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Novak Djokovic Biography & Latest News

Novak Djokovic Biography

Novak Djokovic is a Serbian professional tennis player and the current World No. 1. He has won six Grand Slam singles titles: the 2008, 2011, 2012 and 2013 Australian Opens, the 2011 Wimbledon Championships, and the 2011 US Open. By winning three Majors in 2011, Djokovic became the sixth male player in the Open Era to win three Majors in a calendar year. He is the first male player representing Serbia to win a Major singles title and the youngest player in the Open Era to have reached the semifinals of all four Grand Slam events, separately and consecutively. Three weeks after the 2006 Wimbledon, Djokovic won his maiden ATP title at the Dutch Open in Amersfoort without losing a set, defeating Nicolás Massú in the final. Djokovic won his second career title in the same year at the Open de Moselle in Metz. In 2007, he defeated Guillermo Cañas in the final to claim the Key Biscayne title in Miami. Djokovic won his fifth title of the year at the BA-CA Tennis Trophy in Vienna. He received the Golden Badge award for the best athlete in Serbia. In 2008, Djokovic defeated unseeded Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in four sets to earn Serbia's first Grand Slam singles title. The following year Djokovic won the singles title at the Barclays Dubai Tennis Championships. Djokovic won ten tournaments in 2011, including Grand Slam tournament victories at the Australian Open, Wimbledon and the US Open. Djokovic also captured a record-breaking five ATP World Tour Masters 1000 titles. Consequently Novak Djokovic was named 2011 ITF World Champion. By reaching the 2012 French Open final, he became the ninth player in Open Era to have reached the final of all four Grand Slam singles tournaments (and only fifth to do that consecutively).

Novak Djokovic Latest News & Articles

Australian Open 2017: Istomin does the impossible, takes out Djokovic in 5 sets
Australian Open 2017: Istomin does the impossible, takes out Djokovic in 5 sets
Istomin will face 30th seed Pablo Carreno Busta from Spain in the 3rd round.
5 Grand Slam matches with an epic fifth set
5 Grand Slam matches with an epic fifth set
After Karlovic's epic five set victory against Zeballos yesterday, let's look back at some of the best fifth sets ever played.
Australian Open 2017: Novak Djokovic wards off the Fernando Verdasco challenge to enter Round 2
Australian Open 2017: Novak Djokovic wards off the Fernando Verdasco challenge to enter Round 2
Verdasco looked threatening during the match, but ultimately fizzled out.
5 matches we would love to watch at this year's Australian Open
5 matches we would love to watch at this year's Australian Open
The draw has thrown up the possibility of some very exciting matches that would be a delight for us to witness
5 most successful Australian Open champions of all time
5 most successful Australian Open champions of all time
With Australian Open underway, let us take a look at the most successful players Down Under.
Australian Open 2017 draw analysis: Djokovic and Murray on yet another collision course
Australian Open 2017 draw analysis: Djokovic and Murray on yet another collision course
What are the top 4's prospects at the Australian Open? Here's a look.
Shane Warne bowls to Novak Djokovic on the tennis court ahead of the Australian Open
Shane Warne bowls to Novak Djokovic on the tennis court ahead of the Australian Open
The event took place ahead of the Australian Open
5 things Andy Murray Can Aim For In 2017
5 things Andy Murray Can Aim For In 2017
Having now achieved the World No. 1 title, Andy Murray could realign his goals going into the new season with the Australian Open upcoming.
Australian Open 2017: Top 5 contenders for the title
Australian Open 2017: Top 5 contenders for the title
Here's a look at the top picks for this year's Australian Open, which begins at Melbourne Park on the 9th of January, 2017.
What Should You Expect From the Big Four in 2017?
What Should You Expect From the Big Four in 2017?
Federer, Djokovic, Murray and Nadal all have different things to prove this season - can they do it?
Novak Djokovic beats Andy Murray to win ATP Qatar Open title in Doha
Novak Djokovic beats Andy Murray to win ATP Qatar Open title in Doha
The pair were locked in a tense three hour encounter to decide who would win their first title in the 2017 ATP season.
2017: The Year of Andy Murray
2017: The Year of Andy Murray
'Who's Afraid of Andy Murray in 2017'? At the moment, everyone on the circuit.
Christmas With The Stars: How the top tennis players celebrated Christmas
Christmas With The Stars: How the top tennis players celebrated Christmas
The top stars from the ATP and WTA took to Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to share their Christmas escapades.
Federer discusses retirement, Novak Djokovic, family and more in new interview
Federer discusses retirement, Novak Djokovic, family and more in new interview
Federer will return to the court in early January in Perth, Australia.
Snaps with the Stars: What have your favourite tennis stars been upto on Instagram 10 Dec - 16 Dec
Snaps with the Stars: What have your favourite tennis stars been upto on Instagram 10 Dec - 16 Dec
Here's a round-up of your favourite athletes and what they've been up to.
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