Novak Djokovic won the Australian Open title for a record 9th time, winning 7-5 6-2 6-2 in straight sets against Daniel Medvedev in the Australian Open final. Djokovic performed brilliantly throughout the match and did not give Medvedev any chance to return to the match. In this match which lasted for 1 hour and 53 minutes, Djokovic kept his grip on the match from beginning to end. This is Djokovic’s 18th Grand Slam and is now just 2 titles away from Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal’s 20 Grand Slam records.
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The world number one tennis player has won six of his last 10 tournaments played and if he performs the same way, he can beat Federer and Nadal. Nadal suffered a defeat at the hands of Stephanos Sitipas in the quarterfinal match, while Roger Federer missed the tournament due to knee surgery for the first time in his career. Earlier, Naomi Osaka performed brilliantly in the final of the Women’s Australian Open, defeating Jennifer Brady 6-4, 6-3 in the finals to clinch the trophy. Osaka defeated Serena Williams in a semifinal match to smash her record 24th Grand Slam win.