Novak Djokovic reached the semifinals of the Australian Open 2021, with his pluses and minuses, but different from his Big3 teammates, he says present.
Serbian, for example, He is the first player in men’s tennis history to reach at least nine semifinal appearances at each of the Grand Slams.
Physically touched since the beginning of the tournament and with more than one visit to the medical office, the number one in the world gave consecutive accounts of Jeremy Chardy (R128), Frances Tiafoe (R64), Taylor Fritz (R32), Milos Raonic (OF) and Alexander Zverev (CF).
In the other side, Aslan Karatsev has already reached the top but he does not intend to settle and from the power of his serve he will try to lower Djokovic and take one more hit. At 27 years old and with more income in the last month than in his entire career, the Russian became the great revelation of the tournament.
Earlier this month he won a place in the final draw of a Grrand Slam for the first time and in Melbourne he fueled this unexpected adventure by knocking out Gianluca Mager (R128), Egor Gerasimov (R64), Diego Schwartzman (R32), Felix Auger-Aliassime (OF) and Grigor Dimitrov (CF).
The match will start around 5.30 and can be seen LIVE on the ESPN2 screen.