Tennis Article

Djokovic Focused On Beating Berdych

Rating: 9.00 / 10
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star
  • Img-star-disabled
based on 1 ratings.
Djokovic Focused On Beating Berdych
Article info

World number one Novak Djokovic says he’ll go out in his final group game against Tomas Berdych totally aiming to win after all but booking his spot in the semifinals at the ATP Tour Finals.

The Serbian came from a set down to defeat US Open conqueror Andy Murray 4-6 6-3 7-5, however his progress into the final four is yet to be guaranteed, with Berdych defeating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-5 3-6 6-1.

Djokovic must now defeat Berdych or at least take a set off him in their next match on Friday to book his place in the semifinals.

“It was really important obviously for me to win this match today, as it was for Andy,” Djokovic said after defeating the Scot.

“But I will not try to depend on some other players’ scores and matches. I will try to focus and win every match that I play.”

On the gripping Murray contest, Djokovic added: “Another great match, another great performance from both of us.

“I didn’t expect anything other than a tough match that went down the wire and was decided in the last point.”

What's your take? Write a comment (1 comment)

Your name:
Human verification test: (signup or login to skip this)
captcha
Smilies

:D :) :( :o :shock: :?
8) :lol: :x :P oops: :cry:
:evil: :twisted: :roll: :wink: :!: :?:
:idea: :arrow: :| :mrgreen:
Profile_image_32x32
Bubber
over 1 year ago

You saved me a lot of hsasle just now.

Flag-mail Thumbs-up Thumbs-down

Related news & articles

  • Federer Knocked Out On Day 10

    Federer Knocked Out On Day 10

    Thursday September 6

    World number one Roger Federer has been eliminated from the 2012 US Open after a shock four-set quarter-final defeat to Czech fifth seed Tomas Berdych on Wednesday. More

  • Murray Breaks Grand Slam Duck

    Murray Breaks Grand Slam Duck

    Tuesday September 11

    Briton Andy Murray has finally won his first Grand Slam with a thrilling five-set victory over world number two Novak Djokovic at the US Open decider on Monday. More