Carlos Alcaraz has stunned world number one Novak Djokovic

Madrid Open Semifinals Live: 19-year-old Carlos Alcaraz made history by reaching the semifinals of the Madrid Open by defeating world number one Novak Djokovic 6-7, 6-5, 7-6 in the semifinals. With the win, the Spaniard became the first player to defeat both Rafael Nadal and Djokovic in the same tournament on clay court. Follow the Madrid Open semifinal live and Djokovic vs Alcaraz live updates with InsideSport.IN

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Alcaraz started the game positive by breaking Djokovic in the first set. He continues to challenge the Serbs with great drop shots and great forehand winners. However, in the eighth game of the first set, Djokovic showed his class as he broke Alcaraz for the first time. Since then, the 20-time Grand Slam champion has gained momentum with the set going to the tie-breaker. Djokovic resisted the challenge from the teenager by winning the first set 6-5 in a tiebreaker.

In the second set, Alcaraz fought back and made a great comeback in the second set to take on world number one Novak Djokovic in the semifinals.

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As Alcarez looks for more dangerous players in the deciding set, Djokovic avoids break points in three of his service games. The Spaniard allowed a match point slip to 5-5, but the game went to a tie-breaker and this time, Alcaraz did not let it slip because he was determined to win a marathon three hours, 35 minutes.

With this victory, Alcaraz became the youngest player to reach the final of the Madrid Open.

Madrid Open semifinal live: Carlos Alcaraz beat world No. 1 Novak Djokovic by three sets to reach the final of the Madrid Open

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