“I wish Francis all the best and I am glad when he shows good results in tournaments. Of course, I am happy when I beat him. On the other hand, part of me is upset that he dropped out of the fight. He deserves to go far on the grid, he does a great job. He is a very good person. I’m sorry to deprive him of the chance to continue the fight in the tournament. At the same time, going out on the court, you just try to play tennis and win, “the press service of ATP cited Shapovalov.
For the 19-year-old Canadian, this is the third semi-final of the Masters in his career and the first – this season.