Despite these premises, the US Open will be able to capture the attention of the public, as Novak Djokovic will have the opportunity to complete the Grand Slam and become the player with the most majors in history.
After the Olympic disappointment, Djokovic did not participate in any ATP event to present himself in the best possible conditions in New York. The Serbian will be under a lot of pressure, considering the stakes, and will have to beat competition from players like Daniil Medvedev, Alexander Zverev and Stefanos Tsitsipas.
The first two, in particular, have proven to be close to the definitive leap in quality in recent weeks. The Russian won and dominated the Toronto Masters 1000 showing all his talent; The German took the gold medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and took home the Masters 1000 in Cincinnati, and will arrive in Flushing Meadows with great confidence The big news will finally hit the total prize pool.
and will arrive in Flushing Meadows with great confidence The big news will finally hit the total prize pool. The organizers of the US Open have announced that they will give away $ 57.5 million, a record total prize pool. The richest edition had registered a figure close to 57.4 million dollars