Lorenzo Musetti defeated top seed Carlos Alcaraz; Hamburg won the European Open

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Lorenzo Musetti needed six match points to beat top seed Carlos Alcaraz 6-4, 6-7 (6, 6-4) in the final on Sunday. Hamburg European Open,

20 year old italian Won his first Tour-level title in 2 hours, 47 minutes.

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Lorenzo Musetti of Italy, right, holds the trophy after beating Carlos Alcaraz of Spain, at the Hamburg Tennis Tournament, Germany, Sunday July 24, 2022.
(Daniel Bockwold/DPA via AP)

Alcaraz was aiming to improve his 5-0 record in the final and was chasing his fifth title this year alone after victories in Madrid, Barcelona, ​​Miami and Rio de Janeiro.

19 year old Spaniard Went 5–3 in the second set and saved five match points to take Hamburg to the final in the third set.

But Musetti did not fold and the number 62 player from Carrara, Italy, finally took the opportunity to ask for the sixth time.

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Lorenzo Musetti of Italy returns the ball to Carlos Alcaraz of Spain during the final match of the Hamburg Tennis Tournament, Germany, Sunday 24 July 2022.

Lorenzo Musetti of Italy returns the ball to Carlos Alcaraz of Spain during the final match of the Hamburg Tennis Tournament, Germany, Sunday 24 July 2022.
(Daniel Bockwold/DPA via AP)

American Bernarda Pera defeated top seed Annette Kontaveit on Saturday to win the women’s final.