Saturday, July 13, 2024, 8:23 PM
BREAKING NEWS
**Donald Trump guilty on all counts in historic criminal trial. **Former President has been found guilty on all 34 counts in his New York criminal hush money trial. **The Republican candidate has denied wrongdoing and an attorney representing him said they would file appeal. **The first-ever criminal trial of an American president. **Case centered on allegations about falsifying business records. **Trial lasted for over six weeks presumptive presidential nominee. **Trump first former president to be convicted in US history. **The trial lasted for over six weeks against the presumptive Republican presidential nominee.
Saturday, July 13, 2024, 8:23 PM
Home Sports Novak Djokovic beats Daniil Medvedev to win US Open men’s final.

Novak Djokovic beats Daniil Medvedev to win US Open men’s final.

Extending his record grand slam titles to 24

by NWMNewsDesk
0 comment

Novak Djokovic won the US Open on Sunday, defeating Daniil Medvedev 6-3 7-6 (7-5) 6-3 in the men’s final to extend his record grand slam singles titles to 24.

The world No. 2 further cemented himself as one of the greatest tennis players ever – with Sunday’s win, he matches Margaret Court’s record for most all-time grand slam titles.

Playing in front of a who’s who crowd, Djokovic was in his usual dominant form in the first set, never facing a break point, while hitting 12 winners in nine games. Entering Sunday’s final, Djokovic was 72-1 all-time at the US Open when winning the first set, with his only loss coming to Stan Wawrinka in the 2016 final.

The second set proved to be more competitive, as Djokovic and Medvedev exchanged games in a nail-biting back and forth, culminating in the Serb’s 7-5 tiebreak victory after an hour and 45 minutes.

banner

From there, with the momentum in his favor and a fourth US Open title a set away, Djokovic cruised to victory, needing only one championship point to seal the historic title.

With the victory, the 36-year-old becomes oldest man to win the US Open singles title in the Open era and the first man to win three grand slam titles in a season for the fourth time – previously doing so in 2011, 2015 and 2021.

Djokovic also extends his lead over Spaniard Rafael Nadal (22) and Switzerland’s Roger Federer (20) for most men’s singles titles of all time.

You may also like

In a recent breakthrough, researchers have found that the updated COVID-19 vaccine has demonstrated an impressive 95% efficacy rate against the emerging Delta variant, which has been causing widespread concern globally.

Blogs

Latest Articles

© 2023 News World Media. All Rights Reserved.