US Open 2018: Novak Djokovic beats heat and John Millman to reach semis

Novak Djokovic sweated it out from behind the baseline to beat Australian John Millman 6-3 6-4 6-4 at the U.S. Open on Wednesday and set up a semi-final clash with Japan’s Kei Nishikori.

Sep 06, 2018, 14:13 PM IST

Big names and young guns turn up the heat at US Open

Big names and up-and-comers were set to clash at the U.S. Open on Monday as soaring temperatures led tournament officials to bring the heat rule back into effect.

Sep 03, 2018, 23:45 PM IST

Wimbledon: Djokovic seeks rest and calm before final against Anderson

Both Novak Djokovic and Kevin Anderson played record-breaking, energy-sapping five-set semi-finals to reach the tournament`s finale. 


Jul 15, 2018, 16:07 PM IST

Novak Djokovic undergoes 'small' elbow surgery

Novak Djokovic has undergone an elbow operation in an attempt to cure an injury that has troubled him for the past two years.

Feb 04, 2018, 16:59 PM IST

Australian Open: Struggling Novak Djokovic out but Roger Federer into quarters

Wounded 12-time Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic was sent tumbling out of the Australian Open by Korean giant-killer Chung Hyeon Monday, but ice-cool Roger Federer roared into the quarter-finals.

Jan 22, 2018, 21:07 PM IST

Novak Djokovic knocked out of Australian Open in pre-quarters by Chung Hyeon

The relentless South Korean defeated the six-time champion 7-6(4), 7-5, 7-6(3) on Monday in the fourth round.

Jan 22, 2018, 17:34 PM IST

Australian Open: Roger Federer shines, Novak Djokovic survives, Stanislas Wawrinka ousted

Defending champion Roger Federer cooly swept into the Australian Open third round Thursday as Novak Djokovic survived a gruelling fitness test under the brutal Melbourne sun.

Jan 18, 2018, 19:27 PM IST

Australian Open: Novak Djokovic staggers past Gael Monfils in draining win

Six-time champion Novak Djokovic survived a brutal fitness examination to overcome Gael Monfils in intense heat and stagger into the third round at the Australian Open on Thursday.

Jan 18, 2018, 18:08 PM IST

Australian Open: Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic take control in Melbourne

Flawless Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic stamped their mark on the Australian Open on Tuesday with focused former champion Maria Sharapova also successfully negotiating the first round after her drug ban.

Jan 16, 2018, 17:10 PM IST

Novak Djokovic looks forward to trying out 'new serve' at Australian Open

After sitting out most of 2017 tennis season with a career-threatening injury, former world No.1 Novak Djokovic has spent the last six months reassessing his serving technique.

Jan 13, 2018, 18:40 PM IST

Novak Djokovic 'very happy' with winning start to the year

Novak Djokovic made a resounding return on Wednesday after six months out with an elbow injury, declaring he felt "great" after beating world number five Dominic Thiem 6-1, 6-4 at the Kooyong Classic.

Jan 10, 2018, 18:30 PM IST

Kei Nishikori pulls out of Australian Open, Novak Djokovic looks to test elbow

Asian number one Nishikori has not played competitively since last August after suffering a torn tendon in his right wrist during a practice session at Cincinnati.

Jan 04, 2018, 11:38 AM IST

Novak Djokovic withdraws from Qatar Open

Former world number one Novak Djokovic on Saturday withdrew from next week's Qatar Open, casting doubt on his participation at the Australian Open later in January.

Dec 30, 2017, 16:38 PM IST

Fitness comes first for returning Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic

Former world number ones Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic are relishing their return to competition after serious injuries cut their last campaigns short, but the overriding aim for both players in the New Year is to stay fit and healthy.

Dec 28, 2017, 16:41 PM IST

Novak Djokovic picks new format for Australian Open warm-up

The Serbian world number 12 and volatile Australian Nick Kyrgios will headline the eight-man Tie Break Tens tournament at Margaret Court Arena at Melbourne Park on January 10. 

Dec 20, 2017, 13:47 PM IST

Rafael Nadal stays atop ATP rankings, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray out of top 10

Spain's Rafael Nadal remained in the number one spot in the men's Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) world singles rankings released on Monday, while Britain's Andy Murray and Serbia's Novak Djokovic dropped out of the top 10.

Nov 06, 2017, 16:13 PM IST

Qatar Open: Andy Murray registers his 25th straight win, beats Jeremy Chardy in straight sets

In 2016, the Briton not only remained unbeaten but won five consecutive titles and snatched the world`s number one spot from Novak Djokovic.

Jan 04, 2017, 10:35 AM IST

US Open: Novak Djokovic faces race against time for Flushing Meadows defense

Djokovic suffered his wrist injury before the Rio Olympics, where he was ousted in round one.

Aug 27, 2016, 01:37 AM IST

Hard for Novak Djokovic to repeat successful '2015 campaign': Roger Federer

Federer, however, admitted that the coming year won't be bad for Nole as he is going with massive confidence.

Nov 24, 2015, 09:28 AM IST

Novak Djokovic complains of cannabis smell during match

World No.1 tennis player Novak Djokovic complained to the umpire that he could smell weed on court during his Canadian Open semi-final triumph here against Jeremy Chardy.

Aug 16, 2015, 18:11 PM IST