Djokovic: “Alcaraz is not the future, it’s the present, what he has achieved is incredible”
ESerbian Novak Djokovic spoke about the figure of Carlos Alcaraz, recent winner of the US Open, I congratulated the Spaniard and said that he was already the present of this sport. Djokovic, winner of 21 Grand Slam tournaments, was present at the press conference preceding the start of the Laver Cup on Friday.
“This tournament gives you a different feeling than normal tournaments because we can interact more. It was an honor to play four years ago in Chicago. It was memorable for all of us, we have great chemistry on this team. gives the opportunity that we can get to know each other in a different way than in other tournaments,” explained the Serb.
It was memorable for all of us, we have great chemistry in this team
This will be the first tournament ofDjokovic since winning the Wimbledon final, since he couldn’t play the North American tour because he wasn’t vaccinated.
“It’s sad that he couldn’t play, but that’s the decision he made and I have to accept the consequences. I can only congratulate Alcaraz for winning the US Open. C “It’s amazing what he has achieved. It’s a great addition to our sport. We can’t talk about it as the future, because it’s already the present,” he said.
On his participation in the next Australian Open, in the air for last year’s deportation, Djokovic said he is waiting for news and it is something that is not in his hands.
It is a privilege to be here. I am very grateful to have belonged to this era. Roger’s legacy will live forever
Serbian also refers toRoger Federer’s retirement and said that this Laver Cup is “a celebration of his sporting career. When he said it would be his last game, it was a joy for me to be in the team, because it would be the last time we would be all together. It’s a privilege to be here. So grateful to have been a part of this era. Roger’s legacy will live on forever.
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