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    American Taylor Fritz has saved two match points to upset world number four Alexander Zverev and reach the Indian Wells tennis masters quarterfinals in California

    American Taylor Fritz has saved two match points to upset world number four Alexander Zverev and reach the Indian Wells tennis masters quarterfinals in California


    Fritz rallied from 2-5 down in the third and deciding set to wrap up a 4-6, 6-4, 7-3 victory.

    he'll face Nikoloz Basilashvili in the semifinals who earlier stunned second seed Stefanos Tsitsipas.

    Meanwhile, New Zealand's Michael Venus takes part in the doubles semifinals later this afternoon.

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