Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev congratulated Serb Novak Djokovic on his ninth victory at the Australian Open tournament.
“It’s not easy to say when I lost in the final. Congratulations to Novak and his team, the ninth title is impressive, I have no words, ”the Russian said on the air of Eurosport.
Medvedev also called his final rival a wonderful person. He said that he trained with Djokovic for the first time, being the 500th racket in the world.
“He then talked to me as a friend, and I was afraid to talk to him, he is a wonderful person,” the athlete said.
Sunday Russian lost to a Serbian tennis player in the Australian Open finals with a score of 5: 7, 2: 6, 2: 6.
Australian Open Tennis Championships took place in Melbourne from 8 to 21 February. Over two weeks the tournament matches were attended by over 130 thousand people. At the same time, in the first days of the competition, due to restrictions, there were no spectators. From 17 February, the stadium stands were filled to about 50%. The final game in the men’s singles was attended by 7,426 people.