“I don’t know how Djokovic did it, but he came back as if he were another player”

Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas appeared before the press dejected after losing this Sunday the final of Roland Garros against Novak Djokovic despite having two sets to zero advantage: “I have learned that in a ‘big’ having that advantage does not mean anything”.

“You have yet to win one (set) and it’s not that I relaxed or changed something, what happened was that he (Djokovic) left the court with 0-2 and came back as if he were a different player. I don’t know how. did. He played very well and did not leave me space, “he lamented, falling 6-7 (6), 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 and 6-4 in 4 hours and 11 minutes.

He acknowledged that his rival was better “physically, in anticipation, in everything.” And he added: “He read my game better, thanks to him that he managed to reach that level.”

According to Tsitsipas, the key to lifting a “big one” is “endurance, the ability to hold a high level for quite some time.”

“I have given everything and I have not been able to do better,” said the player.

The tennis player from AthensThe 22-year-old was confident in his future and found that he is “capable of contesting a title like this, despite the defeat” in what was his first Grand Slam final.

“If not at my own level there are no reasons not to win a title,” he added.

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