The clash between the Serb and Rafael Nadal was postponed until Monday at 2100BST Ã¢â‚¬â€œ meaning the Flushing Meadows Grand Slam has now gone into a third week for three years in a row.
And Djokovic, who emerged victorious after a gruelling five-set semi-final with Roger Federer on Saturday, will surely reap the rewards of an additional day of recovery ahead of his second US Open final.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“Maybe it goes in my favour, it being cancelled today,” Djokovic said on US television. “I’m sure I’ll be fit for tomorrow (Monday) and play my best tennis.”
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