In women's quarterfinals, former world No. 1 Victoria Azarenka beat American Jessica Pegula 6-4, 6-2 and will face Jelena Ostapenko in the semis.
Medvedev, the US Open champion, connected on 70 per cent of his first serves and fired four aces despite challenging weather conditions.
Following its cancellation in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, BNP Paribas Open was rescheduled this year to be held in October.
As much as Daniil Medvedev winning at Flushing Meadows was a breath of fresh air, the era of Djokovic lording over the rest isn’t over.
Daniil Medvedev pulls off 'dead fish' celebration after historic win over Novak Djokovic in US Open final
Daniil Medvedev's strange way to celebrate his victory against Novak Djokovic after winning the US Open title has to do with his great off-court passion -- the soccer PlayStation game FIFA.
Daniil Medvedev lifted his fourth ATP Masters 1000 trophy in Toronto, and also earned crowns in Marseille and Mallorca.
Daniil Medvedev said the victory over Novak Djokovic in the tournament finals has given him the confidence for future events.
Daniil Medvedev scripted history as he won his first major title with an outstanding 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 win over Novak Djokovic on Sunday.
Felix Auger-Aliassime said that he is feeling positive about where his game is despite the 21-year-old losing to Daniil Medvedev in the US Open semifinal.
Don't think I played my best tennis: Daniil Medvedev after win against Felix Auger-Aliassime in US Open
Daniil Medvedev hoped he could win the US Open title this time around after losing the title match against Rafael Nadal in 2019.
Beating No. 2 Daniil Medvedev on Sunday for the title will allow Djokovic to be the first man since 1969 to complete a calendar-year slam and collect his 21st grand slam, most among men.
Zverev rallied from a set down to beat Djokovic in Tokyo, then went on to win gold. They meet again on Sept 10 in the US Open men's second semifinal after Daniil Medvedev faces Felix Auger-Aliassime.
The BNP Paribas Open, set for October 4-17, is returning to the Southern California desert for the first time since 2019. It was delayed last year and again in March.
Djokovic is now two wins away from the first calendar-year Grand Slam in men's tennis since 1969, along with a men's-record 21st major championship overall.
Felix Auger-Aliassime has now reached the second week at the Australian Open, Wimbledon and US Open this season.