Roger Federer reflects on Novak Djokovic's 'exceptional year' and says calendar grand slam 'is possible'

Roger Federer said Novak Djokovic had a 'truly exceptional' year, even as the world No. 1 fell short of winning a calendar grand slam at the US Open.

9/21/2021 4:20:00 PM

Roger Federer said Novak Djokovic had a 'truly exceptional' year, even as the world No. 1 fell short of winning a calendar grand slam at the US Open.

Roger Federer said Novak Djokovic had a 'truly exceptional' year, even as the world No. 1 fell short of winning a calendar grand slam at the US Open.

In New York this month, Djokovic was bidding to become the first man since Rod Laver in 1969 to win all four major tournaments in the same calendar year, but lost to Daniil Medvedev in the final. 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I'll add my humble 'two cents' by saying this: All 3 players - Rafa, Roger, & Novak are 3 of the - greatest tennis players we have & will ever see in this lifetime! Wishing them all the best, their future holds! Regardless, of the fact that Federer, will ALWAYS, be my fave!!