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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).

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Video: Novak Djokovic is shown who is the boss on live camera by wife Jelena
Video: Novak Djokovic is shown who is the boss on live camera by wife Jelena
Social media claims another victim.
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5 times tennis players imitated other players
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5 things Roger Federer can still look to achieve in tennis
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5 reasons why 2017 could see the revival of the ‘Fedal’ rivalry
The first Grand Slam of 2017 is one that will live long in the memory of all tennis fans.
Novak Djokovic reacts to Roger Federer's Australian Open win
Novak Djokovic reacts to Roger Federer's Australian Open win
Djokovic is currently representing Serbia in the Davis Cup tie against Russia.
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How does Roger Federer's Australian Open win affect the ATP Rankings?
The events that unfolded at Melbourne Park over the last couple of weeks have had a significant effect on the latest rankings.
Why no other rivalry in tennis can match 'Fedal'
Why no other rivalry in tennis can match 'Fedal'
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal square off for the 35th time on Sunday.
Roger Federer - the return of a true champion
Roger Federer - the return of a true champion
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Australian Open 2017: Top 5 upsets from Week-1
With the first half of the Australian Open coming to an end, let's take a look at the biggest upsets of the tournament so far.
Why Roger Federer could win his 18th Grand Slam title in Melbourne
Why Roger Federer could win his 18th Grand Slam title in Melbourne
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5 things we learned from the Novak Djokovic-Denis Istomin thriller
5 things we learned from the Novak Djokovic-Denis Istomin thriller
6-time Australian Open Champion and world no. 2, Novak Djokovic, was ousted by a wild card entrant in the Round 2 of the Australian Open.
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
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