Novak Djokovic

COMMENT: Yes, Novak Djokovic is flawed, but his greatness should be allowed to define him

Novak Djokovic has been roundly criticised for showing his frustrations on court at the Olympics, but surely we must forgive our greats their flaws? --- As...

‘What Novak Djokovic has achieved this year is amazing,’ says Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal says Novak Djokovic has achieved 'something amazing' this year whether he wins the calendar slam or not.Djokovic has already won the Australian...

‘One Olympics medal is not good by my standards,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic says 'only' winning one Olympics medal in four appearances at the Games is well below his expectations.Djokovic was the favourite for gold...

Olympic bronze medal is ‘best title of my career,’ says Pablo Carreno Busta after Novak Djokovic upset

Pablo Carreno Busta described his Olympics bronze medal as 'the best title of his career' after beating Novak Djokovic.Carreno Busta faced the world number...

‘I have played with pain and exhaustion,’ admits Novak Djokovic after Olympics disappointment

Novak Djokovic revealed he is suffering from 'abnormal pain and exhaustion' after he left the Olympics without a medal.Djokovic lost his semi-final to Alexander...

‘I feel terrible,’ admits Novak Djokovic as bid for Golden Slam ends in Tokyo

Novak Djokovic says he 'feels terrible' after his loss to Alexander Zverev in the Olympics semi-finals.The world number one started the match brilliantly and...

Alexander Zverev: ‘I told Novak Djokovic he is the greatest player of all time’

Alexander Zverev says he believes Novak Djokovic is the 'greatest player of all time' after ending his hopes of a Golden Slam.Djokovic was bidding...

‘Pressure will not wear me down – I have learned how to deal with it,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic has vowed never to let pressure 'wear him down' as the mental health struggles of young athletes comes into focus.Gymnast Simone Biles...

‘I’m thriving on the energy of the Olympic village,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic is through to the third round in his Tokyo Olympic campaign and says he is thriving on being around other athletes in...

Novak Djokovic after Olympics opener: ‘The humidity is brutal but I was solid on the court’

Novak Djokovic described the humidity at the Olympics as 'brutal' after he came through his first round match against Hugo Dellien.Djokovic was in complete...

Frances Tiafoe: ‘Novak Djokovic is trying to achieve something crazy and I want to stop him’

Frances Tiafoe says he Novak Djokovic is 'trying to achieve something crazy' this year but he wants to be the man to stop him.Djokovic...

Novak Djokovic: ‘Let’s talk about history if everything goes great here’

Novak Djokovic says he is only comfortable talking about him making history if he actually achieves it.The world number one is going for the...

‘Anything can happen’ – Novak Djokovic names three ‘favourites’ for Olympic gold

Novak Djokovic has named Alexander Zverev, Stefanos Tsitsipas, and Daniil Medvedev as his main rivals for Olympics gold.The event has suffered from a spate...

Novak Djokovic handed tough Olympics draw as he chases Golden Slam

Novak Djokovic has been handed a tough draw as he bids for Olympics gold in Tokyo.Djokovic has already won all three of this years...

‘Novak Djokovic is the last man standing of the Big Four,’ says analyst

Novak Djokovic is the one 'constant' in tennis and the last of the Big Four standing says Boris Becker although he's excited watching the...

‘Proud to join the fight’ – Novak Djokovic confirms he will attempt Golden Slam

Novak Djokovic has confirmed he will be going for the 'golden slam' this summer by committing to play the Olympics.Djokovic has already won the...

‘Nobody tested Novak Djokovic at Wimbledon,’ admits coach Marian Vajda

Coach Marian Vajda has admitted that he felt that no one really 'tested' Novak Djokovic at Wimbledon.Djokovic won his third major of the year...

Goran Ivanisevic: ‘Coaching Novak Djokovic is very stressful but I love it’

Goran Ivanisevic says it is 'very stressful' to coach world number one Novak Djokovic but he wouldn't change it.Djokovic is having arguably the greatest...

Richard Gasquet: ‘Novak Djokovic is definitely the best, but Roger Federer is the greatest’

Novak Djokovic is 'definitely best' player of all time, but Roger Federer is 'irreplaceable' as the Greatest, says Richard Gasquet.Djokovic is now level with...

Novak Djokovic officially confirmed for ATP Finals after ‘extraordinary’ run of results

Novak Djokovic has already qualified for the ATP Finals after his remarkle performance in 2021.Djokovic became only the fifth man in history after Jack...

‘Novak Djokovic is writing the history of our sport,’ says Matteo Berrettini

Matteo Berrettini says Novak Djokovic is 'writing the history of tennis' after he won a 20th major at Wimbledon.Djokovic lost the first set to...

Novak Djokovic tips ‘Italian Hammer’ Matteo Berrettini for big future

Novak Djokovic tipped 'Italian Hammer' Matteo Berrettini for a big future after he denied him a maiden Grand Slam title at Wimbledon.Berrettini gave a...

Novak Djokovic pays humble tribute to Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal after equalling record

Novak Djokovic says his rivalry with Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer is a key reason for his continued success.Djokovic beat Matteo Berrettini on Centre...

‘He is a great player’ – Novak Djokovic sends classy message to tearful Denis Shapovalov

Novak Djokovic paid tribute to opponent Denis Shapovalov after the Canadian departed their Wimbledon semi-final in tears.Shapovalov was playing in only his 10th ever...

Denis Shapovalov: ‘Matteo Berrettini can make things uncomfortable for Novak Djokovic’

Denis Shapovalov has tipped Matteo Berrettini to 'make things uncomfortable' for Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon final.Shapovalov gave a fine account of himself in...

‘Grand Slams are everything,’ says Novak Djokovic after reaching Wimbledon final

Novak Djokovic says that 'Grand Slams are everything' to him now as he pursues yet more records.Djokovic can draw level with Roger Federer and...

‘I live tennis with my heart, body, and soul,’ says Novak Djokovic after reaching Wimbledon semis

Novak Djokovic says he lives tennis with his 'heart, body, and soul' after he beat Marton Fucsovics in the quarter-finals.Djokovic has already won the...

‘Novak Djokovic will win Calendar Slam but not the Golden Slam,’ says tennis legend

Novak Djokovic has a good chance of winning all four majors, but an Olympic gold might be out of reach according to tennis legend...

Novak Djokovic on GOAT debate: ‘It’s a motivating factor’

Novak Djokovic says although being considered the greatest is 'soothing to his ears and ego' he's just going to focus on the job in...

‘I’m devoted to this sport as much as anybody,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic is into the quarter-final of Wimbledon and says he felt more 'mentally present' in his straight set win over Cristian Garin.Djokovic has...

‘Novak Djokovic is top favourite but never write off Federer,’ Dominic Thiem gives Wimbledon predictions

Dominic Thiem has been giving his predictions for Wimbledon and thinks although some players can be dangerous, Novak Djokovic is still the top favourite.Thiem...

‘Federer, Nadal and Djokovic wouldn’t be able to live without tennis,’ says Nick Kyrgios

Nick Kyrgios says he definitely doesn't love tennis as much as Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, and says he has other things...

‘I am not pleased with my performance,’ says Novak Djokovic despite Wimbledon win

Novak Djokovic said he was unhappy with his performance despite a 17th consecutive win at Grand Slams at Wimbledon.Djokovic beat Dennis Kudla in straight...

‘I’m going to try to learn from my 2016 experience,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic says he is focused on not having a repeat of 2016 where he failed to pass the third round of Wimbledon despite...

Novak Djokovic on Wimbledon courts: ‘I don’t mind slipping more if I keep winning’

Novak Djokovic says he 'doesn't mind' continuing to slip on the Wimbledon courts as long as he keeps winning. The world number one and defending...

‘I was nervous coming into this match but confidence is high,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic said his confidence was high after beating Kevin Anderson at Wimbledon, but that doesn't happen by accident. Djokovic was in dominant mood on...

‘Novak Djokovic is a fighter, he gives nothing away,’ says Wimbledon rival

Novak Djokovic knows how to play the big moments and gives nothing away, says rival Kevin Anderson, who will face the world number one...

‘It feels great to be back on the most sacred tennis court in the world,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic made a victorious return to Wimbledon's Centre Court in his first round match against British youngster Jack Draper.The world number one is...

‘It is Novak Djokovic’s title to lose at Wimbledon,’ says Greg Rusedski

Novak Djokovic is the clear favourite for Wimbledon and it is going to take something exceptionally special to beat him says Greg Rusedski.Djokovic has...

‘Head-to-heads are significant in tennis GOAT debate,’ says former ATP star

Pat Cash believes the head-to-heads between Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic should be 'significant' in settling the tennis GOAT debate.Debate has raged...

‘Wimbledon always gives me goosebumps, it’s the dream tournament’ admits Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic says he hasn't allowed himself to enjoy his Roland Garros victory yet as he wants to keep riding the wave of confidence...

‘I have given myself a good opportunity’ – Novak Djokovic targeting new slice of history

Novak Djokovic says he has given himself a 'good opportunity' to win a golden Slam this year, and he has vowed to give everything...

‘Novak Djokovic is the best player that ever lived on hard courts,’ claims John McEnroe

Tennis legend John McEnroe says Novak Djokovic is the best tennis player that ever lived on hard courts and has a good chance at...

Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer kept apart in Wimbledon draw

The Wimbledon draw will see Novak Djokovic start his title defence against Jack Draper, with he and Roger Federer in different halves.Djokovic beat Federer...

Novak Djokovic forced to withdraw from doubles final in Mallorca

Novak Djokovic has had to withdraw from the Mallorca Doubles final due to his partner Carlos Gomez-Herrera suffering a foot injury.Djokovic had decided to...

PTPA will ‘divide the players and fragment the sport,’ says ATP statement

The ATP have released a statement vowing to do 'everything in their power' to oppose the new PTPA (Professional Tennis Players Association) lead by...

COMMENT: It’s time to accept that the ‘Big Three’ no longer dominate tennis – Novak Djokovic does

Another day, another 'Next Gen' claiming they are closer to the 'Big Three'. The problem for them, though, is they are no closer to...

Daniil Medvedev: ‘Belgrade preparation helped Novak Djokovic destroy everyone at Roland Garros’

Daniil Medvedev says it might be better to play the week before a Grand Slam to get some wins, just like Novak Djokovic did...

Top analyst explains why Novak Djokovic, not the big three, has ‘dominated the last decade’

Novak Djokovic has been the most dominant men's tennis player for the last ten years and doesn't get appreciated says respected coach and analyst...

‘Rafael Nadal looked like he had physical issues against Novak Djokovic,’ suggests Andy Murray

Andy Murray says it looked like Rafael Nadal 'had some physical issues' in his Roland Garros defeat to Novak Djokovic.Nadal lost just his third...

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COMMENT: Yes, Novak Djokovic is flawed, but his greatness should be allowed to define him

Novak Djokovic has been roundly criticised for showing his frustrations on court at the Olympics, but surely we must forgive our greats their flaws? --- As...

‘I could not play – my body decided’ – Rafael Nadal explains Wimbledon and Olympics absences

Rafael Nadal says a foot injury sustained at Roland Garros forced him out of Wimbledon and the Olympics earlier this summer.Nadal lost out at...

‘What Novak Djokovic has achieved this year is amazing,’ says Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal says Novak Djokovic has achieved 'something amazing' this year whether he wins the calendar slam or not.Djokovic has already won the Australian...

‘One Olympics medal is not good by my standards,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic says 'only' winning one Olympics medal in four appearances at the Games is well below his expectations.Djokovic was the favourite for gold...