Frances Tiafoe Wore Bradley Beal Jersey
American tennis star Frances Tiafoe has advanced to the semifinals of the 2022 US Open.
The Maryland native has found support from Bradley Beal of the Washington Wizards — his hometown team.
Tiafoe warmed up in Beal's No. 3 jersey before his massive semifinal matchup against Carlos Alcaraz.
Frances Tiafoe is taking the US Open by storm. And the American tennis star is channeling one of his favorite athletes to power his incredible run.
A Prince Georges County, Tiafoe has found support from the star of his hometown NBA team. Bradley Beal, a three-time NBA All-Star who's spent his entire career with the Washington Wizards,
He was on site at Arthur Ashe Stadium for the 24-year-old's stunning upsets of Rafael Nadal and Andrey Rublev — and he returned again for Tiafoe's semifinal match Friday night.
Ahead of his blockbuster match against 19-year-old Spaniard Carlos Alcaraz, Tiafoe sent some love back to DC's beloved shooting guard.
He was spotted wearing Beal's Wizards jersey while warming up for Friday night's match under the brightest of lights.
Beal and Tiafoe first met years ago, when a Wizards executive invited the recently-turned-pro to visit the team's locker room after a game in DC.