Tennis – US Open ’18: Novak Djokovic Wins 14th Grand Slam Title
Novak Djokovic created a flawless execution to beat Juan Martin del Potro in the US Open last and win his 14th Grand Slam title in style.
The 31-year-old Serbian won 6-3 7-6 (7-4) 6-3 to achieve his 3rd title in New York and stand equivalent to American legend, Pete Sampras’ count of major trophies.
🏆🏆🏆@djokernole defeats Del Potro 6-3, 7-6, 6-3 to win his 3rd title in Flushing Meadows!
— US Open Tennis (@usopen) 9 September 2018
Argentine third seed Del Potro, was playing his first Grand Slam final, since winning the 2009 US Open, having almost retired in 2015 on account of various wrist injuries.
Djokovic, who won Wimbledon in July, will move to 4th on the planet after consecutive Grand Slam triumphs.
After this win, Djokovic became one of just 8 men to win the Wimbledon-US Open twice in their professional tennis career.
— Tennis TV (@TennisTV) 9 September 2018
The Serbian clobbered a forehand volley on his first match point, dropping toward the floor and spreading out on his back with his arms and legs outstretched in festivity.
Subsequent to embracing his incredible opponent at the net, Djokovic hopped into his box to celebrate with his better half Jelena and team.
THAT CHAMPIONSHIP FEELING❗
Novak Djokovic beats Juan Martin del Potro 6-3, 7-6(4), 6-3 to lift his third #USOpen 🏆 and his 14th Grand Slam 🏆, tying Pete Sampras for third all time.
Match Report ➡️ https://t.co/flRwayJ2jk
Tell us how impressive that performance was 👇 pic.twitter.com/UMPG4r6MAU
— ATP World Tour (@ATPWorldTour) 9 September 2018
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