At the subsequent press conference, Djokovic also revealed the reason for his gift.
“I don’t know the boy. But he was in my ears the whole match,” said the 19-time Grand Slam champion:
“Especially when I was 0-2 sets back.”
Press comments on Djokovic’s triumph: “Nobody can do that except Novak!”
5 HOURS AGO
He went on: “He cheered me on. He even gave me tactical tips. He shouted, ‘Hold the service. Make a free first point, dictate the game, play on his backhand’. He coached me. And that I found it very sweet and nice. That was my thanks to him. “
Djokovic lost the first two sets against Tsitsipas.
The Serbs managed to turn things around, however, and he secured his second title in Roland-Garros in a thrilling five-set match.
Luck in misfortune: Djokovic crashes next to the network after Tsitsipas stop
Tournament director Forget: Nadal has kept the injury secret
6 HOURS AGO
Konta is the first British woman to win a home tournament in 40 years
8 HOURS AGO