French Open 2023 : Novak Djokovic smashed Carlos Alcaraz Garfia by won 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 in the French Open 2023 semi-final. Djokovic going to face Norwegian Casper Ruud in the final of French Open 2023 on June 11.
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The World number one player Carlos Alcaraz had just levelled the tournament when the disaster struck while he limped to his bench holding his right leg in the third set.
Alcaraz, who already skipped Australian Open, because of a hamstring injury, and now he was suffering from cramps injured.
Novak Djokovic played his 34th Grand slam final and he lifted French Open Cup twice, in the year 2016 and 2021.
The 36-year-old Djokovic said, “It is tough luck for Carlos and Obviously at this level, the last thing you want is cramps and physical problems in the last stages of a Grand Slam”.
“It was probably difficult for Alcaraz to decide whether he should retire or continue until the last point but he is a real fighter, so need to respect to him.”
“It is not easy to maintain that intensity and who has now won his last 100 Grand Slam matches in which he bagged the opening set.”