‘Novak Djokovic should not be too arduous on himself’, says high analyst

World quantity two Daniil Medvedev achieved an important feat on Sunday night time by beating within the closing in three units and stopping the Grand Slam desires of world primary Novak Djokovic. After an exceptional season the Serbian tennis participant stopped within the closing half, most likely exhausted after a really tiring match and which left him numerous dross within the closing.

On the umpteenth try this time Medvedev made it. The Russian champion misplaced just one set in the entire match, did not should put in a lot effort and received the primary Grand Slam match in his profession. Nice satisfaction for the Russian who can be the primary NextGen participant to realize this consequence.

After the defeat suffered this 12 months towards Nole within the closing on the Australian Open, there was numerous rigidity within the Russian’s dwelling, rigidity that ended solely on the finish of the match received with the results of 6-4; 6-4; 6-4.

Talking on ESPN Russia’s microphones Medvedev revealed how he spent the hours main as much as the US Open 2021 closing. Listed below are his phrases: “Within the hours earlier than the ultimate, letting myself go fully from tennis helped me.

I awakened at seven within the morning and questioned what I needed to do, ultimately I made a decision to look at Components One, it was loopy with the conflict between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen within the Monza Grand Prix.”

Corretja displays on Novak Djokovic

Alex Corretja lately opined Novak Djokovic should not be too arduous on himself after his US Open closing defeat to Daniil Medvedev, as he reckons the Serb has had a “good” season.

“He (Novak Djokovic) wants to understand that his season was good and it was simply that he misplaced a few matches,” Corretja added. “For him it will relieve the entire stress and he’ll tackle new targets for the longer term.”

The Spaniard additionally believes Djokovic would have a very good likelihood of turning issues round on the Australian Open subsequent 12 months or the ATP Finals this 12 months, assuming he decides to participate within the latter. “And that may come once more in successful the Australian Open subsequent 12 months, and even the ATP Finals on the finish of this 12 months if he decides to not take somewhat little bit of day off to sit back,” Corretja concluded.

Mats Wilander, who was additionally a part of the dialog with Alex Corretja, spoke a number of phrases on how Daniil Medvedev managed to outplay Novak Djokovic in Sunday’s US Open closing. “He neutralized Novak’s recreation somewhat bit,” Wilander stated.

“He did not hit too arduous. Lots of his pictures have been taking place the center of the court docket and he was asking Novak to actively do one thing and present that he has the facility to hit via him.”

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