Novak Djokovic And Rafael Nadal Battling For No. 1 Spot This Week

Novak Djokovic (L.) holds a narrow 325-point lead on the rankings of the men’s ATP Tour over Rafael … [+] Nadal after he won the Australian Open last month. (Photo: Julian Finney/Getty Images) Getty Images It might seem unlikely, given Novak Djokovic’s record in Dubai,…

Tearful Novak Djokovic pays tribute to Kobe Bryant after Australian Open victory

Speaking after his quarterfinal victory over Milos Raonic, Djokovic hailed Bryant, who died alongside his daughter and seven others in a helicopter crash Sunday, as “one of the greatest athletes of all time”. “He inspired myself and many other people around the world,” the Serb…

Djokovic comes back for 8th Australian Open title, 17th Slam

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic was looking weary and worn down. He felt dizzy and trailed Dominic Thiem in the Australian Open final — miscues mounting, deficit growing. Djokovic did what he does, though. He refused to lose, waited for a chance to pounce…

Novak Djokovic’s father says Roger Federer has always been ‘jealous’ of his son because he knows he isn’t as good as him

Roger Federer has always been „jealous“ of Novak Djokovic because he knows he isn’t as good as him, according to the Serbian’s father. Speaking with Serbian newspaper Novosti, Srdjan Djokovic said: „Federer has been jealous of Novak from the moment he made his breakthrough.“ He…

Roger Federer: “Novak Djokovic deserved to win the Australian Open”

The absence of Roger Federer in the next tournaments of the ATP Tour calendar after surgery will also have repercussions for the Swiss in the ATP ranking. Unable to compete in the Dubai tournament, the Masters 1000 of Indian Wells and Miami and Roland Garros,…

Novak Djokovic’s father goes all-in with ‘jealous’ Roger Federer bashing

Novak Djokovic’s outspoken father has struck again, unloading on tennis legend Roger Federer for being “jealous” of his son. Fresh from Djokovic’s Australian Open triumph, which included a semifinal win over Federer, the Serbian star’s dad has again gone after the 20-time grand slam champion….

Tearful Novak Djokovic pays tribute to Kobe Bryant after Australian Open victory

Speaking after his quarterfinal victory over Milos Raonic, Djokovic hailed Bryant, who died alongside his daughter and seven others in a helicopter crash Sunday, as “one of the greatest athletes of all time”. “He inspired myself and many other people around the world,” the Serb…