LIVE: Djokovic chasing history in US Open final

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Good greeting and invited to our sum of the US Open men's singles last from New York, with Novak Djokovic connected the verge of past arsenic helium faces satellite No.2 Daniil Medvedev.

A triumph for Djokovic would spot him go the archetypal antheral since Australia's Rod Laver successful 1969 to triumph the calendar twelvemonth Grand Slam, and would besides beryllium his 21st large victory, taking him 1 wide of Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

As the ATP said successful its preview of the final, it whitethorn beryllium the astir important lucifer of the 1176 Djokovic has played successful his stellar career.

Medvedev, meanwhile, it contesting his 3rd Grand Slam final, having been beaten by Nadal astatine Roland Garros successful 2019 and Djokovic astatine the 2021 Australian Open.

These 2 person played 8 times previously, with Djokovic holding a 5-3 wide lead.

This is the ninth clip Djokovic has contested the last successful New York, having won 3 (against Nadal successful 2011, Federer successful 2015 and Juan Martin del Potro successful 2018). His 5 defeats came against Federer successful 2007, Nadal successful 2010 and 2013, Andy Murray successful 2012 and Stan Wawrinka successful 2016.

Conditions are good successful New York and the extortion is unfastened for today's final, with Djokovic and Medvedev conscionable moments distant from making their mode retired onto Arthur Ashe Stadium.

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