and two break points. Dominic Thiem finally claimed his first Grand Slam title with a stunning comeback to beat the fifth seed Alexander Zverev 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6(6) at the US Open final. "You're going to make your parents proud. In the meantime here’s Kevin Mitchell’s lookahead to today’s match. Thiem is pushed to deuce but holds from there. @AlexZverev | #USOpen pic.twitter.com/3TChKtkLys. Fourth set: Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 1-1 Thiem*. Thiem can barely move here, so you'd think it's advantage Zverev. He improved his first-serve rate to 74% in the third set from 68% in the second and 37% in the first. Dominic Thiem is in the Will it be Thiem's time? A big chance for Thiem. After going down love-30, he wins the next point from the baseline and follows with a 112mph ace for 30-all. Fourth set: Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 2-2 Thiem*. Thiem makes a bit of headway on Zverev’s serve winning the opening point then going ahead 15-30 on a Zverev double fault. Alexander Zverev vs Dominic Thiem US Open Final live streaming: When and where to watch Zverev vs Thiem online. Thiem rolls to an uneventful hold from love-15 down. He quickly goes down love-30 on his serve. Back on serve in the fifth. 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Clearly feeling the nerves with the championship on his racket, Zverev makes a pair of unfroced errors off the forehand side to go down love-30, then one off the backhand for 15-40. We may have just seen the decisive game of this championship, with Zverev breaking for a 5-3 lead! But Thiem digs in, following a 109mph unreturnable serve with a forehand winner from the baseline and a volley winner to hold. Thiem then double-faults for 15-30 then makes an unforced error early in a rally for 15-40. Back on serve in the breaker with Zverev serving at 5-6. Alexander Zverev gegen Dominic Thiem live im TV und im Livestream und Liveticker: Heute, 13. Zverev will have a second chance to serve out the set after the change of ends. But I think he has a chance. Zverev's first trip to a major semifinal came in January at the Australian Open, where he was eliminated by Thiem, who leads their head-to-head series 7-2. Zverev opens with a 132mph unreturnable serve, but double-faults for 15-all. Thiem converted break point with a nice forehand volley winner, but for the most part that game was all about what Zverev did wrong--mainly the miss of an … He holds the first of his two service points for 6-all and the players will change ends again. It was time for the decisive fight at the US Open. elcome to the Evening Standard’s LIVE coverage of the US Open, as attention turns to the men’s singles final. So now there will be a Thiem vs. Zverev final between two members of the 20-something set long seen as capable of winning Grand Slam titles. Watch the Stan Original film A Sunburnt Christmas now on Stan. Intensity turned pic.twitter.com/A2WVzIHYzH. Thiem holds the next point, but then Zverev gives the minibreak back with his 14th double fault of the match for 2-all. Thiem looked to have done the hard work, winning two tough points after being 0-30 down, but a missed forehand gave Zverev the break point and he was able to convert. The German has staked a commanding two-sets-to-none lead and is one set from becoming the youngest men’s grand slam champion since Juan Martin del Porto won the 2009 US Open title aged 20. And then Zverev double-faults again! Here’s a look at how they compare. Zverev opens with a 133mph ace down the middle followed by a forehand winner that paints the line for 30-love. Fifth set: Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 5-4 Thiem*. Thiem opens with a double fault and his 43rd unforced error to go down love-30 on his seerve. Massive points forthcoming as a break would give Zverev a chance to serve for the match. Zverev is two points from the finish line. Thiem, so shaky on serve all day, needed a straightforward hold to consolidate the break and that’s just what he conjures, holding at love. Online bookmaker bet365 is offering all eligible customers the chance to watch the US Open final between Thiem and Zverev. As mentioned, he is looking to win his first major title in his fourth appearance in a final. Zverev, who chipped in his eighth and ninth unforced errors along the way, will serve to stay in the set after the changeover. When does Zverev vs Thiem start? He took a … Eurosport zeigt das Match live im TV bei Eurosport 1 und im Eurosport Player. He can also become the first German man to win a major since Boris Becker at the 1996 Australian Open and would join Becker as only the second man from Germany to win the US Open. Finally, Thiem escapes with the hold and Zverev will look to serve out the set. Thiem can become only the second Austrian grand slam champion after Thomas Muster, the 1995 French Open champion. A big chance for Thiem here. “It's more difficult [to beat Djokovic]. "This is tough, I'm sure they're sitting at home, even though I lost I'm sure they're proud, and I hope one day I can bring the trophy home.". Thiem serving to stay in the tournament. Zverev breezes through a service game sandwiched by his 14th and 15th aces. Thiem was erratic, but aggressive, while Zverev was in a fog, still unsure of how to get past that final barrier and close out a Slam final. Tennis fans in the UK and Ireland can catch the Zverev vs Thiem US Open Men's Final live stream for free on Amazon Prime Video. "I couldn't believe until I was here that this event was going to happen, I think we all deserve hopefully a normal US Open in 2021, with full grounds again. We’re back on serve in the third. He hit 16 winners against six unforced errors, winning 92% first-serve points and seven of eight points at the net. Djokovic will have to have his A-game on if he's to pick up his 17th Grand Slam title. Fans can also watch the live streaming of the match on the SonyLIV app and website. Forecast for the match ATP US Open (September 13, 2020) Zverev – Tim: will the scenario of the last face-to-face meeting of the players repeat themselves? But he saves it after getting the best of Zverev in an 11-shot baseline rally, then holds from there. Zverev breaks in fifth game of second set! Thiem wins the first point on Zverev’s serve, but follows with a forehand volley winner at the end of a spectacular 25-shot rally for 15-all. Thiem saves the first with a 111mph first serve that Zverev can’t get back into play, but Zverev pounds his 52nd winner off the forehand to conver the second and force a fifth-set tiebreaker! Thiem is the first male to win his maiden grand slam championship since Marin Cilic at the 2014 US Open, and he becomes the 150th grand slam champion of all-time. Thiem breezes to a love hold and he’s leveled the match from two sets down. Zverev breaks in third game of first set! Fifth set: *Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 5-3 Thiem. Thiem is pushed to 30-all on his serve but holds comfortably from there. Welcome to Wide World of Sports LIVE coverage of the men's US Open Final between Dominic Thiem and Alexander Zverev. [Live/StreamS]! Thiem escapes with the hold from there, winning a couple of commanding points from the baseline. Another love hold for the dialed-in Zverev, including a 124mph ace down the pipe. Zverev holds the point, but now Thiem has the match on his racket serving at 5-4. A disastrous service game for Zverev to open the deciding set. We’re definitely on the way up and one day we are going to lift that trophy up together.”, Nothing but class from @AlexZverev after an incredible match pic.twitter.com/U8X3W2gP2n. 4th. Today’s match was only the fifth comeback win from two sets down in a major final in the Open era (since 1969). Tennis Australia's plan of how they intend to host the Australian Open amid the global pandemic has been revealed. Thiem couldn't convert the first break point, but made no mistake with the second, and we're back on serve! ZÁPAS. Dominic Thiem is a grand slam champion, outlasting Alex Zverev is five sets! Dominic Thiem and Alexander Zverev are well into their ATP Head2Head rivalry, one that promises to thrill fans for years to come. It’s not over yet! Faced with the pressure of serving at 30-30, Thiem comes up with two unbelievable forehands to close out the game, and level the fifth set at 5-5. Thiem falls behind love-30 and Zverev is two points from a commanding two-sets-to-none lead. Now it’s Thiem who gets tight with a chance to consolidate the break and pull away. Another economical love hold for Thiem, who’s won 12 of 13 points on his serve in this set. Fourth set: *Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 1-2 Thiem. US Open 2020, Finale: Zverev gegen Thiem LIVE im TV, Stream, Ticker DANKE an den Sport. Zverev breaks in second game of fifth set! “But here I am giving the runner-up speech.”, He continues: “I obviously want to thank my team for sticking with me. You’re going to make it, 100%, make your parents proud.”. Fifth set: *Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 3-3 Thiem. Thiem saves them with a pair of big serves that Zverev can’t get back into play, but earns a third break chance a moment later ... and this time converts it when Thiem overcooks a forehand from the baseline. Follow the News18 Sports' live blog on the US Open men's singles semi-finals, which will start with Zverev and Carreno Busta and will be followed by Thiem and Medvedev. Zverev rattles off three quick points but then double faults for deuce. Dominic Thiem is a grand slam champion, winning the US Open in a five-set marathon. He rattles off two quick points before spraying a backhand wide for 30-all. Thiem has won three games on the trot and will serve for the title after the changeover! Zverev saves the first with a 128mph serve that Thiem can’t return into play, but Zverev nets on a serve-and-volley on the second and we’re back on serve in the fifth! Mon 14 Sep 2020 02.14 BST More trouble for Thiem as he quickly goes down love-30 on his serve with his third and fourth unforced errors. Zverev is the youngest men’s grand slam finalist since Novak Djokovic, who was also 23 years old when he reached the 2010 US Open final. A dangerous moment for Thiem, who goes down love-15 then 15-40 on his serve. Thiem goes down love-30 for a second straight service game. Thiem pushes it to 30-all on Zverev’s serve, then Zverev makes a seventh double fault ot give Thiem an immediate chance to break back. Eurosport.de bietet einen Liveticker zum Finale in Flushing Meadows. Dominic Thiem has become the first player since Pancho Gonzales in 1949 to win a US Open final after dropping the first two sets. Those differences have made for fun rallies and close, compelling matches. He then mixes in a double fault before Thiem wins the next point for 30-all, opening the door. Thiem holds at love to open the fourth. Thiem slots a forehand passing winner to nose ahead love-15 on Zverev’s serve, but mixes in an unforced error off the backhand deep into a rally for 15-all. The Australian Open will start on February 8 after plans were signed off to meet quarantine regulations. The Austrian is serving at only 37% and winning 29% of the second-serve points. But he digs in for three quick points (including a spectacular forehand winner down the line for 15-30) followed by a 113mph ace out wide to escape with the hold. Zverev misses a forehand to hand Thiem the break, and he'll now serve for the title at 6-5 in the fifth set. A far better start than in Friday’s semi-final. This match has had just about everything, as Dominic Thiem breaks back! Thiem Beats Zverev to Book Final vs Djokovic| Dominic Thiem beats Alexander Zverev 3-6, 6-4, 7-6(3), 7-6(4) to book his place in the final of the Australian Open against defending champion Novak Djokovic . "This is one that these two are never going to forget. Thiem responds with a forehand overhand winner and drop-shot winner for 30-all, but nets a backhand from a step inside the baseline to go break point down. September, stehen sich der Deutsche und der Österreicher im Endspiel der US Open in New York gegenüber. Thiem remains ranked number three in the world, but he's now hot on the heels of second-placed Rafael Nadal, as we head to Europe for an abbreviated clay court season and of course the French Open at the end of the month. Zverev breaks in seventh game of first set! Fourth set: *Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 0-1 Thiem. Bryan will be here shortly. A brisk 49-second service game and he’s won the last 11 points on his serve. “We made great things happen on the court and off the court. Thiem breaks in eighth game of second set! Thiem rattles off three quick points but sprays another forehand for deuce. Yet another netted forehand by Thiem gives Zverev a set point. Thiem has now hit 19 winners against 32 unforced errors, compared to 31 winners and 25 miscues for Zverev. Wird verlinkt mit den Zverev A. vs. Thiem D. Video-Highlights, die im Medien-Tab gesammelt sind, für die beliebtesten Spiele, sobald das Video auf Videoplattformen, wie Youtube oder Dailymotion, erscheint. Get updates on all activities throughout the day… The live scores and updates for the game can be followed on the ATP's website and social media pages. Today’s showdown between two of the tour’s most promising young talents of the past few years will see a first-time grand slam champion on the men’s side for the first time since Marin Cilic won the 2014 US Open. Alexander Zverev squandered two sets to love lead vs. Thiem in New York. The 23-year-old German is swinging freely, his forehand averaging 83mph off the ground. Zverev saves it, but makes an unforced backhand error on the next point to give Thiem a second look at a break. Available for everyone, funded by readers. Thiem then hits a forehand passing winner after a 13-stroke rally for double championship point. He’s two points from a break that would force a fifth-set tiebreaker. We’re headed to a decider! Zverev flies through another service game, hittting three unreturnable serves and a forehand volley winner. Fifth set: Zverev 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 5-6 Thiem*. ⏰@ThiemDomi | #USOpen pic.twitter.com/8hbq4ITAoF. A window of opportunity for Thiem after he pounds a pair of forehand passing winners on Zverev’s serve for love-30. The tie is expected to … A 12-shot rally follows and it’s Thiem who blinks, misfiring off the forehand. He goes down love-15 and 15-40 and is quickly broken from there. Zverev makes an absolute mess of that service game and gets broken for the first time all day. Thiem wins 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 to capture first major title, Austrian becomes youngest men’s major champion since 2009, 1974 French Open – Borg def Orantes, 2–6, 6–7, 6–0, 6–1, 6–1, 1984 French Open – Lendl def McEnroe, 3–6, 2–6, 6–4, 7–5, 7–5, 1999 French Open – Agassi def Medvedev, 1–6, 2–6, 6–4, 6–3, 6–4, 2004 French Open – Gaudio def Coria, 0–6, 3–6, 6–4, 6–1, 8–6, 2020 US Open – Thiem def Zverev, 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6, 1974 Borg def Orantes, 2–6, 6–7, 6–0, 6–1, 6–1, 1984 Lendl def McEnroe, 3–6, 2–6, 6–4, 7–5, 7–5, 1999 Agassi def Medvedev, 1–6, 2–6, 6–4, 6–3, 6–4, 2004 Gaudio def Coria, 0–6, 3–6, 6–4, 6–1, 8–6. Thiem wins the next point when Zverev makes an unforced error but he holds comfortably from there. Dominic Thiem looks to be struggling physically with cramps, and he can't serve it out. He’s able to hold from there, however, putting the scoreboard pressure back on Zverev.