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Denis Shapovalov continued his electrifying form as he overcame Kyle Edmund with a 7-5 6-7 6-4 victory to reach the semi-finals of the Madrid Masters.

The 19-year-old sensation reached his second ATP Masters 1000 semi-final after a tough three-set battle with the Brit.

Shapovalov has continued to impress on the clay and will next await the winner of Alexander Zverev's match against John Isner.

For Edmund, his run to the last eight in Madrid has been highly encouraging, but the Canadian had too much for him in the end.

Shapovalov, in reaching the last four in Madrid, becomes the youngest player to do so since Rafael Nadal in 2005.

With Nadal having suffered a shock defeat to Dominic Thiem earlier in the day, the young star could go all the way.

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