- Daniil Medvedev settles Australian Open account with Novak Djokovic
- Medvedev beats Novak Djokovic in US Open final to win title
- This is the first Grand Slam title of Medvedev’s career, reaching the final of a Grand Slam three times.
There was a big upset in the men’s singles final match of the US Open played at Arthur Ashe Stadium. World number one Novak Djokovic, considered one of the top contenders for the title, was defeated in straight sets (6-4, 6-4, 6-4) by Daniil Medvedev of Russia. After winning this match that lasted 2.30 hours, Medvedev was tired and lay down on the court. With this defeat, Novak Djokovic missed the record of winning all four Grand Slam titles in a single year.
When Medvedev lay tired on the court
In the final of the US Open men’s singles, Medvedev was leading from the start while Djokovic appeared to be under constant pressure. In this match that lasted for about two and a half hours, Novak Djokovic remained behind Daniil Medvedev in every set. When the match was over and Medvedev had won, he lay down on the court exhausted.
First Grand Slam title of Medvedev’s career
Djokovic, who took to the field hoping to win his 21st Grand Slam title, did not seem to be in his rhythm, which was exploited by Russian player Daniil Medvedev to win all three consecutive sets (6-4, 6-4, 6-4). Let us tell you that this is the first Grand Slam title of 25-year-old Medvedev’s career, who reached the final of Grand Slam for the third time.
Medvedev squares off Australian Open final with Djokovic
Earlier this year, Medvedev reached the final of the Australian Open where Novak Djokovic stopped him from winning the title. Now in the last Grand Slam of the year, Daniil Medvedev stopped Novak Djokovic from creating history by winning the US Open title. Overall, it can be said that Medvedev settled his account with Djokovic.