11 Sep Stan Wawrinka Wins U.S. Open Trophy In 4 Sets Against Defending Champ Novak Djokovic
Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland has mastered what a lot of players have failed to do: defeat Novak Djokovic (Serbia) at a Grand Slam final. Wawrinka, who came into the final 2-0 in Grand Slam finals, came from a set down to win it 6-7(1) 6-4 7-5 6-3.
Top seed Djokovic started out strong, going up 4-1 in the 1st set but Wawrinka was able to get the break back. In the tie-break, Djokovic upped his game, allowing Wawrinka just one point. The Swiss tightened his game and won the next 3 sets.
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