Novak Djokovic continued his excellence on the tennis court by winning his third straight Australian Open crown over Andy Murray.
Using his brand-new YouTek Graphene Speed, Djokovic outclassed his fellow HEAD Raquet Rebel, 6-7 (2), 7-6 (3), 6-3, 6-2, to register his sixth career Grand Slam title.
“Winning three in a row is a huge achievement,” Djokovic said. “I’m always motivated in every match that I play. But of course, Grand Slam finals are always bringing something new, something special to every player, and that’s where you want to perform your best.”
Despite the defeat, Murray has reached new levels in tennis with his YouTek IG Radical Pro, finishing second in the Wimbeldon final and won the Olympics and US Open titles.
“The last few months have been the best of my life,” said Murray.”
“I have to try and look at the positives of the last few months, and I think I’m going the right direction.”
Robert Vinci (YouTek IG Extreme Pro) combined with partner Sara Errani to claim the women’s double crown, defeating Australians Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua, 6-2, 3-6, 6-2. The pair has won three of the last four majors – the French Open, the US Open and Melbourne.
Maria Sharapova, who served with her brand new HEAD YouTek Graphene Instinct, reached the semifinals in singles although she failed to get past China’s Li Na, 6-2, 6-2.
19-year old Sloane Stephens, another HEAD Raquet Rebel, made waves in the tournament, stunning No. 3 Serena Williams with her YouTek IG Prestige in the quarterfinals.