Tennis superstar Novak Djokovic lose the Grand Slam to Germany’s Alexander Zverev by (1-6, 3-6, 6-1) in the semifinals of the top tennis tournament at the Tokyo Olympics on Friday.
Losing the Grand Slam
All though Djokovic left no stone unturned to become the first man to win all four Grand Slam tournaments and Olympic gold in the same year, Currently, He won the Australian Open, French Open, and Wimbledon and needed the Olympic and US to make it through by reaching the pinnacle of his career but Tokyo Olympics did not accompany him in his career and lose the Gran Slam. In fact, he came under the shadow of misfortune.
The hero of 1988
Back in 1988, Steffi Graf became the only tennis player to win the Golden Slam. As he seized 20 Grand Slams,” Xavier stated, “So you can’t have everything”. Zuriev’s opponent in the gold medal-winning match will be Karen Khachov.
The Russians beat Pablo Carino Busta of Spain (6-3,6-3) Djokovic, who remained unbeaten to Rafael Nadal in the Italian Open final two months ago, will face Carino Busta for Cannes.
On a stormy evening at Erik Tennis Park, Djokovic committed a series of mistakes after a perfect start when the 6-foot-6 Sovereign started winning free points. When Zarev hit the backhand winner on the line that Djokovic did not move to close, Djokovic went straight into the net, hugged by Zverev. Djokovic put the answer on Zwerif’s shoulder.
I said he is enough smart, I know he was at the lurk of chasing history, conquered the Grand Slam. We were at the close quarters of the game. Certainly, “I’m glad I won” but I do take his feeling into consideration. Back in 2008, Djokovic’s only Olympic medal was a bronze medal in Beijing Games. He could still go for winning a gold medal in mixed doubles at the Tokyo Games but he couldn’t. Djokovic tended to play Serbia’s Nina Stevanovic in the mixed doubles semifinals against Elena Vesnina and Aslan Karatsev. he has subsequently played double matches.
last time Serbia’s Olympic coach Viktor Troki said the Associated Press on Thursday that the entire team was against Djokovic playing mixed doubles because he did not want the event to exhaust him In the absence of Djokovic. The Gold Medal will stand nowhere. Best of Luck.