Every athlete has their own unique way of celebrating, and anybody watching Novak Djokovic’s victory over Roger Federer at Wimbledon surely saw how he embraced the moment. Right after he won and shook hands with the chair umpire, he reached down to the famous grass on the court. He ripped out a few pieces and began chomping away on it.
The action required a double-take from viewers to confirm what they were seeing, and reporters after the game asked him about this odd celebration in front of the crowd. He announced that this was something he had dreamed about as a child, to do something crazy after an incredible moment. Well, he did it alright.
Watch Djokovic eat the grass below: