#Australian Open

.Melbourne VIC, Australia
Novak Djokovic guaranteed to surpass Federer's record of 310 weeks as world number one on March 8. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Novak Djokovic won his ninth Australian Open title on Sunday
  • This was his 18th major title, placing him within striking distance of the men's record of 20
  • He said he would play a slimmed-down schedule focusing on the majors, rather than the rankings

Twitter is celebrating this win that marks Djokovic's 18th Grand Slam(Photo credits: PTI)

  • Novak Djokovic beat Russia's Daniil Medvedev in Australian Open on Sunday
  • This marks Djokovic's 9th career Australian Open title
  • Here are some of the best Twitter reactions on Djokovic’s 9th title win

.Melbourne VIC, Australia
Novak Djokovic went through a roller coaster ride to get to his ninth Australian Open final. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Novak Djokovic is undefeated in nine Australian Open finals
  • Djokovic clinched his 18th Grand Slam title
  • This season, he battled an abdominal injury that nearly forced him to withdraw

.Melbourne VIC, Australia
The Serbian world number one, Novak Djokovic, over powered the Russian rookie 6-2 in the last set. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • This marks Djokovic's 9th career Australian Open title
  • Djokovic beat Russia's Daniil Medvedev with 7-5, 6-2, 
  • The Serbian tennis player scored his 18th Grand Slam win with this matc

.Melbourne VIC, Australia
Ivan Polasek (right) became only the second Slovak, man or woman, to win a Grand Slam title in any discipline. (Photo Credit: Screenshot/Twitter/AustralianOpen)

  • Ivan Dodig and Filip Polasek defeated Joe Salisbury and Rajeev Ram 6-3, 6-4
  • This was the Croatian-Slovakian pair's first title as a team
  • While a breakthrough Grand Slam for Polasek, it was Dodig's second after he won Roland Garros in 2015

.Melbourne VIC, Australia
Medvedev won the ATP World Finals in November, 2020. (Photo credit: AP/PTI)

  • Before  2019, Daniil Medvedev admited he did not do everything as professionally as possible
  • The Russian will be going into his Sunday clash against Novak Djokovic with a 20-match win streak
  • In his 20-match run, he has beaten every top-10 player except Federer

.Sydney NSW, Australia
Naomi Osaka won her fourth Grand Slam title after defeating Jennifer Brady. (Crédit photo : AP/PTI)

  • Japan's Naomi Osaka said her Australian Open victory felt 'surreal'
  • Osaka said she was 'really just living my dreams'
  • Osaka said she will celebrate her victory with pizza and anime

.Melbourne VIC, Australia
Japan's Naomi Osaka beat Jennifer Brady in straight sets in the Australian Open final. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Japan's Naomi Osaka beat America's Jennifer Brady in straight sets
  • Osaka edged a tight first set and broke twice in the second to win 6-4, 6-3 in 77 minutes
  • This is Osaka's second trophy at the Australian Open

.Melbourne VIC, Australia
Japan's Naomi Osaka hits a backhand return at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Naomi Osaka beat American Jennifer Brady in the Australian Open final 6-4, 6-3
  • The 23-year-old has now won her fourth Grand Slam title
  • In the semi-finals, Osaka resoundingly thrashed Serena Williams

.Melbourne VIC, Australia
Novak Djokovic said while experience was clearly an advantage, Medvedev was also in electric form. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Novak Djokovic targets an 18th Slam title to close the gap on Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal
  • He heads into the showpiece with the phenomenal record of never losing a final on Melbourne's famous blue courts
  • Djokovic will also be playing his 28th Grand Slam final