A mild-hearted cool animated film depicting Rafael Nadal’s go back to international #1 has been slammed via enthusiasts of Novak Djokovic.
Djokovic has been best of the scores since November 5 2018 after a shocking run of kind in the summertime which noticed him win Wimbledon, the United States Open and back-to-back Masters 1000 occasions in Cincinnati and Shanghai.
However his time as the arena’s very best will finish on November 4 2019 with Nadal set to switch him, regardless of no longer taking part in a tour-level fit since profitable the United States Open in September.
Djokovic’s defeat within the quarter-finals of the Shanghai Masters previous this month supposed he didn’t protect the 320 issues he were given for profitable final yr.
And this week the Serbian is not able to earn issues in Basel or Vienna as a result of he’s taking part in an exhibition fit in opposition to Nadal in Kazakhstan on Thursday.
Although Djokovic gained the Paris Masters subsequent week and Rafael Nadal didn’t play, the Spaniard would nonetheless transform international #1.
And a since-deleted tweet via Tennis TV, which pronounces ATP tennis in the course of the yr, has disillusioned some Djokovic enthusiasts.
The picture options Nadal sitting on the entrance of a rollercoaster along with his hands outstretched in birthday celebration.
Sitting in the back of him, in a carriage with the quantity two, is Djokovic, who’s keeping onto the bar with a grimace on his face.
Roger Federer is in 3rd however smiling along with his left arm within the air whilst in-form Daniil Medvedev is fourth and in a similar way satisfied.
However whilst the good-natured tweet overjoyed Nadal enthusiasts, Djokovic supporters weren’t as amused.
One fan stated: “This cool animated film exemplifies the ATPs anti-Novak time table. I’m appalled and tearful.”
Every other stated: “Guys – you will have to modify Nole’s image.
“All of them glance satisfied except him, no less than get one the place he isn’t satisfied no longer unhappy.
“I doubt he’s that affected after such a lot of years on the best with the three of them steadily converting.”
And any other tweeted: “It shouldn’t take a seat smartly with any tennis fan. Equity will have to be a price for all folks.”