Novak Djokovic,often referred to by the hypocorism Nole, is a Serbian professional tennis player who is currently ranked world No. 2 in men’s singles tennis by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
He is considered one of the greatest tennis players of all time. Djokovic holds the second-highest match winning rate (82.7%) in the Open Era, as of May 2017. Djokovic has won 12 Grand Slam singles titles, the fourth most in history, and held the No. 1 spot in the ATP rankings for a total of 223 weeks.
In majors, Djokovic has won six Australian Open titles, three Wimbledon titles, two US Open titles and one French Open title. In 2016, he became the eighth player in history to achieve the Career Grand Slam; by winning the 2016 French Open, Djokovic became the third man to hold all four major titles at once, the first since Rod Laver in 1969 and the first ever to do so on three different surfaces.
Djokovic was born on 22 May 1987 in Belgrade, SR Serbia, Yugoslavia, to parents Srdan and Dijana.
Novak’s father is Montenegrin in origin and his mother is Croatian by background, with Novak considering himself to be Serbian. His two younger brothers, Marko and Djordje, are also tennis players with professional aspirations.
A resident in Monte Carlo, Djokovic was coached by former Slovak tennis player Marian Vajda from 2006 until Boris Becker took over the role of head coach in December 2013. Djokovic is a self-described fan of languages, speaking Serbian, English, French, German, and Italian.
He met his future wife, Jelena Ristic, in high school, and began dating her in 2005. The two became engaged in September 2013 and on 10 July 2014 the couple got married on Sveti Stefan in Montenegro, while a church wedding was held in the same place, on 12 July 2014, in the Church of Saint Stephen which belongs to Praskvica Monastery.
On 24 April 2014, Djokovic announced that he and Ristic were expecting their first child.His son Stefan was born in October 2014.
Age, Height & MeasurementsNovak Djokovic Age 31 years. Novak Djokovic's height 6 feet 2 inches (188 cm), weight 176 lbs (80 kg). Body measurements 38 - 32 - 13 and Zodiac Sign Gemini.
|Novak Djokovic Bio|
|Famous As||Novak Djokovic|
|Birthday||May 22, 1987|
|Birth Place||Belgrade, SFR Yugoslavia|
|Height||6 feet 2 inches (188 cm)|
|Weight||176 lbs (80 kg)|
|Body Measurements||38 - 32 - 13|
|Net Worth||$180 million|
|Salary||Annual salary of $25 million in endorsements.|
|Born Name||Novak Djokovic|
|Shoe Size||10.5 (US)|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Qualification||Pilic Tennis Academy|
|Brother(s)||Marko (Younger Brother), Djordje (Younger Brother)|
|Relationship With||Jelena Djokovic|