Novak Djokovic struck by water bottle at the Italian Open

Novak Djokovic was struck by a water bottle on Friday night as he signed autographs following his second-round win at the Italian Open over Corentin Moutet.
Djokovic, the world No 1, had signed a cap and then a sheet of paper as he headed for the exit when a metal battle fell onto his head.
It is unclear if the object was thrown or fell by accident but Djokovic was clearly in a lot of distress as he fell to the floor. He stayed on the ground for more than 30 seconds before being escorted out by ground staff.
Djokovic’s post-match press conference was cancelled, but the tournament issued…

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