Famous for his off-court impersonations, funny Novak Djokovic was on a roll after defeating Rafael Nadal on Saturday , and Gael Monfils the next day; Making this gorgeous Serbian the new champion in The BNP Paribas Masters.
The Serbian tennis player overcame the difficult challenges posed by Frenchman Gael Monfils, and won the 1000 Masters title Paris, after a dominant 6-2 5-7 7-6 in the final on Sunday.
Djokovic, world number three came from crushing the world number 2 Rafael Nadal in the semifinals and had lost none but one set on his way to the decisive match.
However, he had to struggle and play at a high level to join its second title in two weeks, following his success in Basel at the expense of world number one, Roger Federer.
Although he was doing great at the beginning of the match, Gael Monfil, number 15 in the world but a local favorite in Paris, made the 14.000 spectators excited in the Palais omnisports de Paris-Bercy when he recovered in the second set where he was down 4-1.
But although the French continued fighting and giving problems to Novak in the final part, it was Novak who eventually stayed with the victory after taking the tie break in the third set, 7-3.
Novak showed signs of nervousness in some passages of the match and had to wait until a double fault before sealing victory. Monfils in the first match point after two hours and 43 minutes.
“It was incredibly complicated” said Novak relieved after winning his fifth title of the year but the first released in 2009 from the Masters.
Gael is so unpredictable. He was hitting the ball well and had a powerful service. At first Novak was playing unbelievable but then Gael recovered, with the support of the audience.
The 22 year old Serbian tennis player has won a total of 76 games so far this year, more than any other player, but his disappointing results in Grand Slam events has prevented him to get closer to number one.
Let’s hope this funny impersonator keeps on his good run of games and be enshrined among the top tennis players in the world, and we can continue watching more of this sexy young man.
Novak is still very young but this handsome tennis talent will surely take him far in a short time.
We saw his beautiful girlfriend Jelena Ristic in the audience, she has been in almost every one of Novak´s games. They met about five years ago and have been together the last three, rumors said that they have broken up and that Novak and Maria Sharapova ( who is impersonated once ) were dating and other rumors suggested they were just good friends and he was still dating Jelena. In fact Jelena was at Novak´s match against Nadal.
We wish Novak congratulations and keep up on the good achievements.
I also added this funny video that contains some of Novak hilarious impersonations, enjoy!!!
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