Win and add. The dream of achieving the Grand slam is getting closer to Novak Djokovic (1st). On his way he ran into the American Jenson Brooksby (99th) who was surpassed by 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 and 6-2 to advance to quarter finals of the US Open. With this result, the Serbian is placed as the thighest winner in the cement of New York.
Things did not start in the best way for the winner of 20 Majors. It is that the 20-year-old local showed superlative tennis in the Arthur Ashe and took the first set in his favor by 6-1 in 36 minutes of play. But the 34-year-old European raised his level from the second set, reflected his hierarchy and imposed his conditions to turn the result around and move forward.
With his ticket to the next round, the world’s number one reached 79 wins at the U.S. Open and caught up with Andre Aggasi at the Top 3 Most Winning Players at Flushing Meadows. The podium is completed by the Swiss Roger Federer with 89 and the american Jimmy connors with 98.
its next rival it will be italian Matteo Berrettini (8th), which comes from leaving the German Oscar Otte (144 °) on the road after beating him 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 and 6-2. The record it’s found in favor of the Balkan 3-0. The last two clashes occurred this year and were also in Grand Slam tournaments: the first was in the roland garros quarters, while the last occurred in the wimbledon final with victory for the Serbian by 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-4 and 6-3.