|Born ( Age )
||22 May 1987 (age 33)
||Belgrade, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia
||Sport - Tennis
||1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
|Wife ( Spous)
||1 ( Son )
||$ 90 Million ( estimated )
Novak Djokovic is Serbian tennis player. he's currently ranked because the world No.1 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). Djokovic has been No. 1 for a record 313 weeks, and has finished because the year-end No. 1 on six occasions, an Open Era record shared with Pete Sampras. Djokovic has won 18 slam men's singles titles and 82 ATP singles titles in total, including a record nine Australian Open titles and a record 36 Masters 1000 events. he's the sole player to win all the "Big Titles" on the fashionable ATP Tour - that's , all four slam tournaments, all nine ATP Masters events and therefore the ATP Finals.
Early and Family - Novak Djokovic (Noel) was born in Belgrade, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia, to oldsters Sinan and Dijana Okoviok. She is of paternal Serbian and maternal Croatian descent. His two younger brothers, Marco and Jordje, have also played tennis . As a young child, Djokovic was given a mini-racket and a soft foam ball by his parents, which, his father claimed, became "the most beloved toy for his" life.
Djokovic began playing tennis at the age of 4 , when his parents sent him to a camp in Novi Sad, as his parents had not played any tennis within the past. within the summer of 1993, before attending grade school , at the age of six, Tennyski was sent to a camp organized by Klub Partizan and by Yugoslav athlete Jelena Jenquiok at Mount Gopaonik, where Djokovic's parents gave a Run a fast-food business of sporting goods . Seeing the kid playing Djokovic's tennis, he said: "This is that the greatest talent I've seen since Monica Selles."
Gencic worked with the young Djokovic over subsequent six years, before realizing that thanks to his rapid climb , going abroad in search of increased levels of competition was the simplest option for his future. By that point , he had approached Nicola Pilić and at the age of 12 in September 1999 moved to the Pilić Tennis Academy in Obersleheim, Germany, where he spent four years. At the age of 14, he began his international career, winning the ecu Championship in singles, doubles and team competition. A resident of Monte Carlo , Djokovic was started by former Slovakian athlete Marian Vajda in 2006, until Boris Becker played his head coach in December 2013. Djokovic may be a self-described fan who speaks Serbian, English, French. , German, and Italian.
He met his future wife, Jelena Ristive in highschool , and commenced dating him in 2005. the 2 became engaged in September 2013, and married Sweetie Stefan in Montenegro on 10 July 2014, while a church wedding was held at an equivalent place on 12 July 2014 at the Church of St. Stephen (Serbian Cyrillic: Срква Светог Архиђакона Стефана) Was done, which is of the Prisciva monastery. On 24 April 2014, Djokovic announced that he and Ristich were expecting their first child. Their son Stephen was born on 21 October 2014 in Nice, France. Their daughter Tara was born on 2 September 2017.
Tennis career - Djokovic became knowledgeable by entering the ATP World Tour in 2003, with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal establishing themselves because the two leading players in men's tennis. At the start of his professional career, he played mainly in Futures and Challenger tournaments, winning three of every type from 2003 to 2005. His first tour-level tournament was Umag in 2004, where he lost to Filippo Volandri within the round of 32.
Djokovic made his first slam tournament by qualifying for the 2005 Australian Open, where he was defeated by eventual champion Marat Safin within the first round in straight sets, defeating future rival Stanislas Wawrinka in qualifying. He went on to succeed in the third round of both Wimbledon and therefore the US Open, the previous returning from two sets to defeat Guillermo Garcia-Lopez, and therefore the latter beating Gayle Monfils and Mario Ankilov. Djokovic competed in four Masters events and qualified for 2 of them, his best being in Paris, where he reached the third round and defeated fourth seed Mariano Puerta.