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.
Novak Djokovic: With a win at this week's Italian Open, Djokovic could become the first man not named Rafael Nadal or Roger Federer to be ranked #1 in the world since 2004. Djokovic is undefeated this year (32-0) and beat Nadal in s... Read Post
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