Novak Djokovic hit by a bottle after winning at ATP 1000

At the ATP Masters 1000 tournament, after defeating Moutet, Djokovic was hit by a bottle in the head; the incident turned out to be accidental

Amoledo
Novak Djokovic after the incident
Novak Djokovic after the incident / Frame from video, José Morgado, X

Following his triumphant performance at the ATP Masters 1000, where Novak Djokovic defeated Frenchman Corentin Moutet with scores of 6:3, 6:1, an unforeseen incident occurred.

Advertisement

While signing autographs, Djokovic was unexpectedly struck in the head by a heavy water bottle, which forced him to sit down, clutching his head.

Tournament staff immediately came to the tennis player's aid and escorted him to a backstage area.

Later, the organizers in Rome clarified that the incident was accidental by publishing a video from a different angle, proving there was no malicious intent.

They confirmed that Djokovic received the necessary medical assistance and that his health was not at risk.

Novak Djokovic personally commented on the situation, assuring that he feels well after the incident and is already resting in the hotel.

Advertisement

"Thank you for all the messages. It was an unfortunate accident, and I am now resting in the hotel with an ice pack. See you on Sunday," he wrote on social media.

It was previously reported that after a recent football match, Tyson Fury, who is preparing for a fight for the absolute champion title with Oleksandr Usyk, met and took a joint photo with Alex Ferguson.

Also on May 12th in Perth at the RAC Arena, Vasyl Lomachenko and George Kambosos will fight for the vacant IBF lightweight title.

Advertisement
Reminder:

Comments
Read also
Пожар в Копенгагене

In Copenhagen, the historic 17th-century exchange building is on fire; locals are trying to save artworks

chat
28
Sydney police car

Sydney police are investigating an attack at Bondi Shopping Center where five people were killed. Possible link to terrorism

chat
25
Joe Biden

U.S. President Biden criticizes Israel for an airstrike in Gaza and calls for a thorough investigation of the death of WCK workers

chat
87
Rescue Helicopters in Hungary

In Hungary, a rally race turned into a catastrophe: a Skoda Fabia went off the track and into the spectators, resulting in 4 deaths, including children, and 7 injuries

chat
78
Igor Tudor becomes the coach of "Lazio"

Igor Tudor appointed as the head coach of "Lazio". He will take the place of the fired Maurizio Sarri. The club is in 9th place in Serie A, contract details unknown

chat
98
Lisa Vittozzi

Lisa Vittozzi from Italy won the Big Crystal Globe, becoming the best in the Biathlon World Cup season

chat
101
Tyson Fury and Alex Ferguson

In anticipation of the fight for the title of absolute champion against Oleksandr Usyk, Tyson Fury and Alex Ferguson took a photo together after a football match

chat
79
Cara Delevingne

Model and actress Cara Delevingne lost her home after a fire in Los Angeles: 2 people were injured

chat
77
Erling Haaland

Soccer player Erling Haaland and his friend invested in the rare supercar Mercedes AMG One for 3.13 million euros, considering the purchase an investment for the future

chat
80
Europa League

In the second-leg matches of the 1/8 finals of the Europa League, 8 quarterfinal teams were identified; the draw will take place on March 15

chat
63