The 22-time Grand Slam winner and two-time French Open champion Djokovic booked his semifinal spot via a victory over Russia’s Karen Kachanov in the quarter-finals on Tuesday (June 6).
The Serb was out of sorts for most part of the match, but came from behind to beat the Russian 4-6, 7-6(0), 6-2, and 6-4 in the quarter-finals match that lasted for three hours and 38 minutes to reach his 12th Roland Garros semifinal.
The top seed Alcaraz, on the other hand, progressed to the quarterfinal after a straight sets win over fifth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas. The Spaniard overcame the Greek 6-2, 6-1, 7-6 (5) in the quarterfinals match that lasted for 2 hours and 12 minutes.
Djokovic will now have a chance of getting closer to surpassing Rafael Nadal’s record for most grand slam titles, but standing in his way and the final is Nadal’s compatriot Alcaraz in the semifinal.
Here is all you need to know about the French Open 2023 Semi-Final, Djokovic vs Alcaraz from date, timing, head-to-head, telecast and live streaming info of the last 4 clash:
When is Carlos Alcaraz vs Novak Djokovic French Open 2023 Semi-Final match?
The French Open quarterfinal match between Djokovic and Alcaraz is scheduled to take place on Friday (June 9) on Court Philippe-Chartier Court at the Roland Garros Stadium in Paris, France.
What time will the Novak Djokovic vs Carlos Alcaraz French Open 2023 Semi-Final start?
The semi-final between Djokovic and Alcaraz is scheduled to take place on Court Philippe-Chartier on June 9. It’s the second match in the order of play and could approximately start around 6:15 PM IST.
Where and how to watch Alcaraz vs Djokovic French Open 2023 Semi-Final in India?
The match will be shown live on Sony Picture Sports Network (SPSN) – Sony Sports TEN 2, Sony Sports TEN 3, Sony Sports TEN 5 and Sony Sports TEN 4. The match can also be live streamed using Sony LIV app or website with a premium subscription.
Novak Djokovic vs Carlos Alcaraz Head to Head
The duo have met only once so far and it was at the 2022 Madrid Masters, where Carlos Alcaraz defeated Novak Djokovic in straight sets on clay court, but all three sets went down to the wire with two sets decided on tie breaks. Alcaraz won that match 7-6(5), 7-5, 7-6(5).
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