Monday, September 12, 2011

U.S. Open: Novak Djokovic : The Beat Goes On!

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World No. 1 Novak Djokovic has done it again!

Djokovic steamrolled past World No. 2 Rafael Nadal 6-2, 6-4, 6-7, 6-1 to captured the 2011 U.S. Open title.

Here are some astonishing facts about Djokovic in 2011--
  • Has won 3 major titles (U.S. Open, Wimbledon, Australian Open)
  • He is the 6th man in the Open Era to win 3 Grand Slam titles in a calendar year.
  • Has won 10 of the 12 tournaments he has played in 2011.
  • He has a 64-2 match record.
  • He is 6-0 against Nadal, all 6 wins came in finals matches.
But even with all those accomplishments, what I still find most mind-boggling is how he was able to save two match points against World No. 3 Roger Federer in the semifinals. Incredible!

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I am seriously starting to believe the man isn't human.

On the women's side--

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CONGRATS to 2011 U.S. Open women's champion and new World No. 7 Samantha Stosur on winning her first-ever Grand Slam title!


  1. She is a class act with the talent to crush the opposition for years to come. Maybe it was her first Slam but it won't be her last!

  2. I;m not really a tennis fan but i did tune in and catch some of U.S Open final with Nadal and Djokovic and it was a treat to watch. I'm with you on Djokovic not being human that guy has had an incredible year when you look at his stats. Keep up the good work bro.

  3. @ Boomer I agree, she's only getting better.

    @ SportAholic Thanks again. Yeah, the guys is what we can call a "beast".