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Djokovic beats Daniil Medvedev for an astonishing 9th Australian Open title

Djokovic is now just the second man in history to win at least 9 titles at any Grand Slam event.

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Novak Djokovic beats Daniil Medvedev for an astonishing ninth Australian Open title on Sunday.

The men’s final at Melbourne Park saw a stunning opening set from both men, but the Serb world No. 1 was able to put his foot down and raced to a 7-5 6-2 6-2 win in less than two hours.

The World No. 1 won 89 percent of net points (16/18).

For top-seeded Novak Djokovic, 33, this is his 18th Grand Slam singles title two behind Federer and Nadal.

Djokovic is now just the second man in history to win at least 9 titles at any Grand Slam event.

“On the court, Daniil is one of the toughest players I have ever faced in my life. It’s only a matter of time before you hold a Grand Slam trophy,” said Djokovic speaking after winning the championship.

“If you can wait a few more years, I’d appreciate it. It’s amazing that he has put together a 20-match winning streak over the past few months.

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