Shanghai triumph of Novak Djokovic

Шанхайский триумф Новака Джоковича

REUTERS/Aly Song

The best tennis players in the world met at the court tournament “the Shanghai masters”, one of the largest in a series of tournaments Association of tennis professionals.

The star of Shanghai was Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic, who just last month made a triumphant US Open tournament. On the way to victory in Shanghai, he beat the Wimbledon finalist Kevin Anderson and the fifth racket of the world Alexander Zverev from Germany. The latter, he confidently beat in two sets with the score 6:2, 6:1.

In the final of the Shanghai tournament, Djokovic met with the Croat Coric Boric. 21-year-old Croat was unable to resist the pressure 31-year-old Serb, who won his 14th victory in Shanghai.

In ATP rankings, the Serb has removed the Swiss Roger Federer in the third position and very close in rating to the first racket of the world Rafael Nadal. Coric rose six points located on the 13-th row.

The first racket of Russia Daniil Medvedev has improved its position, moving from 22nd place to 21st.

Journalist • Yuri Smirnov

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