On the hard-courts of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center (Flushing Meadows, New York), the matches of the highly anticipated US Open 2021 are being played, the last Grand Slam of the season, during which there will be the absences of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams.
In the 4th round, world and seed No. 1 Novak Djokovic defeated the 20-year-old American talent Jenson Brooksby, author of an extraordinary performance, but not enough to jeopardize the qualification of the Serbian, who won with the final score of 1 -6 6-3 6-2 6-2.
In the quarters Nole will meet Matteo Berrettini, in a re-edition of the recent final at Wimbledon. Regarding his next Italian opponent Djokovic said: "Together with Del Potro he is probably the most powerful player I have ever met.
His serve and forehand are lethal weapons and if he is in the day with those two shots it is really difficult to play with him. . I hope to be able to confirm the result of our matches in the last two Grand Slam tournaments."