Novak Djokovic

Born: May 22, 1987 (age 30)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Belgrade, Yugoslavia
Nationality: Serbia Serbian

Current Rank (Aug 14): No. 5 (5,325 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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Kei Nishikori in action against Andy Murray at the French Open on June 7, 2017
Kei Nishikori to miss rest of season through injury
Kei Nishikori is to miss the remainder of the tennis season after injuring his wrist.
Aug 16, 22:35
Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts after a point against Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka during their men's final match of the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on June 7, 2015
Novak Djokovic ruled out for rest of 2017
Twelve-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic is ruled out for rest of the year due to an elbow injury.
Jul 26, 13:34
Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Steve Darcis at the French Open in Paris on May 26, 2016
Novak Djokovic set to miss US Open with elbow injury
Novak Djokovic is set to miss up to 12 weeks with an elbow injury, ruling him out of this year's US Open.
Jul 25, 21:52
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates during the Wimbledon Gentlemen's Singles Final match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia on July 6, 2014
Wimbledon men's final preview: Roger Federer vs. Marin Cilic
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Wimbledon men's final between seven-time champion Roger Federer and first-time finalist Marin Cilic.
Jul 15, 23:31
Switzerland's Roger Federer reacts after winning the second set against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during their men's singles final match on Centre Court on day thirteen of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwe
Result: Roger Federer reaches 11th Wimbledon final with win over Tomas Berdych
Roger Federer beats Tomas Berdych in straight sets to reach his 11th Wimbledon final.
Jul 14, 18:48
Switzerland's Roger Federer reacts after winning the second set against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during their men's singles final match on Centre Court on day thirteen of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwe
Roger Federer sends message to rivals who crashed out of Wimbledon
Roger Federer sends a message to his rivals after the Wimbledon campaigns of Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic ended before the semi-final stage.
Jul 12, 18:58
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates during his Mens Singles Third Round match against Sam Groth of Australia during day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 4, 2015
Result: Roger Federer sails into Wimbledon semi-finals by beating Milos Raonic
Roger Federer moves into the semi-finals at Wimbledon with a straight-sets win over last year's finalist Milos Raonic.
Jul 12, 18:26
Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a backhand volley in the Final Of The Gentlemen's Singles against Roger Federer of Switzerland on day thirteen of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 12, 2015
Novak Djokovic retires from Wimbledon quarter-final, Tomas Berdych through
Novak Djokovic retires from his Wimbledon quarter-final clash against Tomas Berdych through injury.
Jul 12, 18:11
Andy Murray goes for a forehand during the quarter-final match against Kyle Edmund at Queen's on June 17, 2016
Tim Henman: 'Andy Murray's injury has deteriorated'
Tim Henman claims that Andy Murray's hip injury has "deteriorated" following his quarter-final exit at Wimbledon.
Jul 12, 16:35
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates winning a point in the Final Of The Gentlemen's Singles against Roger Federer of Switzerland on day thirteen of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 12, 2015
Novak Djokovic can snatch back world number one ranking from Andy Murray
Novak Djokovic will regain his world number one ranking if he wins Wimbledon following Andy Murray's quarter-final exit.
Jul 12, 16:14
Andy Murray goes for a forehand during the quarter-final match against Kyle Edmund at Queen's on June 17, 2016
Why Andy Murray has toughest draw at Wimbledon, despite Rafael Nadal exit
Defending champion Andy Murray is no longer required to face Rafael Nadal in order to reach the Wimbledon final, but he still remains with the toughest draw at SW19.
Jul 11, 16:44
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates winning a point in the Final Of The Gentlemen's Singles against Roger Federer of Switzerland on day thirteen of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 12, 2015
Result: Novak Djokovic eases into Wimbledon quarter-finals
Three-time Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic eases into the quarter-finals with a straight-sets win over Adrian Mannarino.
Jul 11, 14:27
Switzerland's Roger Federer reacts after winning the second set against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during their men's singles final match on Centre Court on day thirteen of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwe
Roger Federer pleased to see 'big four' progress at Wimbledon
Seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer is pleased to see the 'big four' of himself, Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal all reach the second week at SW19.
Jul 8, 23:00
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 to play lucky loser at Wimbledon
World number one Andy Murray will face a qualifier in the first round at this year's Wimbledon.
Jun 30, 10:09
Andy Murray congratulates Novak Djokovic on winning the men's final match at the French Open on June 5, 2016
Novak Djokovic: 'Andy Murray will do everything to be fit for Wimbledon'
Novak Djokovic backs Andy Murray to do "everything in his power" to be fit to defend his Wimbledon title amid concerns over a hip injury.
Jun 29, 22:06
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 named top seed in men's draw for Wimbledon
Andy Murray is named as the number one seed in the men's draw at Wimbledon as he prepares to defend his title.
Jun 28, 10:42
Andy Murray during his first-round match against Nicolas Mahut on day two of the Aegon Championships at Queen's on June 14, 2016
Sir Andy Murray: 'Queen's exit is big blow for Wimbledon hopes'
World number one Andy Murray admits that his shock first-round exit from Queen's is a "big blow" to his hopes of retaining the Wimbledon title.
Jun 20, 21:32
Andy Murray serves during his second-round match against Aljaz Bedene on day four of the Aegon Championships on June 16, 2016
Andy Murray to play Aljaz Bedene in Queen's opener
World number one Andy Murray is drawn to face fellow British representative Aljaz Bedene in his first-round match at Queen's.
Jun 17, 12:35
Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk in action during his side's Premier League clash with Hull City at the KCOM Stadium on November 6, 2016
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Jun 8, 10:13
Novak Djokovic in action at the French Open on May 26, 2016
Novak Djokovic unable to explain French Open exit
Novak Djokovic admits that he played worse than he ever expected during his stunning straight-sets defeat to Dominic Thiem in the French Open quarter-finals.
Jun 7, 15:13
Novak Djokovic in action at the French Open on May 26, 2016
Result: Dominic Thiem stuns Novak Djokovic at French Open
Dominic Thiem beats Novak Djokovic in straight sets in the French Open quarter-finals, to set up a last-four showdown with Rafael Nadal.
Jun 7, 12:30
Andy Murray in action against Novak Djokovic in the French Open final on June 5, 2016
Andy Murray to face Andrey Kuznetsov at French Open
Top seed Andy Murray will face world number 85 Andrey Kuznetsov in the first round of the French Open at Roland Garros.
May 26, 13:46
Alexander Zverev in action on day two of the Australian Open on January 19, 2016
Result: Alexander Zverev shocks Novak Djokovic to claim Italian Open title
Alexander Zverev shocks Novak Djokovic in the final of the Italian Open to claim the first ATP 1000 title of his career.
May 21, 18:53
Novak Djokovic celebrates victory against Dominic Thiem in the French Open semis on June 3, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic powers past Dominic Thiem into Italian Open final
World number two Novak Djokovic cruises into the final of the Italian Open with a straightforward 6-1 6-0 victory over Dominic Thiem.
May 20, 20:44
Novak Djokovic in action against Andy Murray in the French Open final on June 5, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic eases through to last four at Italian Open
Second seed Novak Djokovic overcomes Juan Martin del Potro in a rain-affected match in Rome to make it through to his eighth Italian Open semi-final.
May 20, 14:25
Dominic Thiem celebrates a point during the French Open on May 28, 2016
Result: Dominic Thiem ends Rafael Nadal's 17-match winning run
Dominic Thiem beats Rafael Nadal in the quarter-finals of the Italian Open to end the Spanish fourth seed's recent dominance on clay court.
May 19, 17:24
Novak Djokovic reacts during the French Open final against Andy Murray on June 5, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic maintains impressive run at Italian Open
World number two Novak Djokovic beats Roberto Bautista Agut 6-4 6-4 in the last 16 of the Italian Open.
May 18, 17:12
Novak Djokovic in action against Andy Murray in the French Open final on June 5, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic proves too strong for Aljaz Bedene at Italian Open
Novak Djokovic reaches the last 16 of the Italian Open with a straight-sets win over British number three Aljaz Bedene.
May 16, 18:07
Aljaz Bedene in action at the Monte Carlo Masters on April 13, 2016
Result: Aljaz Bedene sets up meeting with Novak Djokovic in Rome
Aljaz Bedene overcomes first-round opponent Gianluca Mager at the Italian Open and will now face world number two Novak Djokovic.
May 15, 14:35
Andy Murray poses with the trophy after beating Rafael Nadal to win the Mutua Madrid Open on May 10, 2015
Result: Rafael Nadal wins fifth Madrid Open title
Rafael Nadal wins his fifth Madrid Open title with a straight-sets but hard-fought victory over Dominic Thiem.
May 14, 22:18
Dominic Thiem celebrates a point during the French Open on May 28, 2016
Result: Rafael Nadal to take on Dominic Thiem in Madrid Open final
Dominic Thiem beats Pablo Cuevas 6-4 6-4 to make it through to his first Madrid Open final, where he will come up against Rafael Nadal.
May 14, 09:23
Rafael Nadal, who has not changed his shirt in a week, in action at the Barcelona Open on April 23, 2016
Result: Rafael Nadal sees off Novak Djokovic in Madrid Masters semi-finals
Rafael Nadal reaches the final of the Madrid Masters with a straight-sets win over Novak Djokovic.
May 13, 18:38
Andy Murray in action against Novak Djokovic in the French Open final on June 5, 2016
Andy Murray could face Fabio Fognini in Italian Open second round
World number one Andy Murray could potentially face home favourite Fabio Fognini in his opening match at next week's Italian Open.
May 13, 11:10
Rafael Nadal plays a backhand against Andrey Kuznetsov in their second-round match during day four of the Mutua Madrid Open on May 3, 2016
Result: Rafael Nadal sets up Novak Djokovic semi-final at Madrid Open
Rafael Nadal beats David Goffin 7-6(3) 6-2 in the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open to set up a meeting with Novak Djokovic in the Spanish capital.
May 12, 17:26
Novak Djokovic in action against Andy Murray in the French Open final on June 5, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic through to Madrid Open semi-final after Kei Nishikori withdrawal
A recurrence of a wrist injury forces Kei Nishikori to withdraw, meaning that defending champion Novak Djokovic is through to the semi-finals of the Madrid Open.
May 12, 11:12
Novak Djokovic reacts during the French Open final against Andy Murray on June 5, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic overcomes Nicolas Almagro test in Madrid Open
Novak Djokovic takes three sets to oust Nicolas Almagro in the second round of the Madrid Open.
May 10, 16:10
Andy Murray in action against Novak Djokovic in the French Open final on June 5, 2016
Andy Murray to face wildcard at Madrid Masters
World number one Andy Murray will face a wildcard in his opening match at the Madrid Masters.
May 6, 09:53
Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Steve Darcis at the French Open in Paris on May 26, 2016
Novak Djokovic axes entire coaching team
World number two Novak Djokovic splits with three key members of his entourage following a prolonged slump in form.
May 5, 13:09
Rafael Nadal in action at the Monte Carlo Masters on April 13, 2016
Result: Rafael Nadal eases into Monte Carlo Masters semi-finals
Nine-time Monte Carlo Masters champion Rafael Nadal eases into the semi-finals of the competition with a straight-sets win over Diego Schwartzman.
Apr 21, 20:26
David Goffin celebrates winning his third-round match at the French Open on May 28, 2016
Result: David Goffin sends Novak Djokovic packing in Monte Carlo
David Goffin claims the scalp of second seed Novak Djokovic, earning a 6-2 3-6 7-5 victory to progress into the semi-finals of the Monte Carlo Masters.
Apr 21, 18:20



ATP RankingsPoints
1Scotland flag Andy Murray7,750
2Spain Rafael Nadal7,555
3Switzerland Roger Federer7,145
4Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka5,780
5Serbia Novak Djokovic5,325
6Croatia Marin Cilic5,155
7Alexander Zverev4,470
8Austria Dominic Thiem4,030
9Japan Kei Nishikori3,285
10Canada Milos Raonic3,230
11Bulgaria Grigor Dimitrov3,070
12France Jo-Wilfried Tsonga2,770
13Belgium David Goffin2,560
14Spain Roberto Bautista Agut2,425
15Czech Republic Tomas Berdych2,390
16United States Jack Sock2,335
17Pablo Carreno Busta2,305
18Lucas Pouille2,220
19United States John Isner2,110
20United States Sam Querrey2,060