Daniil Medvedev of Russia won the first Grand Slam by defeating Novak Djokovic in straight sets in the US Open 2021 final match.
After the defeat at the hands of Russia’s Daniil Medvedev in the final of the US Open 2021, world number-1 tennis player Novak Djokovic has said that it is difficult to bear this defeat but in tennis. People soon learn.Also Read – 30 years ago this famous band had printed a nude picture of the child on the music album, grew up and said – I was ‘sexually abused’, 1.1 crore compensation is needed
Djokovic won three Grand Slams this year and if he had won the US Open, he would have become the first player since Rod Laver in 1969 to win four Grand Slams in a single season. Also Read – Realme GT Neo 2 launch date revealed, strong features will hit the market on September 22
An emotional Djokovic told attipour.com, “It is hard to bear this loss. But on the other hand here in New York I felt something I had never felt in life. The audience made me feel special. It was surprising to me.” Also Read – Delhi Corona Update: For the sixth consecutive day in Delhi, no one died from Corona, 17 new cases in the last 24 hours
Djokovic has won 12 of his last 14 Grand Slam finals since winning Wimbledon in 2015. He had lost to Rafael Nadal at the French Open last year and Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland at Flushing Meadows in 2016.
Djokovic said, “The support and the energy and love I got from the audience was something I will always remember. That’s as strong as winning 21 Grand Slams. I felt like that, to be honest, I felt very, very special. Full credit goes to Medvedev’s mindset. He is definitely a better player and deserved to win, no doubt about it.”
Djokovic said, “Of course I am disappointed with the whole game today. I know I could and should have done better. But this is a game. You win some, you lose some. It is a difficult defeat, a very difficult defeat. But at the same time I am happy for him because he is a good boy and deserved it.”