Daniil Medvedev Beats Carlos Alcaraz To Face Novak Djokovic In the Finals: Rematching the 2021 US Open final, Daniil Medvedev will take against Novak Djokovic on Sunday after defeating Carlos Alcaraz in four sets at Flushing Meadows on Friday night. EnoughInfo.com
With a shock 7-6 (7-3) 6-1 3-6 6-3 victory, Daniil Medvedev broke Carlos Alcaraz’s reign as the US Open champion and advanced to face Novak Djokovic in the final.
Daniil Medvedev Beats Carlos Alcaraz To Face Novak Djokovic In the Finals
“It’s amazing, especially beating someone like Carlos,” he said. “I lost easy two to him two times this year so I had a lot of doubts.
“I said I needed to play 11 out of 10, and I actually played 12 out of 10, except in the third set. He’s pretty unbelievable so to beat him you need to be better than yourself and fortunately I was.”
Sunday’s final won’t be the next development in the tennis rivalry between Djokovic and Alcaraz, which has the sports world abuzz. It’s no secret that Medvedev has mixed feelings about the US Open audience.
He added: “I have to be honest, the crowd was unbelievable today. We had some crazy points and I felt, let’s call it, love to both guys. Antony Finally Replies to Assault Allegations