"Well, let me tell you it's not the first nor the last racket that I'll break in my career," Djokovic, 33, told reporters. The Serb was disqualified from the U.S. Open after inadvertently hitting a ball into a line judge's throat during his fourth-round match against Pablo Carreno Busta. Djokovic, who apologised at the time and vowed to take away valuable lessons from the incident, reiterated that he was working on his "mental and emotional health" to try and help keep a lid on his emotions.
Rafael Nadal's first tournament in seven months ended with a loss to Diego Schwartzman in the quarterfinals of the Italian Open.
Rafael Nadal warned he knew how to fix his errors before his French Open title defence after crashing in the quarter-finals of the Rome Masters on Saturday, the final warm-up before Roland Garros.