Without much trouble, Djokovic held his own and took the Championship in NY for a third time.
In the absence of any representative body to speak for tennis officials, it fell to the ITF to say what should be evident to all: despite Williams's repeated insistence that Ramos owes her an apology, he was just doing his job when he penalised her a point and a game during Saturday's tumultuous women's US Open final.
A visit to the court from tournament referee Brian Earley and grand slam supervisor Donna Kelso failed to diffuse the situation and, having led 3-1 in the second set, a rattled Williams lost it completely as she went down 4-3.
Novak Djokovic's U.S. Open title moved him up three spots to No. 3 in the ATP rankings Monday, behind Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, making that trio the top three for the first time in 3½ years. Nadal, Federer and Djokovic last occupied the top three spots in the rankings in April 2015. It was also just the latest Slam for the "Big 3" of men's tennis - Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, and Roger Federer. That put the 29-year-old Argentine back in a Grand Slam final for the first time since his breakthrough nine years ago, a comeback for a guy who had four wrist operations in the interim.
Djokovic is trying for a third U.S. Open title and 14th major overall, which would tie Pete Sampras for third place on the career list. "I know that he will be here again with the champions trophy".
Djokovic added: "I would like to congratulate Juan Martin for what he's done in the last four, five years".
He said: "I was hoping he was going to be here".
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Federer and Nadal have made me the player I am today.
Playing on the same court where Pete Sampras claimed his 14th and final Grand Slam crown, Djokovic had endured more disappointment than joy on Arthur Ashe, mining just three titles from eight finals.
For Djokovic, this has been a triumphant summer after his difficulties of the past two years and the low of elbow surgery in February.
It was a brief request, though, unlike her many other pleas for quiet, mainly as fans were shouting and chanting and clapping in support of del Potro. Here's a look at those who expressed congratulations to Djokovic.
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates with his wife Jelena Djokovic after winning his men's Singles finals match.
But against one of the best returners in the business, Del Potro needed to be far more assertive. Ahead 40-0 he wasn't able to capitalize on any of the three game points, then went onto make two forehand errors to surrender his serve.
"I was playing at my limit nearly all the time, looking for winners", he said.
Leading 4-3, Djokovic caught Del Potro off guard with his exceptional patience and strong strokes to break Del Potro's serve. "I'm sad because I lose but I'm happy for Novak".
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The TV musical also made EGOT'ers out of serial Tony-snatchers Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice (they have nine between them). NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert has won five Emmys during the 2018 Creative Arts Emmy Awards on Sunday night.
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He has been assigned to officiate the Davis Cup semifinal matches between the United States and host Croatia later this week. Once renewed, she can be part of Forbes' list of highest-paid women in sports, possibly placing second-just below Serena.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday welcomed the USA decision to shut the Palestinian mission in Washington. Husam Zomlot said that the move would not deter Palestinians from seeking statehood with east Jerusalem as their capital.
Aaron Rodgers called his injury a "sprained knee", according to Rob Demovsky, an ESPN reporter who covers the Green Bay Packers . Even if he doesn't practice this week, Rodgers could still play. "He'll be given the whole week to get ready".
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The US Trade Representative's office received almost 6,000 comments and held seven days of public hearings on the proposed levies. The new HomePod and Mac mini will also be negatively affected by the tariffs, along with adapters and chargers for many products.
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