Medvedev Has a Two-Set Lead Over Djokovic

Daniil Medvedev has tightened his grip on this U.S. Open males’s closing, main Novak Djokovic 6-Four, 6-Four, and placing himself one set from successful his first main title.

Medvedev transformed on his third set level alternative with a unusually pushed drop shot that caught Djokovic off-guard, leaving him stretching for a backhand that went nicely large of the court docket.

The pro-Djokovic contingent inside Ashe has grown extra vocally determined as their participant falters in his bid for the Grand Slam, cheering Medvedev’s missed first serves and double faults.

Djokovic is on no account out of this match, in fact. He got here again from two units down twice earlier than throughout this Grand Slam bid, each instances on the French Open. In the fourth spherical of that match he got here again to beat Lorenzo Musetti, and within the closing he got here again to beat Stefanos Tsitsipas.