Djokovic returned with a victory and an emotional message devoted to Federer
The Serb hadn’t performed for 2 months and gained each the singles and doubles. The spotlight was his phrases to the Swiss: “What occurred yesterday was one of the lovely moments of my life and one which was seen on a tennis court docket.”
Novak Djokovic beat the american Frances Tiafoe 6-1 and 6-3, in a match similar to the Laver Cup. The Serbian accomplished an important efficiency regardless of not having performed within the final two months after which additionally gained the doubles along with the Italian Matthew Berrettini.
Nevertheless, a very powerful factor of the day have been his phrases to Roger Federer. “What occurred yesterday it was one of the lovely moments of my life and a type of seen on a tennis court docket. One of many glories of historical past is leavinghowever he’s glad and I liked accompanying him”declared on the withdrawal of the Swiss.
The Belgrade-born harassed that “It is vitally troublesome to do what it takes to remain on the circuit for thus lengthy”. Moreover, he added: “Individuals assume that all the things will depend on us, as a result of it’s a person sport, however we could not do it with out the help of these closest to us”.
The outcomes of the day within the Laver Cup
- Novak Djokovic to Frances Tiafoe by 6-1 and 6-3
- Taylor Fritz to Cameron Norrie 6-1, 4-6 and 10-8
- Matteo Berrettini to Félix Auger-Aliassime 7-6 (13), 4-6 and 10-7
- Matteo Berrettini-Novak Djokovic to Jack Sock-Álex de Miñaur 7-5 and 6-2
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