jim messenger compared by Novak Djokovic dominant victory Alex de Minaur to a horror movie and admitted that he would be extremely scared to face the Serb if he was an active player still alive in the australian open tournament.
On Monday, Djokovic defeated local favorite De Minaur 6-2, 6-1, 6-2 to advance to the quarterfinals of the Australian Open. «I’ll tell you something: if I was still in this tournament and I was home right now, had dinner and came back, ‘Let’s see what’s going on on TV,’ I would turn this horror movie off.
I wouldn’t want to see this. If you thought you might get a chance to play Novak, this is not what you want to go to bed thinking about. Sometimes you’re at the mercy,» Courier had said during the second set,» Courier said on coverage nine.
Courier compares Djokovic’s dominating victory to a horror movie
Djokovic came into the Australian Open dealing with a hamstring injury. In the first week, Djokovic was able to win three matches but it was evident that he was not at his best.
But against De Minaur, Djokovic looked absolutely great. After beating De Minaur, Djokovic revealed that it was the first time this fortnight that he did not feel any pain in his hamstring. «I didn’t feel anything today, so today was great.
I think my medical team, my physio. I was feeling really good in the first game, the second game not so good, so I know that things can change very quickly. I don’t take anything for granted. I’m very happy with the way I played, the way I moved today, the way I hit the ball.
So let’s keep it up,» Djokovic said. In his next match, Djokovic plays Andrey Rublev. Going into his match, Djokovic is 2-1 up against Rublev.