Novak Djokovic enjoyed a comfortable return from a wrist injury by beating Radek Stepanek 6-3 7-5 on Tuesday at the Italian Open where Roger Federer will return to action after his wife gave birth to twins.
It was the same tournament in 2009 where Novak Djokovic pulled out of a match against Andy Rodick. But in the current scenario, he is not only one of the best players in terms of mental and physical fitness, but also a genius who makes his opponents fight for each and every point.
Novak Djokovic dispensed with the Darth Vader mask but still proved too daunting an adversary for American John Isner when he reached the Paris Masters quarter-finals with a 6-7(5) 6-1 6-2 victory on Thursday.
Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic has got a commercial jet named after him and a Djokovic-named Airbus 319 ins the first in a series of `Serbia living legends` to appear on the new Air Serbia aircraft.
World number one Novak Djokovic and number two Andy Murray crashed out of the Western and Southern Open within an hour of each other on Friday, before Rafa Nadal restored order with a win over old rival Roger Federer.
Former U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur continued her buildup to the season`s final grand slam with a convincing 6-1 7-5 win over Russia`s Svetlana Kuznetsova in first round action at the Western and Southern Open on Monday.
Novak Djokovic will face Juan Martin in the Wimbledon semi-finals after the world number one clinched his 13th consecutive Grand Slam last-four spot with a 7-6 (7/5), 6-4, 6-3 victory over Tomas Berdych today.
Indian cricket team’s captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been ranked at 16th place on Forbes` list of highest-paid athletes in the world. Golfer Tiger Woods is the highest paid athlete, according to Forbes.
The Wimbledon is reportedly set to be the richest tennis tournament to be ever staged following the All England Club`s announcement of a massive 40 percent hike in the prize pool for the tournament`s championships to be held this summer.