After their epic battle in the men’s singles final at Wimbledon last month, Djokovic and Alcaraz had another epic battle in the final of the Cincinnati Open.
This time, Djokovic avenged his Wimbledon loss.
Meeting again just a month after the Wimbledon final, the two players put on a show that was hard to pin down.
Alcaraz took the first set, Djokovic the second, and in the third set, facing match point, Alcaraz saved a difficult shot to send the match to a tiebreak.
In the end, Alcaraz made a receiving error on Djokovic’s final serve, ending the three-hour, 49-minute marathon.
Djokovic ripped off his shirt in celebration.
바카라 The two players will face off again at the final major of the season, the US Open, which starts next week.