Tel Aviv: Tennis star Novak Djokovic was seen playing wheelchair tennis in Tel Aviv against Israeli player Elay Chayot. The video of the two players was shared on the official Twitter account of the tournament.
Novak Djokovic plays tennis in wheelchair: WATCH Video
Before fighting against Chayot, Djokovic decided to have some conversation with the player. The two fought on the court and later posed for pictures.
— Tel Aviv Watergen Open (@telavivopen) October 2, 2022
Novak Djokovic sails into fourth final of season
In the meantime, Marin Cilic lost to Novak Djokovic in the Tel Aviv Open championship match. Thus, the star player from Serbia won his third championship of 2022 and 89th overall. Djokovic, 35, won 6-3, 6-4 to add the Israeli hard court trophy to victories this season on the Rome clay and Wimbledon grass.
As part of a rivalry that dates back to 2008, it was Djokovic’s 19th victory over Cilic in 21 encounters.
Djokovic was competing in his first singles competition since winning his 21st Grand Slam title and seventh Wimbledon championship in July.