The Grand Encounter
and Daniil Medvedev meet again in the US Open 2023 finals, a rematch of the 2021 finals.
A Flashback to 2021
In 2021, Djokovic was on the verge of creating history by winning all four majors in a single season, a feat not achieved since 1969.
The Trophy Saga
The USTA had insured versions of the trophies from the Australian Open, French Open, and Wimbledon ready for a grand presentation had Djokovic won in 2021.
A Missed Opportunity
Despite the preparations, Djokovic could not secure the victory in 2021, with Medvedev winning his first Grand Slam title.
The Journey of the Trophie
The trophies were ready to be presented but were never moved to the court, eventually leaving New York the next day.
The 2023 Showdown
In 2023, Djokovic is close to achieving a true Grand Slam once again, with a remarkable record in the major matches this year.
Medvedev, having eliminated Alcaraz in the semifinals, is in his third final at Flushing Meadows and fifth major final overall.
The Battle for Supremacy
Djokovic aims for his 24th Grand Slam title, a record in the Open era, while Medvedev seeks to add another major title to his name.
The final match is set to take place at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York on September 10, with live streaming available on the SonyLiv website and app in India.