Novak Djokovic shows kindness after disqualification from US Open 2020


World No.1 Novak Djokovic is at the center of a raging controversy at the 2020 US Open. The tournament referee missed Djokovic when he hit a spare ball that accidentally hit the throat of the linesman.Despite the leniency of the No.1 seed, tournament officials disqualified the Serbian according to the rules. The accident sparked debate in the tennis world, with most players supporting the decision.

Djokovic exacerbated the situation by not going to the press conference after his match against Pablo Carreño Busta. The 17-time Grand Slam champion apologized on Instagram hours later and said the whole situation had left him sad and empty.

Recently, the Serb took to Twitter to express his gratitude to his fans after receiving a huge reaction for his actions. Djokovic reminded everyone that the linesman needs our support because she hasn’t done anything wrong.

” Dear #NoleFam thank you for your positive messages. Also remember that the linesman who was hit by the ball last night also needs the support of our community. She didn’t do anything wrong at all. I ask you to remain particularly supportive and considerate towards him during this period. Djokovic wrote on the social networking site.

Novak Djokovic part en Europe

The USTA issued a statement that Djokovic is losing the ranking points and will be fined the $ 250,000 he won at the 2020 US Open. Djokovic spoke about reflecting on the incident and the help to become a better human being.

“From these moments we get stronger and we rise above. Share the love with everyone. Europe here I come ” said Novak, whose 26-game winning streak has ended.

Djokovic will participate in the Italian Open 2020 which will start next Monday. It will be interesting to see how Novak takes on the media, given that this will be his first press interview after the US Open fiasco.


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