Oh, to be a trophy.
Yes. Congratulations Novak Djokovic on many things: first US Open title, fourth career major, 10th title of the year, 64-2 record, 3 Slams in a single year, sixth straight win over Rafael Nadal, and beating Roger Federer and Rafa back-to-back. Pretty massive list of accomplishments.
So where do you go from here? From the horse's mouth at his post-match presser:
There is still a lot of things to prove, you know, to myself, to the tennis world.
Top-seeded Rafael Nadal of Spain made history on Monday night, defeating No. 3-seeded Novak Djokovic of Serbia 6-4, 5-7, 6-4, 6-2 to claim the U.S. Open title at Flushing Meadows and his career Grand Slam. The match had to withstand... Read Post
When Roger Federer ended Novak Djokovic’s ridiculous 41-match winning streak in last year’s French Open semifinals, he briefly stuck his nose back into the top tier of the men’s tennis hierarchy. But it’s becoming increasingly evide... Read Post