“Just Wow”: Caroline Wozniacki, Dominic Thiem, Alexander Zverev and Other React to Max Verstappen’s Victory Over Lewis Hamilton at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2021

Published 12/12/2021, 1:43 PM EST
Tennis – ATP Masters 1000 – Madrid Open – Caja Magica, Madrid, Spain – May 8, 2021 Germany’s Alexander Zverev with Austria’s Dominic Thiem after winning their semi final match REUTERS/Sergio Perez


Tennis superstars Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev have been famous players from the younger lot that have ruled the sport. They have been involved in quite a few notable matches in the current season. 

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At the moment, the main focus has been on the Formula One championship especially since the title decider has come down the wire. The battle was between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen, who were tied on 369.5 points.

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Alexander Zverev and Dominic Thiem were mutual on the result 

In the end, the race was won by Verstappen who claimed his first title in the championship. Many prominent tennis players such as Zverev, Tsitsipas were thrilled with Max’s victory. It is his first title and the outcome of the result is reflected in his greatness.

To see players like Thiem and Zverev come out and support Max is a great sign for modern-day sports. All these remarkable athletes have grown immensely in their respective sports and are on the course to achieve further glory.

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Formula One F1 – Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – December 12, 2021 Red Bull’s Max Verstappen celebrates winning the race and the world championship with the Netherlands flag on the podium as Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton looks dejected after finishing second REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed

Coming to tennis, Stefanos reached the semifinal of the Australian Open and reached his first Grand Slam final at the French Open. After that, he lost in the opening round of the Wimbledon Championships and in the initial round of the US Open. 

Coming to Zverev, he started the year on a low note but reached the semifinal at the Roland Garros. After that, he won the gold medal at the Tokyo Olympic Games 2020 and reached the semifinal of the US Open. 

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Now since the season is over, we wish him all the best for the upcoming 2022 season. All eyes will be on him when steps on the tennis courts once again. 

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Rohan Kollare

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Rohan Kollare is a Tennis author at EssentiallySports. Rohan has studied Sports Management and has a trophy cabinet adorned with accolades won in district and state-level tennis competitions. He has previously worked in Content Operations for Disney’s Hotstar for over a year, covering Tennis and Formula One.

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