US Open / Medvedev beat Djokovic and won the first Grand Slam championship
Medvedev, ranked second in the world, captured the world champion Djokovic 6-4 in 3 sets in the men’s singles final of the US Tennis Open today. He returned to his career’s first Grand Slam singles champion and is also the third Russian in a major.
Before the start of today's game, Medvedev and Djokovic had a record of 8 games, and Djokovic had a slight advantage with 5 wins and 3 losses. It is worth mentioning that Medvedev has never beaten Djokovic in a Grand Slam tournament. Even this year’s Australian Open final, Djokovic even defeated Medvedev in 3 sets.
The 25-year-old Medvedev won the game 6-4, 6-4, 6-4. This victory was even sweeter for the Russian tennis star, because it was his third wedding anniversary. After the victory, Medvedev said that he did not have time to give his wife a gift, so he could only win the US Open.
"I want to end my speech on a very special note. It's the third anniversary for me and my wife. During the tournament, I couldn't think of a gift. So when I went to the final, I thought to myself:" I need to find a gift quickly. When I won, the only thing I thought about, if I lose, I don't have time to get a gift. So I have to win this game. I love you, Dasha” Medvedev said.
Medvedev won his first Grand Slam title, and at the same time won the respect of everyone in the tennis world. This is what Medvedev deserves. The next article will analyze in detail the: