With the 55th and last swing on the longest of many long points in the U.S. Open final, Rafael Nadal pushed a backhand into the net to get broken by Novak Djokovic.
Rafael Nadal won an epic semifinal against Novak Djokovic at the French Open to remain the King of Clay _ for another couple of days, at least.
Reigning two-time year-end No. 1 Novak Djokovic defeated six-time event champion Roger Federer in Monday’s marquee finale at the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals.
British star Andy Murray outlasted defending champion Novak Djokovic in five sets to capture his first-ever Grand Slam title in Monday’s epic men’s final at the U.S. Open.
Born a week apart and brought up as tennis prodigies who later turned into stars, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray have crossed the globe together, growing familiar with each other.
Roger Federer has been installed as the top seed for the 2012 U.S. Open, which will commence Monday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.