Tennis Update Novak Djokovic Enters Wimbledon Open for the 13th Time
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Novak Djokovic made it to Wimbledon Open 2021 once again after his rough battle against Denis Kudla. Djokovic’s appearance will be his 13th and he looks forward to making history. Djokovic ranks at No. 1 and his successful performance against Kudla was outstanding. The 114th ranked Kudla put up a good fight against his opponents but was unable to do much in the end. The defending champion will soon be on his way to the Wimbledon Open 2021 Championship. The online tennis sportsbook odds will be up and running as bettors continue to place their bets.
Wimbledon Open 2021: The Challenging Third Set
The third set turns out to be the most challenging one as it got to 7-6. Both players finished the first set with 6-4 and the second with 6-3. The victory marked Djokovic’s 75th at the All England Club. The Serbian player was chasing a record but experienced a rough road in between. Djokovic will take on Cristian Garin in the round of 16 that will take place on July 5. Moving onto the fourth round was predicted but he was expected to have a smooth victory.
Post his performance, Djokovic stated that it is the nature of every pro athlete to never give up. He is currently on his way to becoming the only third man in history to complete the calendar slam. The 34-year-old player stated that he always gives his best shot in big tournaments. It has been Djokovic’s dream to win the Wimbledon since a kid and he’s come a long way in the past years. The six-time champion is all set to make his appearance against his opponent from Chile.
Andy Murray Knocked Out
Canada’s Denis Shapovalov has knocked out Andy Murray after his incredible performance. Murray has been struggling off late. He completes his sets with 6-4, 6-2, and 6-2. Murray also had two hip surgeries and was back at Wimbledon for the first time since 2017. His success against Nikoloz Basilashvili and Oscar Otte was impressive, but Shapovalov seemed to have the upper hand in his last performance.
Shapovalov will make his first appearance in the Wimbledon 2021 round of 16. As for Murray, he was knocked out of his 12th visit to the fourth round. Despite his defeat, Murray received a standing ovation and will now turn his attention to the Tokyo Olympics. Murray will be defending his title won in Rio de Janeiro and London. Post his performance, Murray stated that he will work on playing better in his upcoming tournaments. The best online betting website has all the picks that tennis betting predictions are available now.