Djokovic vs Medvedev Head to Head

Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev have played each other a total of ten times with Djokovic currently leading their Head to Head 6 wins to 4.

The first Djokovic vs Medvedev match was in 2017 in a Davis Cup match between Serbia and Russia with Djokovic winning the match after Medvedev was forced to retire in the fourth set.

The last time Djokovic and Medvedev played each other was in the final of the 2021 Paris Masters, in which Djokovic won 4-6, 6-3, 6-3.

Their last grand slam match was at the 2021 US Open, where Medvedev beat Djokovic in straight sets in the final (6-4, 6-4, 6-4).

Djokovic vs Medvedev Head to Head

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Djokovic and Medvedev Quick Facts

Novak DjokovicvsDaniil Medvedev
1987Year born1996
2003 Year turned Pro2014
Right handedPlaysRight handed
Two handed backhandBackhandTwo handed backhand
6Matches won4
60% (6/10)Winning Percentage40% (4/10)
5Hard Court Wins3
0Clay Court Wins1
1Grass Court Wins0
2Matches won in Finals1
1Matches won in Grand Slam Finals1
1Matches won in Masters 1000 Finals0
0Matches won in ATP World Tour Finals1

Djokovic vs Medvedev Head to Head Stats

Head to Head at the Grand Slams

YearGrand SlamRoundWinnerMatch Score
2021US OpenFinalDaniil Medvedev6-4, 6-4, 6-4
2021Australian OpenFinalNovak Djokovic7-5, 6-2, 6-2
2019Australian OpenRound of 16Novak Djokovic6-4, 6-7, 6-2, 6-3

Djokovic and Medvedev have played each other a total of three times in grand slam tournaments with Djokovic leading the grand slam head to head 2-1.

To date, Djokovic and Medvedev have played each other twice at the Australian Open and once at the US Open and they have yet to play each other at the French Open or at the Wimbledon championships.

Djokovic vs Medvedev Head to Head by Court Surface

Djokovic and Medvedev have played each other a total of 8 times on indoor and outdoor hard courts, once on grass and once on clay.

Head to Head on Hard Courts

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2021Paris MastersFinalNovak Djokovic4-6, 6-3, 6-3
2021US OpenFinalDaniil Medvedev6-4, 6-4, 6-4
2021Australian OpenFinalNovak Djokovic7-5, 6-2, 6-2
2020ATP FinalsRRDaniil Medvedev6-3, 6-3
2020ATP CupSemifinalsNovak Djokovic6-1, 5-7, 6-4
2019Cincinnati MastersSemifinalsDaniil Medvedev3-6, 6-3, 6-3
2019Australian OpenRound of 16Novak Djokovic6-4, 6-7, 6-2, 6-3
2017Davis CupRRNovak Djokovic3-6, 6-4, 6-1, 1-0 (Retired)

Djokovic and Medvedev have played each other a total of eight times on hard courts with Djokovic leading their head to head on hard courts 5-3.

Head to Head on Grass

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2017EastbourneSemifinalsNovak Djokovic6-4, 6-4

Head to Head on Clay

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2019Monte Carlo MastersQuarterfinalsDaniil Medvedev6-3, 4-6, 6-2

Djokovic vs Medvedev Matches Played per Year

Below is a schedule of the matches played by Djokovic and Medvedev over the years.

YearMatches PlayedDjokovic WinsMedvedev WinsH2H (Djokovic – Medvedev)
2017222-0
20182-0
20192123-2
20202114-3
20213216-4
20226-4

Frequently Asked Questions about the Djokovic and Medvedev Rivalry

How many times has Djokovic lost to Medvedev?

Medvedev has beaten Djokovic a total of four times (2019 Monte Carlo Masters, 2019 Cincinnati Masters, 2020 ATP Finals, and the 2021 US Open).

How many times have Djokovic and Medvedev played each other?

Djokovic and Medvedev have played each other a total of ten times (2017 Davis Cup, 2017 Eastbourne, 2019 Australian Open, 2019 Monte Carlo Masters, 2019 Cincinnati Masters, 2020 ATP Cup, 2020 ATP Finals, 2021 Australian Open, 2021 US Open, and the 2021 Paris Masters.

When did Djokovic and Medvedev first play each other?

Their first match was in a Davis cup match in 2017, where Djokovic won the match 3-6, 6-4, 6-1, 1-0 (Retired).

Who was younger when they won their first Grand Slam?

Djokovic was 20 when he won the 2008 Australian Open while Medvedev was 25 when he won the 2021 US Open.

Has Djokovic and Medvedev ever played doubles together?

To date, Djokovic and Medvedev have not played doubles together.

Are Djokovic and Medvedev friends off the court?

Djokovic and Medvedev are friends on and off the court and have often practiced together.