Dominic Thiem bounces back against Stefanos Tsitsipas to win China Open
Austrian top seed recovered from a set and a break down to clinch his 15th career title
Top seed Dominic Thiem recovered from a set down to win the China Open final on Sunday and claim the 15th singles title of his career.
The Austrian defeated Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 in Beijing.
Thiem, 26, beat former world No 1 Andy Murray on the way to the title and had also booked his spot in the prestigious season-ending ATP Finals.
The fifth-ranked Thiem strolled to the crown in the deciding set against Tsitsipas, who at 21 is a rising star of men's tennis.
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Updated: October 6, 2019 06:11 PM