US OPEN 2020: Novak Djokovic out of the tournament due to hitting the ball to the female judge
Hello Friends, famous tennis player Novak Djokovic has been eliminated from the tournament due to a ball hitting a female official in the pre-quarter-final of the US Open on Sunday. The union released a statement about this. Big dramatic events were witnessed at the US Open last night.
Know what is the whole incident:
The incident happened when Djokovic was pitted against Spain’s Pablo Carreno Busta. Djokovic trailed 6-5 in the match. At the same time, Djokovic took the game out of his pocket and hit the tennis rocket backward. The ball went straight to the line judge. As soon as the ball hit the line the judge fell to the ground. The video of that incident is currently going viral on social media.
Has been excluded from 2020 US Open:
The United States Tennis Association said in one of its statements, “According to the Grand Slam rulebook, they were intentionally treated by someone with the ball or in a dangerous way, or by playing carelessly inside the court or by not taking the results seriously. The 2020 US Open has been ruled out.”
Expressed grief by posting on the Instagram post:
Serbian player Djokovic expressed grief over the incident on Instagram post. He wrote the post on Instagram, “The whole incident has made me very sad. I spoke to Line Personal and the officials told me that thank God he is alright. I am very sorry for causing him so much hurt. I didn’t do so intentionally. But it was very wrong. I will not disclose the name to honor their privacy.