“Generally world news.” Taktarov on Medvedev’s victory at the US Open
Mixed Martial Arts Veteran Oleg Taktarov reacted to the victory of the Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev, which he won in the final of the US Open – 2021, defeating the first racket of the world, Serb Novak Djokovic.
“Generally speaking, world news,” Taktarov signed the corresponding photo in the “stories” of his “instagram”.
Medvedev prevented Djokovic from achieving his historic achievement. If he won the US Open – 2021, Novak would collect the calendar “Grand Slam”. A similar result in the Open Era (since 1968) was achieved only by one tennis player in the men’s singles – Australian Rod Laver in 1969.
Oleg Taktarov, 54, made his mixed martial arts debut in 1993. He had his last fight in April 2008. In total, he has 24 fights in MMA, in which he won 17 victories and suffered five defeats, two more fights ended in a draw. Jeff Monson, 50, made his mixed martial arts debut in 1997. He had his last fight in October 2016. In total, he has 88 fights in MMA, in which he won 61 victories and suffered 26 defeats, another fight ended in a draw.
Daniil Medvedev touchingly addressed his team after winning the US Open – 2021