Alexander Zverev won the Mutua Madrid Open 2021 thanks to a three-set victory against Matteo Berrettini, with the final score of 6(8)-7 6-4 6-3. After Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal, Roger Federer and Andy Murray, the German is the player with the highest number of ATP Masters 1000 titles among those in activity: in Spagan he won his 4th Masters title, his 15th career and the 2nd in season.
Already executioner of the Spanish champion Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem, who had broken his dream Slam at Flushing Meadows, the German also notes Matteo Berrettini in the notebook of the victims. The third Top 10 in the week.
Sascha plays a more orderly game overall. Although he needs to make up a set of disadvantage (after a crazy tie break) and almost three hours of play to enter the Madrid tournament's wall of champions for the second time.
He actually finishes 6-7 (8) 6-4 6-3. Few, however, the recriminations for the Italian number one, protagonist of a good final and a great tournament.