Novak Djokovic

Born: May 22, 1987 (age 29)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Belgrade, Yugoslavia
Nationality: Serbia Serbian

Current Rank (Feb 20): No. 2 (9,825 points)
Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates a point against France's Jeremy Chardy during day six of the Wimbledon Championships on June 29, 2013
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Roger Federer in action at the Australian Open on January 26, 2017
Australian Open: The road to the final
Australian Open: The road to the final
Jan 27, 22:54
Andy Murray practises on day one of the Australian Open on January 18, 2016
Andy Murray: "It's just tennis"
Sir Andy Murray remarks "it's just tennis" after he suffers a shock exit from the Australian Open.
Jan 22, 14:50
Andy Murray (apparently) celebrating during the Australian Open semi-final with Milos Raonic on January 29, 2016
Result: Andy Murray knocked out of Australian Open by Mischa Zverev
Sir Andy Murray suffers his earliest exit from the Australian Open since 2009 following defeat to world number 50 Mischa Zverev in Melbourne.
Jan 22, 09:14
Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates defeating Kei Nishikori of Japan in the final match during day seven of the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell at the Real Club de Tenis Barcelona on April 24, 2016
Result: Rafael Nadal fights back to defeat Alexander Zverev at Australian Open
Former winner Rafael Nadal comes from behind to seal a five-set victory over Alexander Zverev in the Australian Open third round.
Jan 21, 09:25
Andy Murray congratulates Novak Djokovic on winning the men's final match at the French Open on June 5, 2016
Andy Murray tells critics to lay off Novak Djokovic
Andy Murray claims that Novak Djokovic 'deserves a break' from the criticism he has received following defeat to Denis Istomin early on at the Australian Open.
Jan 20, 19:53
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Result: Sir Andy Murray eases into fourth round
Sir Andy Murray makes it through to the fourth round of the Australian Open with a convincing straight-sets victory over Sam Querrey.
Jan 20, 08:30
Novak Djokovic of Serbia in action against Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland in their semi final match during Day 6 of the BNP Paribas Masters held at AccorHotels Arena on November 7, 2015 in Paris, France.
Boris Becker questions Novak Djokovic fight
Novak Djokovic's former coach Boris Becker questions the fight and desire of the Serb following his shock Australian Open exit to Denis Istomin.
Jan 19, 14:20
Rafael Nadal in action at the US Open on August 29, 2016
Result: Rafael Nadal cruises into third round of Australian Open
Rafael Nadal eases his way into the third round of the Australian Open courtesy of a straight-sets victory over Marcos Baghdatis.
Jan 19, 13:09
Novak Djokovic in action during his US Open semi-final on September 11, 2015
Novak Djokovic: 'It was one of those days'
Defending champion Novak Djokovic says that it was not his day following a shock second-round defeat to Denis Istomin in the Australian Open.
Jan 19, 11:15
Novak Djokovic in action on day three of the Australian Open on January 20, 2016
Result: Defending champion Novak Djokovic knocked out of Australian Open by Denis Istomin
Defending champion Novak Djokovic is knocked out of the Australian Open at the second-round stage by Denis Istomin.
Jan 19, 09:14
Novak Djokovic celebrates winning the Australian Open on January 31, 2016
Novak Djokovic: 'Australian Open feels like home'
Defending champion Novak Djokovic says that the Australian Open "feels like home" as he breezes through to the second round.
Jan 17, 11:27
Novak Djokovic reacts during the French Open final against Andy Murray on June 5, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic through in Melbourne
Novak Djokovic comfortably advances to the second round of the Australian Open with a straight-sets victory over Fernando Verdasco.
Jan 17, 11:20
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Andy Murray motivated to remain as world number one
Andy Murray says that he must continue to improve if he is to remain in the position of world number one.
Jan 14, 12:27
Andy Murray sticks a thumb up on day two of the Australian Open on January 19, 2016
Andy Murray handed tie with Illya Marchenko at Australian Open
World number one Andy Murray will play Illya Marchenko in Australian Open first round.
Jan 13, 00:48
Novak Djokovic reacts during the French Open final against Andy Murray on June 5, 2016
Novak Djokovic "feeling phenomenal" ahead of Australian Open
Novak Djokovic sends out a message to his Australian Open rivals, claiming that he is feeling at the top of his game as he goes in search of a third title in a row.
Jan 11, 19:50
Andy Murray serves during his second-round match against Aljaz Bedene on day four of the Aegon Championships on June 16, 2016
Andy Murray still confident heading into Australian Open
Despite suffering defeat to Novak Djokovic at the Qatar Open, Sir Andy Murray is optimistic that he can win the Australian Open for the first time.
Jan 8, 16:33
Andy Murray congratulates Novak Djokovic on winning the men's final match at the French Open on June 5, 2016
Andy Murray: 'Defeat to Novak Djokovic tough to take'
Sir Andy Murray has mixed feelings following defeat to Novak Djokovic in three sets at the Qatar Open, but says that he is now 'looking forward' to the Australian Open.
Jan 7, 20:57
Novak Djokovic in action against Andy Murray in the French Open final on June 5, 2016
Novak Djokovic: 'Dream start to 2017'
Novak Djokovic declares that his season is off to "a dream start" after he defeats Sir Andy Murray to retain the Qatar Open title.
Jan 7, 18:36
Novak Djokovic reacts during the French Open final against Andy Murray on June 5, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic beats Andy Murray in Qatar Open final
Novak Djokovic defeats Sir Andy Murray to retain his title at the Qatar Open in Doha.
Jan 7, 18:28
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Result: Sir Andy Murray to face Novak Djokovic in Qatar Open final
Sir Andy Murray will take on defending champion Novak Djokovic in the final of the Qatar Open after overcoming third seed Tomas Berdych.
Jan 6, 19:26
Andy Murray celebrates reaching the semi-finals of the Rio Olympics on August 12, 2016
Result: Andy Murray reaches Qatar Open semi-finals after beating Nicolas Almagro
Andy Murray beats Spain's Nicolas Almagro 7-6(4) 7-5 to reach the Qatar Open semi-finals.
Jan 5, 20:59
Novak Djokovic reacts during the French Open final against Andy Murray on June 5, 2016
Result: Defending champion Novak Djokovic comfortably through in Qatar
World number two Novak Djokovic beats qualifier Radek Stepanek 6-3 6-3 to set up a semi-final meeting with Fernando Verdasco at the Qatar Open.
Jan 5, 18:11
Andy Murray congratulates Novak Djokovic on winning the men's final match at the French Open on June 5, 2016
Andy Murray: 'Novak Djokovic still my biggest threat'
Andy Murray is refusing to get too far ahead of himself after a successful 2016, admitting that he faces stiff competition to remain the world's number one.
Jan 1, 18:06
Andy Murray holds up his champion trophy at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing on October 9, 2016
Roger Federer "very surprised" by Andy Murray form
Roger Federer says that Andy Murray's run to the top of the men's world rankings is an "extraordinary" achievement that deserves nothing but respect.
Dec 19, 15:30
A jubilant Andy Murray collects his gold medal on August 14, 2016
Andy Murray wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2016 award
British tennis star Andy Murray is named as the BBC's Sports Personality of the Year for 2016.
Dec 18, 21:10
Boris Becker watches the men's singles semifinal match between Rafael Nadal of Spain and Richard Gasquet of France on Day Thirteen of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 7, 2013
Boris Becker questions Novak Djokovic's work rate following coaching split
Novak Djokovic's former coach Boris Becker says that the 12-time Grand Slam champion did not put enough time into practice sessions this season.
Dec 7, 12:41
Novak Djokovic serves the ball to Lu Yen-Hsun during their men's first-round match at the French Open in Paris on May 24, 2016
Novak Djokovic parts company with coach Boris Becker
World number two Novak Djokovic parts company with coach Boris Becker after three years.
Dec 6, 22:39
Andy Murray holds up his champion trophy at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing on October 9, 2016
Andy Murray cools talk of knighthood in New Year's Honours list
World number one Andy Murray admits that receiving a knighthood would be a great achievement, but believes he is still too young to be considered for the honour.
Nov 22, 09:38
Andy Murray in action at Indian Wells on March 12, 2016
Greg Rusedski: 'Andy Murray win over Novak Djokovic is incredible'
Former British number one Greg Rusedski describes Andy Murray's win over Novak Djokovic to clinch the ATP World Tour Finals title as "astonishing" and "incredible".
Nov 20, 22:27
Andy Murray and Tim Henman are seen on court during their match as part of the Davidoff Swiss Indoors at the St. Jakobhalle on October 26, 2005
Tim Henman hails "unbelievable role model" Andy Murray
Former British number one Tim Henman urges the LTA to make the most of having an "unbelievable role model" like Andy Murray.
Nov 20, 21:18
Andy Murray congratulates Novak Djokovic on winning the men's final match at the French Open on June 5, 2016
Novak Djokovic: 'Andy Murray is best in the world'
Novak Djokovic insists that Andy Murray deserves his place as the year-end world number one following a "great" second half to 2016.
Nov 20, 21:03
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles first round match against Liam Broady of Great Britain on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in Londo
Andy Murray: 'It is a special day'
Andy Murray admits that he "never expected" to end the year as world number one, having clinched top spot with victory at the ATP World Tour Finals.
Nov 20, 20:48
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Result: Andy Murray storms past Novak Djokovic to win first ATP World Tour title
Andy Murray wins his first ATP World Tour title and clinches world number one spot with a straight-sets victory over Novak Djokovic in London.
Nov 20, 19:59
Novak Djokovic reacts during the French Open final against Andy Murray on June 5, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic powers past Kei Nishikori to set up Andy Murray showdown
Novak Djokovic storms past Kei Nishikori in just over an hour to set up a showdown with world number one rival Andy Murray in the final of the ATP World Tour.
Nov 19, 22:08
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Andy Murray reflects on "one of hardest matches"
Andy Murray admits that his ATP Finals semi-final showdown with Milos Raonic was "one of the hardest matches" he has ever played.
Nov 19, 18:31
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Result: Andy Murray battles past Milos Raonic to reach ATP final
Andy Murray secures a hard-fought win over Milos Raonic to reach the final of the ATP World Tour Finals.
Nov 19, 17:53
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates defeating Milos Raonic of Canada in the quarter final during day seven of the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament at the Caja Magica on May 8, 2015
Andy Murray: 'I have to be clinical to overcome Milos Raonic'
Andy Murray insists that he could be in for a tough afternoon when taking on Milos Raonic, despite beating the Canadian in each of their last seven meetings.
Nov 19, 10:12
Marin Cilic of Croatia celebrates his win over Evgeny Donskoy of Russia during their 2015 US Open Men's singles round 2 match at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on September 2, 2015. Cilic won 6-2, 6-3, 7-5. AFP PHOTO/JEWEL SAMAD
Result: Marin Cilic rallies to beat Kei Nishikori in London
Marin Cilic comes from a set down to beat Kei Nishikori, whose place in the last four of the ATP World Tour Finals was already secured.
Nov 18, 22:16
Novak Djokovic of Serbia in action against Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland in their semi final match during Day 6 of the BNP Paribas Masters held at AccorHotels Arena on November 7, 2015 in Paris, France.
Result: Novak Djokovic earns comfortable win over David Goffin at ATP World Tour Finals
Novak Djokovic eases past Gael Monfils's replacement David Goffin in straight sets at the ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 in London.
Nov 17, 16:07
Gael Monfils in action at the Miami Open on March 31, 2016
Injured Gael Monfils withdraws from ATP World Tour Finals
Gael Monfils withdraws from the ATP World Tour Finals in London through injury, with David Goffin being drafted in for the final round-robin tie on Thursday.
Nov 16, 20:45