Djokovic downs Del Potro to claim US Open title

Novak Djokovic celebrates after defeating Juan Martin del Potro. (AP)

Novak Djokovic beat Argentine third seed Juan Martin del Potro 6-3 7-6(4) 6-3 in the US Open final on Sunday for his second Grand Slam title of the season and 14th of his career.

Sixth seed Djokovic, who also triumphed at Wimbledon this year, now joins Pete Sampras in third place on the all-time list of Grand Slam titles, trailing only Roger Federer (20) and Rafael Nadal (17).

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:53 - GMT 06:53