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Novak Djokovic vs Daniil Medvedev Live, US Open 2023 Men’s Singles Final: Novak Djokovic will be looking for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title, while Daniil Medvedev will aim to add a second Grand Slam victory to his kitty as they face each other in the US Open 2023 men’s singles final. Medvedev defeated defending champion Carlos Alcaraz 7-6 (7/3), 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 to reach his fifth major final and stop the young Spaniard in his quest to become the first man to win the New York has retained the title since Roger Federer in 2008. Djokovic, on the other hand, made short work of the unseeded American Ben Shelton in two sets.
Here are the LIVE updates from the US Open men’s singles final between Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: It’s almost here!
We are just minutes away from the long-awaited finale. Novak Djokovic is a true legend of football, but he will come face to face with Daniil Medvedev, a talent who has the top spot in his sights.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: Djokovic all the way!
In many ways, Novak Djokovic has become the old guard of world tennis. With Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal not really in the picture, it has always been the Serbian and for young competitors, Novak has really evolved as the ultimate challenge.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: Unlikely Star!
Ben Shelton started the US Open ranked 47th but will break into the top 20 for the first time on Monday after reaching his first Grand Slam semi-final.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: Coco Gauff magic!
American teenager Coco Gauff came from behind on Saturday to win the US Open and take her first Grand Slam title with a victory over Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus.
Gauff, 19, produced a courageous performance on the Arthur Ashe Stadium pitch to win 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 in 2 hours and 6 minutes, completing a fairytale transformation in her season’s fortunes.
The sixth seed from Florida had gone into the final as an underdog against the tough second seed Sabalenka, who will become world number one in the rankings next week.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: The Big One!
Djokovic painfully failed to equal Margaret Court’s all-time record for most Grand Slam titles when he lost in five sets to Alcaraz in the Wimbledon final in July.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: Brilliant 2023!
This year, Djokovic has won two Grand Slams; the Australian Open and the French Open. He also reached the Wimbledon final, where he was defeated by Carlos Alcaraz.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: A few more records!
Djokovic is seeking to become New York’s oldest men’s champion in the Open era, which would also see him equal Margaret Court’s record for most major singles titles.
The Serbian has now won 22 of his last 23 Grand Slam semi-finals. He captured the last of his three US Open titles in 2018.
Djokovic has reached the final of all four majors for the third time in the same year. He will attempt to claim three Grand Slams in the same season for the fourth time in his career.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: Great Response!
Medvedev has already torn up the script once this tournament with a “12 out of 10” performance against Alcaraz. He may need another extraordinary performance to deny Djokovic again.
“Novak will be his best version on Sunday and I have to be the best version of myself ever if I want to try to beat him.”
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: Number 1 in the World!
Novak Djokovic returns to world number one next week but is wary of getting carried away by the significance of the New York event.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: More News!
Spaniard Carlos Alcaraz withdrew from the group stage of the Davis Cup Finals on Saturday after his US Open semi-final defeat to Daniil Medvedev.
Veteran Albert Ramos-Vinolas will replace the 20-year-old for the matches in Valencia between September 12 and 17, the Spanish Tennis Federation said in a statement.
Alcaraz would lead Spain and face rival Novak Djokovic, named in the Serbian team, whom he defeated in a thrilling Wimbledon final in July.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: What Novak Said!
“Every time in a Grand Slam final it’s another opportunity for history, you know, and I’m aware of it, and of course I’m very proud of it,” Djokovic said.
“But again, I don’t have a lot of time and I don’t allow myself to think about these things or think too much about history in this sense.
“Because when I did that in the past, like the ’21 final here, maybe I was overwhelmed by the occasion and the opportunity and I underperformed.
“So I don’t want this to happen again.”
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: Medvedev’s record!
Daniil Medvedev lost a five-set classic to Rafael Nadal here in 2019. Two years later he was also beaten by Djokovic in Melbourne before falling to Nadal at the next Australian Open.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: Head to Head!
This will be the fifteenth meeting between the two players. Djokovic leads the head-to-head confrontation between the two tennis players 9-5. However, Medvedev had the upper hand the last time they locked horns, winning 6-4, 6-4 in the semi-finals of the 2023 Dubai Tennis Championships.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE score: Huge achievement!
Novak Djokovic will attempt to equal Margaret Court’s record of 24 Grand Slam tennis titles, the most by any player in history. He has also equaled legendary American player Bill Tilden’s milestone in the 10th US Open final.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: Age is just a number!
Novak Djokovic is just 3-6 in the US Open final but could become the oldest men’s champion of the modern era, surpassing Australian Ken Rosewall, who was 35 when he won in 1970.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: Stat Attack!
Djokovic is the first man in the Open era to play in ten finals at two different Grand Slams. He has a perfect record at the Australian Open, but New York has been the site of some of his biggest disappointments.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: History beckons!
Novak Djokovic will be looking for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title against Medvedev, who dethroned reigning champion Carlos Alcaraz in a gripping semi-final.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: Ancient History!
Medvedev defeated Djokovic in straight sets two years ago to prevent the Serb from becoming the first man to win all four Grand Slams in the same year since Australian great Rod Laver in 1969.
US Open 2023 Final LIVE Score: Hello and welcome!
Welcome to coverage of the 2023 US Open men’s singles final match between Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev. A true titanic battle pitting one of the most promising young players against a true legend of the sport.
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