Olympics-Tennis-Germany’s Zverev wins Tokyo Games men’s singles gold

TOKYO (Reuters) – World number five Alexander Zverev won the biggest title of his career when he crushed Russian Karen Khachanov 6-3 6-1 on Sunday to win the men’s singles gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics.

The 24-year-old, who has yet to win a Grand Slam title, was in stunning form in the one hour and 19 minute express contest to become the first German man to win a singles Olympic gold.

(Reporting by Karolos Grohmann)