Toni Nadal, uncle and former coach of Rafael Nadal, wrote a column in the Spanish newspaper The country in which it refers at the level and current of the Serbian Novak Djokovic.
“I think that the current level of Djokovic is not the same as 2011 or 2015, but it has been shown that the Serbian is still one step ahead of the new generation of players” expressed the Spanish, who trained his nephew until 2017.
He also stated that Djokovic “He has beaten three of those emerging tennis players in the last three Grand Slam finals.” in reference to Daniil Medvedev at the Australian Open, Stefanos Tsitsipas at Roland Garros and Matteo Berrettini at Wimbledon.
Finally he talked about the race for the Grand Slam No. 21 of the Big 3. “The Balkan seems to be, at the moment, the one with the best inertia to proclaim himself the winner in the fight to score the highest number of Grand Slams. Although it is also true that Rafael will fight for his, and if something I have never lost is my unshakable faith in him. “