Novak Djokovic

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Novak Djokovic (Novak Djokovic)

Novak Djokovic (Novak Djokovic) born May 22, 1987 in Belgrade (Yugoslavia).

The nickname Djokovic – Nola (a diminutive of the name), the Joker.

Novak started playing tennis from 4 years old, and in 12 years enrolled in a tennis academy in Munich Nikola Pilicha. Trained athletes under the direction of Marian Vajda.

His tennis career Djokovic began with small tournaments – “challengers” in 2003, when he won the first tournament of the series Futures in Serbia and Montenegro.

In 2005, Novak Djokovic vystupet in the qualifying match of the tournament “Grand Slam” and reach the third round at Wimbledon and the US Open.

In 2006, Novak is already in the first hundred rating ATP.

Already in 2007, Djokovic has won five titles, including tournament Masters Series in Miami and Montreal, with the course of the tournament in Canada Serb consistently beat the third, second and first racket of the world – Andy Roddick, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, thereby repeating the unique achievement of Boris Becker, established in the early 90’s.

2007 Djokovic began with a win in Adelaide. After losing in the fourth round of the Australian Open Roger Federer, Novak won his first tournament of “Masters”in Miami and reached the final of the tournament in Indian Wells. This allowed him to enter the Top 10 ranking ATP. Then came another victory – Estoril. On the”Roland Garros”He reached the semifinals, losing to eventual champion Rafael Nadal. In the quarterfinals”Wimbledon”Djokovic played a five-set a record for the duration of the match with Marcos Baghdatis (5 hours and 5 minutes), and then withdrew from the semifinal match against Nadal. July 9 Novak became the third player in the world. On the way to winning the Canadian Masters Novak alternately beat three first racket of the world – Roddick, Nadal and Federer in the final. The first round of the tournament”Grand Slam” Djokovic came in the US Open, where Serbia in three sets lost to Roger Federer. After winning the fifth tournament of the season in Vienna, Shanghai, Djokovic made his debut in the final tournament of the Masters, where the background of fatigue among the first eliminated.

2008 Djokovic began with a victory at the Australian Open and became the first Serb to win a tournament “Grand Slam & raquo ;, as well as the youngest winner of the Australian Open since the time of Stefan Edberg. In Australia, the Serb beat Roger Federer in the semifinals, thereby interrupting the series of the Swiss 10 consecutive finals tournaments”Grand Slam & raquo ;. Winner of the tournament series”Masters”in Rome. Semifinalist”Roland Garros & raquo ;. Finalist Tournament Series”Masters” in Cincinnati. Semi-finalist of the US Open. The winner of the final tournament of the Masters in Shanghai.

In 2009, he reached the final tournament series of “Masters” in Miami, Monte Carlo and Rome.

Among the existing tennis only Djokovic, Federer, Nalbandian and Marat Safin have to its credit the semi-finals of all four Grand Slam singles titles.

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