For the first time in 2021, Novak Djokovic has lost. Dan Evans defeated the top-ranked tennis player 6-4, 7-5 in the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters. Djokovic, who is coming off a title at the Australian Open, was understandably self-critical about his performance against the unseeded British player.
“I don’t want to take anything away from his win, but from my side I just felt awful on the court,” Djokovic said, per the Associated Press. “Nothing worked. It’s one of those days.
“Should have and could have done much, much better. I can’t take anything positive away from this match.”
Djokovic dropped his serve five times in the match…