Novak Djokovic a Serbian professional tennis player who is currently ranked world no.1 by the ASSOCIATION OF TENNIS PROFESSIONALS (ATP).
10 THINGS YOU WOULD LOVE TO KNOW ABOUT NOVAK DJOKOVIC:
1. Novak Djokovic won 8 Grand Slam singles titles and has held the No.1 spot in the ATP rankings for a total of 132 weeks. He is the first male Serbian player to win 8 Grand Slam singles.
2. Novak Djokovic started playing tennis at the age of 4. At the age of 14, he began his international career winning European championships in singles, doubles and teams.
3. Novak Djokovic began his professional career in 2003. At the beginning he played Futures and Challengers tournaments. His first tour-level championship was Umag.
4. In November 2008, Novak Djokovic played for the Major Title ‘ Tennis Masters Cup’. He qualified and in the final he defeated Davydenko and won the title of Tennis Masters Cup.
5. The 5 big Rivalries of Novak Djokovic are as follows:
a. Djokovic v/s Nadal
b. Djokovic v/s Murray
c. Djokovic v/s Federer
d. Djokovic v/s Tsonga
e. Djokovic v/s Wawrinka
6. Novak Djokovic’s playing style is an all-court player with emphasis on aggressive baseline play. His ground-strokes from both wings are consistent, deep, and penetrating. His backhand is widely regarded as the best in today’s game. His best shot is his backhand down the line, with great pace and precision. He is also known as one of the greatest movers on the court with superior agility, court coverage and defensive ability, which allows him to hit winners from seemingly defensive positions.
7. The line of Achievements and Awards are more than Novak Djokovic. Some of them are as follows:
a. Best Male Tennis Player in Serbia.
b. DSL Sport Golden Badge
c. Best Sportsman by OCS
d. Davis Cup Commitment Award.
e. US Open Championship Series.
f. GQ Ace Of The Year. And many more.
8. Novak Djokovic met his future wife during high school. Jelena Ristic became Novak Djokovic’s wife on 10th of July,2014. Stefan, their son was born on 21st October,2014
9. Novak Djokovic‘s some great Coaches for his superlative tennis career are as follows:
a. Dejan Petrovic
b. Riccardo Piatti
c. Marian Vajda
d. Mark Woodforde
e. Todd Martin
f. Borris Becker.
10. Novak Djokovic plays Right handed(two-handed backhand). He is 6 ft 2 in tall. He has an Official Website: novakdjokovic.com
where he updates the fans on his upcoming matches, results of matches and other entertaining information.