Novak Djokovic Archive

Novak Djokovic doesn’t have plans to be a politician, will still help Serbia

World number two Novak Djokovic said that he will always do his best to help Serbia, his home country, but stressed that he doesn’t have plans to become a politician in the near future. “I want to help my country in many ways but not as a politician. Novak Djokovic Foundation helps Serbia a lot [&hellip

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Novak Djokovic does new photo shoots for Head Tennis

Serbia’s Novak Djokovic will be featured in a new ad campaign for Head Tennis after the world number two shared that he had just done a series of photo shoots for the popular tennis brand. The newly-engaged tennis star shared teaser photos via his official Facebook page with the caption: “Today I spent my day [&hellip

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Novak Djokovic won’t compete at Valencia Open despite wildcard offer

World number two Novak Djokovic has opted not to take the wildcard for next week’s Valencia Open despite the tempting prospect of getting much needed ranking points to regain the number one ranking. The Valencia Open tournament is an ATP 500 event, meaning the winner will get 500 ranking points. Tournament Director Juan Carlos Ferrero [&hellip

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Novak Djokovic defeats Rafael Nadal to secure fourth China Open title

Novak Djokovic secured his fourth China Open title on Sunday with a straight sets victory 6-3, 6-4 over rival Rafael Nadal of Spain, just a day after the Nadal reclaimed the number one ranking. This is Djokovic’s 38th career ATP tour title and fourth title of the season. “I needed this win today,” said Djokovic. [&hellip

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Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal to fight for China Open 2013 title

Number one seed Novak Djokovic will face-off against rival, Rafael Nadal, the number two seed, in the final of the China Open 2013 tournament on Sunday after both players won their semifinal matches in contrasting fashion. Djokovic progressed to the final after the Serb defeated Richard Gasquet of France 6-4, 6-2 while Nadal won when [&hellip

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Nadal believes he played a “very complete season” which saw him retaking the top ranking

Rafael Nadal believes that he played a “very complete season” which saw him ascending back to the number one ranking after reaching the China Open final on Saturday. Regardless of what the results of the final is, the Spaniard has accumulated enough ranking points to overtake Novak Djokovic. In February 2013, Nadal made a comeback [&hellip

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Rafael Nadal secures number one ranking after reaching China Open 2013 final

When the updated ATP World Tour Rankings are released on Monday, October 7, the tennis world will see Rafael Nadal finally clinching the world number one ranking. This was made possible after the Spaniard reached the final of the ATP 500 China Open in Beijing on Saturday after his opponent, world number five Tomas Berdych [&hellip

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Novak Djokovic hangs on to top ranking after defeating Verdasco

Novak Djokovic outlasted Fernando Verdasco of Spain on Thursday 7-5, 2-6, 6-2 to reach the China Open 2013 quarterfinals which means he’s still holding on to the number one ranking. The three-time Beijing champion needs to at least defend the title to have a shot of retaining the top ranking by the end of the [&hellip

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Rafael Nadal to compete at Mubadala World Tennis Championship 2013 Abu Dhabi in December

World number two Rafael Nadal has confirmed that he will be taking part at the elite tennis exhibition event in Abu Dhabi by December. Nadal joins Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship 2013 in Abu Dhabi, a three-day tennis exhibition competition that begins on December 26, 2013. Nadal is no [&hellip

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Novak Djokovic engaged to longtime girlfriend Jelena Ristic – report

Serbian media reports revealed that top-ranked tennis player Novak Djokovic is engaged to be married to his longtime girlfriend Jelena Ristic. Reports revealed that he proposed to Ristic over the weekend in Monte Carlo. The pair had been together for the past eight years. Ristic can be seen regularly cheering on Djokovic in his player’s [&hellip

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Djokovic reaches 100th week as world number one

World number one Novak Djokovic became only the ninth player in the ATP World Tour history of reaching the 100th week as the top-ranked male tennis player. This milestone started when the ATP Rankings were released on Monday, September 23. Djokovic joins Andre Agassi (101 weeks), Rafael Nadal (102), Bjorn Borg (109), John McEnroe (170), [&hellip

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Roger Federer vs Novak Djokovic match anticipated in Davis Cup 2014

Tennis fans from all over the world will certainly be looking forward to a highly anticipated matchup between Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic at the 2014 Davis Cup after the draw saw Switzerland facing Serbia in the first round of competitions in the World Group. However, this matchup may also not happen since Federer doesn’t [&hellip

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Li Na vs Novak Djokovic showdown to take place at China Open 2013

To commemorate the tenth anniversary of the China Open, world number one Novak Djokovic will face off against Asia’s number female tennis player Li Na in a “Battle of the Sexes” exhibition match on September 27 at the National Tennis Center in Beijing according to the report from China Daily website. The profits from the [&hellip

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Ernests Gulbis “don’t like Djokovic that much.”

Ernests Gulbis of Latvia believes that top-ranked Novak Djokovic has changed to the point that he can say that he doesn’t like him “that much.” In an interview with a French daily, the Latvian tennis professional revealed that he and the Serbian tennis star knew each other since they were 12 but things have changed [&hellip

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Djokovic, Tipsarevic lead Serbia’s run to Davis Cup final

Serbia advanced to the Davis Cup 2013 final after a pulsating victory over Canada 3-2. Serbia was down 1-2 after the doubles match was contested on Saturday but went on to win the remaining two singles rubbers to edge out the Canadian team. Here’s the breakdown of results of the Serbia vs Canada Davis Cup [&hellip

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Rafael Nadal to clinch world number one ranking at 2013 China Open

Spain’s Rafael Nadal is all set to clinch the world number one ranking at the upcoming 2013 China Open which starts on September 30 in Beijing, China. This ATP World Tour hardcourt event is classified as ATP 500 which means the winner will get 500 ranking points. As of the ATP World Tour Rankings released [&hellip

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Novak Djokovic won’t surrender number one ranking without a fight

World number one Novak Djokovic said that he’s not going to easily relinquish the top ranking to rival Rafael Nadal as there are still a number of tournaments to play until the end of the season. In the ATP rankings released on Monday, September 9, Djokovic still retained the number one ranking after losing the [&hellip

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Rafael Nadal believes achieving Calendar Grand Slam is “impossible”

World number two Rafael Nadal believes that winning all four Grand Slam titles in a single season is impossible considering that there are a lot of great players on tour right now. “To win all four Grand Slams in one year I think today is impossible for anyone,” Nadal said. “That’s my feeling. We will [&hellip

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Novak Djokovic Interview Transcript after US Open 2013 Championship loss

Here’s the complete interview transcript of the Novak Djokovic Interview which took place after he lost the US Open 2013 Championship final match to Rafael Nadal of Spain. Despite the loss, Djokovic still retain the number one ranking albeit with lesser lead than his rival. Source (US Open) Q. I can’t remember seeing a player [&hellip

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Rafael Nadal wins US Open 2013, beats top-ranked Novak Djokovic

World number two Rafael Nadal won the US Open 2013 Men’s Singles title on Monday with a four set victory over top-ranked Novak Djokovic of Serbia 6-2, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1. The Spaniard remains world number two but narrowed down the deficit against top-ranked Djokovic. With the win, Nadal now has accumulated 10,860 points while Djokovic [&hellip

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