Now the top two seeds - Djokovic and Nadal - will face each other, which would offer big stakes for both sides to seek for.
Ji took up swimming at the age of five, but switched to basketball three years later.
"The win was not just about me, but my girls' persistence and unswerving will," Ji noted.
"I didn't intend to cry. But these players were quite emotional, as nobody had won the game through overtime before. After seeing them, I could not help from crying on my own," Ji said.
The 32-year-old made his 119th international appearance in Spain's 1-0 UEFA Nations League win at home to Switzerland on Saturday and is in line to start in Ukraine on Tuesday night, although he admits that the progress of players such as Mikel Merino and Rodrigo Hernandez means there is more competition in the central midfield role.
Players and clubs have to deal with a growing number of games, leaving no space for recovery and developing training sessions.
His mother, Corinna, claims the father's achievements have never been a burden.
"I would like to urge my fellow supporters to adhere to all preventative measures that will be outlined for us. Reaching this time, it is so obvious that almost everyone is aware of the dangers of COVID-19. Therefore everyone is expected to be responsible," he said.
However, the Malawi government has announced that all sporting activities will return in phases depending on the preparedness of the respective sporting association.
ACCRA, Oct. 9 (Xinhua) -- The Black Stars of Ghana Friday lost to the Eagles of Mali 3-0 in an international friendly in Antalya, Turkey.
That did spark the momentum for the Greek, he broke Djokovic's service in the 12th again to claim the set and won another in the fourth.