Following the conclusion of the Laver Cup, in which Roger Federer announced his retirement from tennis, Djokovic answered various questions.
One came from a Spanish journalist who had a rather bizarre conclusion.
One came from a Spanish reporter who arrived to an odd conclusion.
He questioned whether Carlos Alcaraz might now be his competition for the Serbian player.
the US Open champion and top-ranked tennis player in the world,
Novak had to inform Rafael Nadal that he is still a contender.
“Well… Nadal is still there, isn’t he?! Obviously, it’s still Rafa. As long as he plays, he’s my biggest rival,”
remarked a puzzled Djokovic.
Throughout his career, the Serbian tennis player has repeatedly highlighted that Nadal is his greatest competitor.
even if Federer had also been a finalist.
Despite losing on the final day, Novak left the tournament with a positive impression.
“I think it’s been an emotional several days, because we felt a great energy of Roger’s farewell. He’s one of the founders of the Laver Cup, so I think it was a fantastic way to say goodbye to tennis. This is a unique competition, we have fun together off the court. I am very happy to have been a part of Team Europe. We lost unfortunately, but I think this was a fantastic week that I will carry with me for a long time.”
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