Daniil Medvedev

Daniil Medvedev, of Russia, holds up the championship trophy after defeating Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, in the men's singles final of the US Open tennis championships, Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Daniil Medvedev defeats Novak Djokovic to win U.S. Open

Russian player Daniil Medvedev beat out number one ranked Novak Djokovic to win the U.S. Open. The 25-year-old earned his first major title on Sunday after besting Djokovic in three sets. Medvedev won teach set six-to-four games and largely controlled the flow of the final.