Novak Djokovic’s figure rose even further this Sunday thanks to his dedication at the Australian Open. Serbian tennis player overtaken Stefanos Tsitsipas and extended his reign at the Grand Slam in Melbourne to ten consecutive titles, Also he reached Rafael Nadal as the most winner with 22 trophies.
These milestones, which the fifth in the ATP rankings celebrates today, which will soon regain the rankings leadership, were part of the seasoning that generated high expectations for this match, which marked his return to the tournament after his controversial absence. were added. The previous edition, due to their ban on entry into the country for not getting vaccinated against Covid-19.
For everything that surrounded Noel, the achievement of glory was a huge relief, And that’s exactly what the Belgrade-born man recognized, who assured that he considers this victory one of the best of his career.
“It’s been one of the most challenging tournaments I’ve played in my life, considering the conditions, I didn’t play last year and I’m back this season,” he told the media at Rod Laver Arena with emotion on the surface. Started it. ,
“I want to thank everyone who made me feel welcome and comfortable in Melbourne and Australia. There’s a reason I’ve played my best tennis in this area my entire career. I try to pinch myself And really live them.” moment. It’s a long journey. Only the team and the family know what we have been through in recent weeks,” said the new champion.
On the significance of this title, which brought him into the big story, Djokovic conceded: “I would say that given those circumstances it is probably the biggest win of my life. Thank you very much, and I look forward to meeting you.” Am.” [a los aficionados] next year”.
On the other hand, he lauded his rival Tsitsipas for the trophy. “Thank you so much for being so kind and respectful. We are fierce competitors on the court, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t respect each other.”“, he expressed.
“I congratulate you on an incredible tournament. Bad luck tonight, but it will not be your last Grand Slam final, you have plenty of time. You are one of the most professional players I know on tour, and One of the most interesting,” he concluded. Knowle.