Coming off his incredible win over Nadal in the US Open tennis final, Djokovic was unable to complete his Davis Cup match due to a lingering back injury. The injury first made an appearance during the final with Nadal. With only a short rest period between the final and his Davis Cup match, Djokovic was unable to recover properly and retired after losing the the first set.
Novak Djokovic’s 2011 Season
Looking back it has been quite a year for the young Serbian player. To start off 2011 he notched 41 consecutive wins that led him to hoist his second major Australian Open title, along with a slew of victories at other prestigious events. He was indeed the man to beat, and for 41 matches no one was able to.
An on form Federer stopped the streak in the semi-final of the French Open at Roland Garros. Federer played inspired tennis, dismissing the circulating rumors of his demise from the top of men’s tennis. This was a temporary lull however, as Djokovic returned to form and snatched the Wimbledon championship to add to his list of major titles.
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