Alexander Zverev believes Novak Djokovic is the ‘apparent’ favorite to win the US Open regardless of his personal effective current type.
Zverev defeated Djokovic en-route to profitable the gold medal on the Tokyo Olympics earlier this month and backed that up by profitable the title in Cincinnati.
That has left many hailing him as the person to beat on the US Open, however he insists that’s not the case.
“The US Open is per week that everyone is trying ahead to. I feel Novak [Djokovic] might be again,” Zverev stated.
“He’s clearly going to be the favorite as nicely, however I feel different guys are going to be in nice form.
“I’m trying ahead to the week. Let’s see the way it goes. However there may be nonetheless one week to go. I nonetheless have quite a lot of work forward of me. I’ve to search out my rhythm in New York, as nicely.
“I do suppose that Djokovic remains to be the favorite. I do suppose he’s going to be taking part in unbelievable tennis there.
“He’s going to be contemporary, and I feel there may be additionally different guys which might be in superb type.
“I feel [Andrey] Rublev is in superb type, [Daniil] Medvedev, [Stefanos] Tsitsipas, all these guys are taking part in nice tennis.
“It’s positively going to be an attention-grabbing US Open. However I’m additionally trying ahead to it, as a result of I do know the place I stand, I understand how I’m taking part in, and I hope I can proceed the work and hopefully play even higher in New York.”
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