- Category: Sports
- Created: Friday, 19 May 2017 10:10
- Written by CBC Sports
Canadian falls to Alexander Zverev in straight sets
CBC Sports Posted: May 19, 2017 10:10 AM ET Last Updated: May 19, 2017 10:10 AM ET
Milos Raonic was ousted from the Italian Open after falling to 16th-seeded German Alexander Zverev in the quarter-finals Friday morning in Rome.
Zverev had no trouble with the Thornhill, Ont., native in his 7-6(4), 6-1 victory. It was their first match against each other.
Zverev will take on American John Isner in the semifinals.
Raonic now awaits the French Open, which begins May 28.