Alexander Zverev hailed the “biggest tournament you can win in any sport” on the final day of Olympics action from the Ariake Tennis Park.
Olympics: all the winners in pictures
Croatia also took two medals, both in the men’s doubles, with favourites Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic beating their compatriots Marin Cilic and Ivan Dodig to the gold. Marcus Daniell and Michael Venus rounded off the podium, earning a first tennis medal for New Zealand.
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The medal moments keep on coming at Tokyo 2020 with an abundance of emotions, passion and pride on display.
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Tokyo 2020 witnessed the first gold medals of the Games on a significant day in Japan, where the men’s singles final duel was confirmed.