Wimbledon 2023 | Learn Real English

Wimbledon 2023 | Learn Real English

Learn Real English | Wimbledon 2023

Wimbledon 2023 is coming to close, with Novak Djokovic and Carlos Alcaraz set to play each other in the men’s final.

In Djokovic’s semi-final game with Jannik Sinner, he was called for ‘hindrance’ by chair umpire Richard Haigh. In this video lessons, we’re going to take a look at what happened between Novak Djokovic and the umpire during the tennis match, and then hear about Djokovic’s reaction in his post-game interview. Let’s see what was said, learn some of the key phrases, and how to use them.


ジョコビッチは、準決勝のヤニク・シナーとの試合で、主審のRichard Haighから「ヒンダランス」の判定を受けました。この動画レッスンでは、試合中にノバク・ジョコビッチと主審の間に何が起こったのか、そして試合後のインタビューでのジョコビッチの反応についてご紹介します。何と言っているのかを確認しながら、重要なフレーズとその使い方を学びましょう。

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Wimbledon 2023 Interview Transcript

English Stripped Bare - B. Bearington & Naomi Culture: Tennis Novak Djokovic, Wimbledon 2023
Novak Djokovic Returning a Serve During Day Three of The Wimbledon 2023 Championships at All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club
  • Hindrance. 15-30.

You must be joking.

Calling that in the semi-final of Wimbledon?

What are you doing!?!

  • You used the word “hindrance.” Um, you were forced to keep your composure several times out here today. How much do you put the success that you’ve had in your career down to, not just how you play, but your mental strength, and resilience as well?

Well, the ca… the hindrance earlier on today in the match could have, um, could have changed the course of the match. I mean, I, you know, I, I felt, um, really nervous after, after that call from the Chair Umpire.

But, um…kind of managed to regroup, um, and it was, I think, probably the first time in my career that, that something like this happened. It never happened to me.

I don’t normally have an ex… extended grunts, but um…

Maybe tha… maybe it was an echo from the roof or something like this. But, um, I… you know, I actually didn’t feel I was causing any hindrance to my opponent, but okay.

You know, it was the call, kind of the call that I have to respect. And um…

Sorry, what was your question, because I heard the “hindrance” part, I didn’t…

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