Your game on Sunday afternoon is a New edition of the 2021 final at Flushing Meadows. Medvedev won his only Grand Slam title that day.
The 27-year-old from Russia also denied Djokovic the first Grand Slam in men’s tennis in a calendar year since 1969.
Djokovic has won two more major titles this year, at the Australian Open and the French Open Bringing his career total to 23. That’s the most Grand Slam singles titles in the history of men’s tennis and tied with Serena Williams for the most in the professional era since 1968.
The 36-year-old from Serbia is contesting his tenth US Open final. If he wins it, he would be the oldest male champion there in the open era.
Medvedev earned the chance to stop him by beating defending champion Carlos Alcaraz in the semifinals. He is playing in his third US Open final in five years.