Novak Djokovic

Born: May 22, 1987 (age 29)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Belgrade, Yugoslavia
Nationality: Serbia Serbian

Current Rank (Aug 29): No. 1 (14,840 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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Andy Murray congratulates Novak Djokovic on winning the men's final match at the French Open on June 5, 2016
John McEnroe: 'Andy Murray still short of Novak Djokovic level'
John McEnroe believes that Novak Djokovic is still the man to beat at the upcoming US Open, despite Olympic champion Andy Murray "playing the best tennis of his life".
Aug 28, 22:25
Andy Murray in action at Indian Wells on March 14, 2016
World number two Andy Murray to play Lukas Rosol in first round of US Open
World number two Andy Murray will face Lukas Rosol in the first round of the US Open at Flushing Meadows.
Aug 26, 16:44
Andy Murray goes for a backhand during his French Open fourth round meeting with John Isner at Roland Garros on May 29, 2016
Result: Andy Murray beats Bernard Tomic to reach Cincinnati Open semi-finals
Andy Murray is through to the Cincinnati Open semi-finals with a straight-sets win over Bernard Tomic.
Aug 20, 09:18
A jubilant Andy Murray collects his gold medal on August 14, 2016
Result: Andy Murray claims second Olympic title
Great Britain's Andy Murray beats Juan Martin del Potro to win his second Olympic gold medal.
Aug 15, 01:05
Andy Murray celebrates reaching the semi-finals of the Rio Olympics on August 12, 2016
Andy Murray top seed at Cincinnati Open
Andy Murray is named as the top seed at next week's Cincinnati Open, providing he competes at the tournament after an extended run at the Olympic Games.
Aug 13, 10:00
Novak Djokovic in action on day one of the Australian Open on January 20, 2015
Novak Djokovic withdraws from Cincinnati Masters due to wrist injury
World number one Novak Djokovic withdraws from the Cincinnati Masters due to a wrist injury following his Olympics woe.
Aug 10, 17:55
Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts to a point in his semifinal match against Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland during day 12 of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 30, 2015
Result: Novak Djokovic suffers defeat in men's doubles
Novak Djokovic and Serbian teammate Nenad Zimonjic lose to Brazilian pair Bruno Soares and Marcelo Melo in the men's doubles.
Aug 9, 03:35
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: 'Olympic exit is one of toughest losses of my career'
World number one Novak Djokovic describes his first-round exit from the Rio Olympics as "one of the toughest losses" of his career.
Aug 8, 12:15
Andy Murray in action against Joao Sousa during day six of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 23, 2016
Andy Murray 'surprised' by Novak Djokovic's first-round exit at Rio Olympics
Andy Murray admits that he is 'surprised' to learn of Novak Djokovic's first-round exit in the men's singles at the Rio Olympics.
Aug 8, 09:11
Novak Djokovic in action at the Monte Carlo Masters on April 13, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic dumped out in Rio
World number one Novak Djokovic is stunned by Juan Martin del Potro as he exits the Rio Olympics in the first round.
Aug 8, 03:26
Andy Murray practises on day one of the Australian Open on January 18, 2016
Andy Murray: 'I'm not defending Olympic gold'
Andy Murray insists that he is not viewing his quest for gold in Rio as a defence of his London 2012 title.
Aug 8, 00:18
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 handed Viktor Troicki tie in Olympic singles opener
Andy Murray must overcome Viktor Troicki if he is to progress in the men's singles at Rio 2016, while favourite Novak Djokovic takes on Juan Martin del Potro.
Aug 4, 15:50
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 focused on defending Olympic title
Three-time Major winner Andy Murray says that he is looking forward to trying to defend his Olympic title in Rio de Janeiro next month.
Jul 12, 09:42
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 eyes world number one spot
New Wimbledon champion Andy Murray sets his sights on usurping Novak Djokovic as the number one tennis player in the world.
Jul 11, 15:52
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory in his match against Bernard Tomic of Australia during Day Three of the Davis Cup Semi Final match between Great Britain and Australia at Emirates Arena on September 20, 2015
Andy Murray "unlikely" to play in Great Britain's Davis Cup quarter-final
Wimbledon champion Andy Murray says that it is "unlikely" that he will play for Great Britain in this week's Davis Cup quarter-final against Serbia in Belgrade.
Jul 11, 10:46
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 stamped his authority on Wimbledon final'
Tim Henman suggests that Andy Murray "delivered in every aspect" during his straight-sets victory over Milos Raonic in the Wimbledon final.
Jul 10, 21:17
Andy Murray serves during his second-round match against Aljaz Bedene on day four of the Aegon Championships on June 16, 2016
Boris Becker: 'Andy Murray at peak of his career'
Boris Becker predicts further Grand Slam success for Andy Murray after winning his second Wimbledon title.
Jul 10, 20:59
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
Lleyton Hewitt: 'Andy Murray will be relieved with Wimbledon'
Lleyton Hewitt claims that Andy Murray will be relieved after ending a losing run in Grand Slam finals with victory at Wimbledon.
Jul 10, 19:04
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: 'Wimbledon win extra special after previous defeats'
Andy Murray reflects on his "extra special" victory against Milos Raonic in the Wimbledon final.
Jul 10, 17:51
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 wary of Milos Raonic threat in Wimbledon final
Andy Murray compliments the performance of Milos Raonic to overcome Roger Federer and admits that he faces a tough test in Sunday's Wimbledon final.
Jul 8, 20:27
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
Result: Roger Federer comes from two sets down to triumph against Marin Cilic
Seven-time champion Roger Federer comes back from two sets down to win an epic Wimbledon match against Marin Cilic and advance to the semi-finals.
Jul 6, 16:40
Milos Raonic of Canada celebrates winning his Gentlemen's Singles fourth round match against Kei Nishikori of Japan on day eight of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 1, 2014
Result: Milos Raonic ends Sam Querrey run to reach Wimbledon semi-finals
Milos Raonic progresses into the Wimbledon semi-finals courtesy of a four-set win over Novak Djokovic's conqueror Sam Querrey.
Jul 6, 15:48
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 'relieved' by Novak Djokovic exit
Seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer admits that he was relieved when Novak Djokovic crashed out of the competition in the third round at the hands of Sam Querrey.
Jul 5, 18:44
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 wary of Jo-Wilfried Tsonga threat
Andy Murray warns that he will need to be at his best if he is to beat Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the quarter-finals at Wimbledon.
Jul 5, 17:17
Roger Federer in action at the Australian Open on January 26, 2016
Result: Roger Federer eases past Steve Johnson into round five
Seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer will face Marin Cilic for a place in the semi-finals, having successfully navigated his way past Steve Johnson on Centre Court.
Jul 4, 15:11
Nick Kyrgios of Australia celebrates during his Gentlemen's Singles fourth round match against Rafael Nadal of Spain on day eight of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 1, 2014
Nick Kyrgios: 'It was love at first sight with Andy Murray'
Nick Kyrgios jokes that it was "love at first sight" when he met Wimbledon rival Andy Murray.
Jul 4, 11:07
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: 'Novak Djokovic's Wimbledon exit guarantees nothing'
British number one Andy Murray is refusing to get carried away about his Wimbledon hopes, claiming that Novak Djokovic's exit from the competition means little at this point.
Jul 3, 10:25
Milos Raonic in action at the French Open on May 25, 2016
Result: Milos Raonic marches on at Wimbledon by overcoming Jack Sock
Sixth seed Milos Raonic is into round four of Wimbledon after beating Jack Sock 7-6(2) 6-4 7-6(1).
Jul 2, 21:09
Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic celebrates championship point during the Ladies' Singles final match against Eugenie Bouchard on July 5, 2014
Result: Former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova knocked out by Ekaterina Makarova
Two-time champion Petra Kvitova crashes out of Wimbledon in the second round following a rain-delayed straight-sets defeat to Ekaterina Makarova on Saturday.
Jul 2, 18:35
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
Result: Andy Murray sees off John Millman to reach Wimbledon fourth round
Andy Murray progresses to the fourth round of Wimbledon after seeing off John Millman in straight sets on Saturday afternoon.
Jul 2, 18:15
Sam Querrey of USA returns the ball to Tigre Hank of Mexico during the Mexico ATP Open men's single tennis match, in Acapulco, Guerrero state, Mexico on February 24, 2014
Result: Sam Querrey dumps Novak Djokovic out of Wimbledon
American Sam Querrey beats world number one Novak Djokovic in the third round of Wimbledon, eliminating the Serbian with a 3-1 victory in London.
Jul 2, 17:05
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 past Adrian Mannarino
Defending champion and world number one Novak Djokovic safely progresses into the third round at Wimbledon courtesy of a straight-sets victory over Adrian Mannarino.
Jun 29, 16:42
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 content with Wimbledon opener
World number two Andy Murray describes his first-round performance at Wimbledon as "okay", having knocked out compatriot Liam Broady in straight sets.
Jun 28, 21:51
The covers come on during a rain break in the Final Of The Gentlemen's Singles between Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Roger Federer of Switzerland on day thirteen of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on
Day two's play abandoned on outside courts at Wimbledon due to rain
Day two's play on the outside courts at Wimbledon is abandoned due to rain.
Jun 28, 18:41
Novak Djokovic reacts during the French Open final against Andy Murray on June 5, 2016
Novak Djokovic: 'James Ward not easy to break'
Novak Djokovic praises Great Britain's James Ward after overcoming him in the first round of Wimbledon.
Jun 27, 19:51
Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts after winning his Gentlemen’s Singles first round match against Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany during day one of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 29, 2015
Result: Novak Djokovic overcomes James Ward test at Wimbledon
Defending champion Novak Djokovic overcomes a gutsy challenge from Great Britain's James Ward to reach the Wimbledon second round.
Jun 27, 15:14
Kyle Edmund in action against Nikoloz Basilashvili on day two of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 23, 2016
Result: Kyle Edmund suffers first-round defeat at Wimbledon
British number three Kyle Edmund suffers a straight-sets defeat to Adrian Mannarino in the first round at Wimbledon.
Jun 27, 14:04
Andy Murray hits a backhand during his semi-final match against Marin Cilic at Queen's on June 18, 2016
Andy Murray hopes to capitalise on "feelgood factor" surrounding British tennis
Andy Murray insists that, while things are "not perfect", there is plenty of encouragement for Britain's 15 Wimbledon contenders on the eve of the competition.
Jun 26, 21:08
James Ward of Great Britain in Gentlemens Singles first round match against Luca Vanni of Italy during day two of Wimbledon on June 30, 2015
James Ward: 'Novak Djokovic draw has come at wrong time'
James Ward admits that drawing Novak Djokovic in the first round at Wimbledon has come at the wrong time as he attempts to defend ranking points at SW19.
Jun 25, 10:56
Britain's James Ward celebrates beating Czech Republic's Jiri Vesely during their men's singles second round match on day four of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 2, 2015
James Ward to face defending champion Novak Djokovic in Wimbledon first round
Britain's James Ward will play defending champion Novak Djokovic in the first round at Wimbledon, while Andy Murray takes on Liam Broady.
Jun 24, 10:11