The US Open just took an unexpected turn for the worse after Novak Djokovic knocked out a ball boy. Novak Djokovic hit a ball boy with his tennis ball, and was disqualified from the US Open. The Ball boy was seem collapsing instantly from the force that Novak Djokovic hit him with.
US Open Medical personnel quickly came to the aid for the ball boy. Take a look at the footage.
Number 1 player in the world gets disqualified from the US Open over what seems to be an honest mistake. pic.twitter.com/tO2addZZ97— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) September 6, 2020
Novak Djokovic definitely hit the ball boy by accident, as he immediately went to check on him. You could also see the look of embarrassment on his face when he realized what had happened.
Novak Djokovic is the top tennis player in the world, and he just got disqualified from the US Open by his own doing. How ironic is that?
This mistake will probably haunt Novak Djokovic for the rest of his tennis career.