Tennis: Jakub Menšík reaches first ATP Tour semi-final in Qatar

Czech tennis player Jakub Menšík has advanced to the semi-final at the WTA tournament in Doha after beating World. No 5 Andrey Rublev 6-4, 7-6. The 18-year-old Czech reached his maiden ATP Tour semi-final within one hour and 38 minutes and became the youngest player to defeat a Top-5 player since Carlos Alcaraz overcame Stefanos Tsitsipas at the US Open in 2021. He will next face Gael Monfils of France for a place in the finals.

Author: Ruth Fraňková