US Open 2021 LIVE: World No.1 Novak Djokovic marches into 3rd round, sets up Nishikori battle

Novak Djokovic vs Tallon Griekspoor LIVE in US Open 2021- World No.1 Djokovic marches into 3rd round, sets up Nishikori battle
Novak Djokovic vs Tallon Griekspoor LIVE in US Open 2021- World No.1 Djokovic marches into 3rd round, sets up Nishikori battle

Novak Djokovic vs Tallon Griekspoor LIVE streaming in US Open 2021- World No.1 Djokovic a set away from 3rd round – Follow LIVE updates – Novak Djokovic claimed a regulation win on Friday as he breezed past Tallon Griekspoor to clinch a place in Round 3 of the US Open 2021. The 34-year-old defeated his Dutch opponent in a brisk 99 minutes minute encounter to set up a fascinating clash with Japan’s Kei Nishikori in round 4.

US Open 2021 LIVE: World No.1 Novak Djokovic marches into 3rd round, sets up Nishikori battle

Djokovic in Round 3: The World No.1 is chasing history in the US Open 2021. He is few wins away from clinching the title for the fourth time in his tennis career. The 21st Grand Slam will take Djokovic past GOATS- Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. He can also complete the elusive Calendar Grand Slam after clinching the Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon.

Set 3

@6:09 AM: Grieksppor does well to serve out game 1, but Djokovic responds with back to back games to take the lead and inch closer to the 3rd round. Griekspor did respond to level at 2-2, but the World No.1 held nothing back as he went a spree of points eventually clinch a 6-2, 6-3, 6-2 win.

Set 2

The second set was no different as Djokovic broke early, continuing the one-way traffic of points coming his way. Griekspoor struggled but managed to break in the seventh game of the set, only for Djokovic to up a gear and clinch the second set in the next two games to lead 6-2, 6-3

Set 1

Djokovic had no problem in the first set as the World No. 1 flexed his technical superiority while claiming a comfortable 5-2 win in the first set. The Serbian dominated with his first serve, winning 91% of his first-serve points.

US Open 2021 Day 3 Results 

Novak Djokovic vs Tallon Griekspoor LIVE streaming in US Open 2021- Follow LIVE updates

  • Djokovic is yet to lose a match in hardcourt events in 2021, he has won all 10 matches.
  • The Serbian has lost just 3 matches in the calendar year
  • Griekspoor is ranked 121 in the world. He has won 7 out of his last 10 matches
  • The 25-year-old has managed 10 victories out of 16 hardcourt matches in 2021.

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Novak Djokovic vs Tallon Griekspoor LIVE streaming in US Open 2021

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