Australian Open 2021: Novak Djokovic wins 18th Grand Slam title; ninth Australian Open …

Novak Djokovic of Serbia defeated Russia's Danil Medvedev within the remaining of the Australian Open. They defeated Medvedev 7-5 6-2 6-2 within the males's singles remaining performed in Melbourne on Sunday (21 February). With this victory, he turned the Australian Open champion for the ninth time. That is his 18th Grand Slam title. They’re third by way of profitable essentially the most Grand Slams.

Extra Grand Slam titles have been received by Djokovic than Roger Federer of Switzerland and Rafael Nadal of Spain. Each have 20-20 Grand Slams. Djokovic has received 5 Wimbledon, three US Open and one French Open titles along with 9 Australian Open. He had earlier received the Australian Open in 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2019 and 2020. However, Danil Medvedev reached the ultimate of a Grand Slam for the second time. Each occasions they confronted defeat. He had misplaced within the US Open remaining in 2019 earlier than the Australian Open remaining.

Djokovic received the Australian Open for the 55th time in straight units. He has received a complete of 192 matches in straight units within the Grand Slam match. The French Open has received 51, 43–43 matches in Wimbledon Open and US Open in straight units. Djokovic is the best participant to have received the Australian Open 9 occasions. They’re adopted by Roy Emerson of Australia and Roger Federer 6-6 occasions.

With Djokovic there’s a good likelihood to beat Nadal and Federer. He’s one yr youthful than Nadal and 6 and a half years youthful than Federer. Federer will flip 40 in August this yr. Federer has not performed a match for greater than a yr on account of two knee operations however he’s anticipated to return to the tour subsequent month.


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