WATCH: Novak Djokovic Once Again Comes Up With a Noble Gesture After His US Open 2021 R3 Victory

Published 09/05/2021, 11:30 AM EDT
Sep 2, 2021; Flushing, NY, USA; Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after recording match point against Tallon Griekspoor of Netherlands in a second round match on day four of the 2021 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports


World No.1 Novak Djokovic registered yet another win at the US Open 2021 yesterday. Facing former World No.5 Kei Nishikori, the Serbian legend defeated him in four sets even after losing the first set in a close tie-breaker. The final scoreline of the match was 6(4)-7(7), 6-3, 6-3, 6-2.

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After the match, Novak Djokovic came up with a really nice gesture. He didn’t leave the Arthur Ashe Stadium after the match but took out some caps from his bag and gave them t0 one of his young supporters. Surprisingly, he even gave a couple of caps to the others fans as well.

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It is a huge moment for his fans. Even though taking autographs and photographs is not allowed at the US Open 2021 as a part of the coronavirus protocols, Nole made sure that he doesn’t leave his fans unhappy.

Over the years, Djokovic has established himself as an icon of the sport. It is these kind gestures that make him one of the greatest players of all time.

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Novak Djokovic will face Jenson Brooksby in the pre-quarters of the US Open 2021

After adding to the pre-quarters of the US Open 2021, Djokovic will face America’s Jenson Brooksby there. It will once again be tough for Djoker as he will not only be playing just against Brooksby but against the whole crowd as well.

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Sep 2, 2021; Flushing, NY, USA; Novak Djokovic of Serbia hits a shot against Tallon Griekspoor of the Netherlands in a second round match. Day four of the 2021 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports

It will be the first encounter between both the players. Thus, it will be intriguing to see how the 20-time Grand Slam winner returns the high serves of the American.

Fans have really high expectations from Novak Djokovic. He is fighting for his Calendar Slam at the US Open 2021 and has not lost a single match at the Grand Slams this year. Will he be able to end the year as the World No.1 player yet again?

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Anshul Singh is a tennis author at EssentiallySports, currently pursuing Journalism Honors from Delhi University. Having significant experience with content, Anshul has authored over 500 tennis articles. He has previously worked as a writer and an editor for DU Express, penning riveting articles on sports, politics, and culture.

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