Thiem had lost in his three previous Grand Slam finals. Zverev was playing in his first. SUNDAY’S WEATHER Partly cloudy. High of 72 degrees Fahrenheit (22 degrees Celsius). SUNDAY’S MEN’S FINAL No. 2 Dominic Thiem beat No. 5 Alexander Zverev 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (6).
STAT OF THE DAY 27 — Age of Dominic Thiem, making him the youngest Grand Slam champion since Marin Cilic was 25 when he won the 2014 U.S. Open and the first born in the 1990s. QUOTE OF THE DAY “I hope that everybody, my family, especially my grandparents, made it well through the match. It was not easy for them for sure." — Thiem.
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