Social Media Reacts To Djokovic's Record 7th Australian Open Title
World No. 1 Novak Djokovic made history on Sunday, defeating Rafael Nadal in straight sets to win his record seventh Australian Open title. The Serbian previously shared the tournament record for most trophies with Roger Federer and Roy Emerson. It is also Djokovic's 15th Grand Slam victory, passing Pete Sampras for third on the all-time list. Fellow players, athletes and others took to social media to congratulate the top seed on his triumph.
Rod Laver (@rodlaver) January 27, 2019
Pat Cash (@TheRealPatCash) January 27, 2019
A masterclass performance by Novak. Simply superb. A record 7 @AustralianOpen titles. Major No.15 and counting. Too good 👏— Darren Cahill (@darren_cahill) January 27, 2019
Patrick McEnroe (@PatrickMcEnroe) January 27, 2019
Incredible performance, @DjokerNole, Australian Open champion for a record 7th time. Not your night @RafaelNadal but it was great to see you back on centre stage again. Thank you both! #AusOpen #AOChampion pic.twitter.com/LmjRh4NpIs— Craig Tiley (@CraigTiley) January 27, 2019
Novak Djokovic (@DjokerNole) January 27, 2019
Mahesh Bhupathi (@Maheshbhupathi) January 27, 2019
Total domination?— Janko Tipsarevic (@TipsarevicJanko) January 27, 2019
Congratulations @DjokerNole on winning the 2019 @AustralianOpen title!!! What a performance. 9 unforced errors!!! Incredible mental and physical strengths. One of the fittest athlete on tour. All my respect for an amazing champion. #AusOpen #Djokovic #AOChampion— Nicolas Kiefer (@Nicolas_Kiefer) January 27, 2019
@djokernole— Dušan Vemić (@dusanVemic) January 27, 2019
No matter if it’s “shaysharka trophy” or one of 15 Grand Slams, Nole always brings the best out of himself.
A great athlete, human and a role model
So very proud of him… https://t.co/dNTH446cJW