While Stefanos Tsitsipas (5th) he triumphed two sets to zero against Novak Djokovic (1st) with partials of 7-6 (6) and 6-2, the Serbian made the decision to go to the locker room for no apparent reason.
“He came off the court after two sets to zero. I don’t know what happened there, but then it was another player. Physically, anticipation, rhythm: he was much better than before. He could read my game better. Good for him, he did well.” said the Greek at the press conference at the end of the meeting.
He further added: “I don’t know, he left the court after two sets. I don’t know what happened there, but he suddenly came back to me as a different player. I don’t know. I have no idea. He played very well. He didn’t give me space. It all felt like it. much cooler and much better than before. I don’t know. I felt like I could read my game a little better all of a sudden. “ concluded.