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#Novak Djokovic

# novak-djokovic - Friday 5 May, 2017

Novak Djokovic has ditched his entire coaching team in a bid to return to the top
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# You're Fired

Novak Djokovic has ditched his entire coaching team in a bid to return to the top

May 5th 2017, 12:37 PM 4,999 Views 3 Comments

The former world number one believes that this “shock therapy” will help him in the long run.

# novak-djokovic - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Novak Djokovic dumped out of Australian Open by world number 117
# Shock
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# Shock

Novak Djokovic dumped out of Australian Open by world number 117

Jan 19th 2017, 8:41 AM 18,838 Views 28 Comments

Denis Istomin has caused the shock of the tournament in round two.

# novak-djokovic - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Djokovic admits 'unacceptable' to hit ball into Qatar crowd
# Anger
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# Anger

Djokovic admits 'unacceptable' to hit ball into Qatar crowd

Jan 8th 2017, 12:05 AM 9,380 Views 4 Comments

The Serb received a warning for the incident and a further warning for smashing his racket in the second set.

# novak-djokovic - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Novak Djokovic feared Andy Murray payback in Qatar Open thriller
# Best Of Enemies
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# Best Of Enemies

Novak Djokovic feared Andy Murray payback in Qatar Open thriller

Jan 7th 2017, 7:52 PM 6,000 Views 6 Comments

Murray’s 28-match winning streak came to an end in the Qatar Open final.

# novak-djokovic - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic remain on Qatar Open collision course
# Rivals
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# Rivals

Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic remain on Qatar Open collision course

Jan 5th 2017, 11:20 PM 2,212 Views 6 Comments

Both tennis stars are through to the semi-finals.

# novak-djokovic - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Novak Djokovic splits from coach Boris Becker after three years
# Parting Ways
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# Parting Ways

Novak Djokovic splits from coach Boris Becker after three years

Dec 6th 2016, 8:31 PM 5,269 Views 3 Comments

The pair have mutually agreed to end the relationship.

# novak-djokovic - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Britain's greatest ever sportsperson? Murray beats Djokovic to finish year as world number 1
# Top Of The World
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# Top Of The World

Britain's greatest ever sportsperson? Murray beats Djokovic to finish year as world number 1

Nov 20th 2016, 8:27 PM 8,207 Views 23 Comments

The Scot claimed his maiden ATP Tour Finals title tonight to end 2016 top of the rankings.

# novak-djokovic - Monday 14 November, 2016

'You guys are unbelievable': Novak Djokovic loses his cool after frosty exchange with reporter
# Tense
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# Tense

'You guys are unbelievable': Novak Djokovic loses his cool after frosty exchange with reporter

Nov 14th 2016, 11:14 AM 8,603 Views 3 Comments

The 12-time Grand Slam winner denies he has a temper problem.

# novak-djokovic - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Andy Murray to become world number one for the first time in his career
# Ace
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# Ace

Andy Murray to become world number one for the first time in his career

Nov 5th 2016, 3:15 PM 4,307 Views 7 Comments

An injury to Milos Raonic ensured Andy Murray takes over at the top of the rankings.

# novak-djokovic - Saturday 15 October, 2016

Raging Djokovic smashes racket and rips shirt en route to shock Shanghai defeat
# Tennis
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# Tennis

Raging Djokovic smashes racket and rips shirt en route to shock Shanghai defeat

Oct 15th 2016, 12:38 PM 7,100 Views 9 Comments

The Serb was also furious at the chair umpire as he lost 6-4, 6-4 to Roberto Bautista.

# novak-djokovic - Monday 12 September, 2016

Wawrinka conquers nerves, pain and Djokovic in US Open win
# Me Nerves
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# Me Nerves

Wawrinka conquers nerves, pain and Djokovic in US Open win

Sep 12th 2016, 7:57 AM 5,931 Views 4 Comments

The 31-year-old claimed the third Grand Slam title of his career.

# novak-djokovic - Saturday 10 September, 2016

Gael Monfils roundly booed and accused of not trying in bizarre US Open semi-final
# Strange Days
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# Strange Days

Gael Monfils roundly booed and accused of not trying in bizarre US Open semi-final

Sep 10th 2016, 9:13 AM 7,322 Views 2 Comments

World number one and defending champion Djokovic prevailed 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 ultimately.

# novak-djokovic - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Wozniacki, Kerber put friendship aside at US Open
# Contest
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# Contest

Wozniacki, Kerber put friendship aside at US Open

Sep 7th 2016, 9:14 AM 5,825 Views 8 Comments

Meanwhile, defending champion Novak Djokovic booked a 10th straight US Open semi-final appearance last night.

# novak-djokovic - Monday 5 September, 2016

Djokovic through as Nadal crashes out of US Open
# Ace
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# Ace

Djokovic through as Nadal crashes out of US Open

Sep 5th 2016, 8:26 AM 3,519 Views 4 Comments

It was an an eventful night in New York.

# novak-djokovic - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Novak Djokovic treated the crowd to a bit of Phil Collins after his win at the US Open last night
# Got The Moves
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# Got The Moves

Novak Djokovic treated the crowd to a bit of Phil Collins after his win at the US Open last night

Aug 30th 2016, 11:27 AM 4,073 Views 3 Comments

The defending champion struggled through this first round encounter.

# novak-djokovic - Monday 8 August, 2016

Tearful Djokovic struggling to deal with Olympic exit
# Disappointment
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# Disappointment

Tearful Djokovic struggling to deal with Olympic exit

Aug 8th 2016, 1:21 PM 11,415 Views 6 Comments

The Serb star was unable to find an answer to Juan Martin Del Potro’s attacking prowess

# novak-djokovic - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Stunned Djokovic crashes out of Wimbledon as Murray cruises through
# Upset
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# Upset

Stunned Djokovic crashes out of Wimbledon as Murray cruises through

Jul 2nd 2016, 5:29 PM 9,386 Views 8 Comments

The world number one suffered his earliest loss at a Slam since the 2009 French Open.

# novak-djokovic - Friday 1 July, 2016

Djokovic saved by rain as Querrey takes two-set lead
# On The Brink
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# On The Brink

Djokovic saved by rain as Querrey takes two-set lead

Jul 1st 2016, 8:46 PM 7,517 Views 5 Comments

The Serb has a big day’s work ahead of him tomorrow.

# novak-djokovic - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Ruthless Andy Murray sweeps into Wimbledon third round
# Easy
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# Easy

Ruthless Andy Murray sweeps into Wimbledon third round

Jun 30th 2016, 6:31 PM 2,679 Views 0 Comments

The Scottish star hit 31 winners and served six aces in a Centre Court masterclass.

# novak-djokovic - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Djokovic makes it 30 Grand Slam wins in row as Federer ends Willis' Wimbledon fairytale
# Winning
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# Winning

Djokovic makes it 30 Grand Slam wins in row as Federer ends Willis' Wimbledon fairytale

Jun 29th 2016, 6:17 PM 4,926 Views 1 Comment

The world number one made light work of Adrian Mannarino

# novak-djokovic - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Wimbledon 2016: Defending champions in contrasting positions
# Sw19
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# Sw19

Wimbledon 2016: Defending champions in contrasting positions

Jun 25th 2016, 12:40 PM 6,205 Views 3 Comments

The men’s world number one has never been more dominant, but Serena Williams will hold no grand slam titles if she is beaten at Wimbledon.

# novak-djokovic - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Ronaldo named the world's highest-paid athlete for the first time
# Rich List
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# Rich List

Ronaldo named the world's highest-paid athlete for the first time

Jun 8th 2016, 5:23 PM 13,432 Views 21 Comments

Lionel Messi, LeBron James and Roger Federer were next in line.

# novak-djokovic - Sunday 5 June, 2016

Djokovic joins elite list with four-set victory against Murray in French Open final
# Super Serb
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# Super Serb

Djokovic joins elite list with four-set victory against Murray in French Open final

Jun 5th 2016, 5:17 PM 7,906 Views 7 Comments

The Serb overcame a slow start to finally claim that elusive title at Roland Garros.

# novak-djokovic - Thursday 2 June, 2016

'I was lucky I wasn't disqualified' - Djokovic on racquet that nearly hit official
# Quite A Racquet
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# Quite A Racquet

'I was lucky I wasn't disqualified' - Djokovic on racquet that nearly hit official

Jun 2nd 2016, 4:02 PM 6,281 Views 1 Comment

But the world number one made light work of Tomas Berdych to book a semi-final spot against rising Austrian star Dominic Thiem.

# novak-djokovic - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Today's win at Roland Garros saw Novak Djokovic become tennis' first $100 million man
# Money Money Money
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# Money Money Money

Today's win at Roland Garros saw Novak Djokovic become tennis' first $100 million man

Jun 1st 2016, 10:14 PM 7,525 Views 17 Comments

He’ll never be short of a few bob.

# novak-djokovic - Monday 18 April, 2016

'Tennis is clean' - Becker condemns 'out of order' Murray over doping suspicions
# Doping
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# Doping

'Tennis is clean' - Becker condemns 'out of order' Murray over doping suspicions

Apr 18th 2016, 8:52 AM 7,639 Views 11 Comments

Boris Becker, the coach of Novak Djokovic, is angry.

# novak-djokovic - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Novak Djokovic backs down on comments about women's pay
# Tennis Pay Row
# Tennis Pay Row

Novak Djokovic backs down on comments about women's pay

Mar 23rd 2016, 8:00 AM 20,010 Views 49 Comments

The world’s top-ranked male player has offered a qualified apology for his controversial remarks.

# novak-djokovic - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Serena Williams leads 'disappointed' reaction to Djokovic comments on women's tennis
# Backlash
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# Backlash

Serena Williams leads 'disappointed' reaction to Djokovic comments on women's tennis

Mar 22nd 2016, 9:33 PM 31,551 Views 50 Comments

Andy Murray says there should ’100%’ be equal pay for male and female competitors.

Equal pay for men and women tennis players is something that benefits both sides
# Best Of Both Worlds
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# Best Of Both Worlds

Equal pay for men and women tennis players is something that benefits both sides

Mar 22nd 2016, 11:29 AM 3,508 Views 24 Comments

Following recent controversy, the figures show that both men and women benefit when the prize pots are equal.

# novak-djokovic - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Messi, Bolt and Djokovic among nominees for world's best male athlete
# Awards Season
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# Awards Season

Messi, Bolt and Djokovic among nominees for world's best male athlete

Mar 2nd 2016, 5:00 PM 3,826 Views 18 Comments

Serena Williams and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce are in the running for the Laureus sportswoman award.

# novak-djokovic - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Djokovic: 'I would have needed a third eye to continue playing'
# Booed Off
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# Booed Off

Djokovic: 'I would have needed a third eye to continue playing'

Feb 25th 2016, 8:59 PM 12,709 Views 2 Comments

An infection forced the Serb to withdraw from his quarter-final against Feliciano Lopez in Dubai.

# novak-djokovic - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Inspired McIlroy sets his sights on claiming Olympic gold for Ireland
# Desert Star
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# Desert Star

Inspired McIlroy sets his sights on claiming Olympic gold for Ireland

Feb 2nd 2016, 4:31 PM 4,885 Views 0 Comments

The Holywood golfer was stunned by Novak Djokovic’s performances as the Serb retained his Australian Open tennis title last week.

# novak-djokovic - Sunday 31 January, 2016

The Joy of Six! Novak Djokovic is the Australian Open champion once again
# Australian Open
From The42
# Australian Open

The Joy of Six! Novak Djokovic is the Australian Open champion once again

Jan 31st 2016, 11:59 AM 8,278 Views 9 Comments

World number one beats Andy Murray 6-1, 7-5, 7-6 in Melbourne.

# novak-djokovic - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Impressive Djokovic halts Fed Express to reach another Australian Open final
# Aussie Ruler
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# Aussie Ruler

Impressive Djokovic halts Fed Express to reach another Australian Open final

Jan 28th 2016, 11:20 AM 6,305 Views 11 Comments

The world number one was in stunning form and progressed in four sets against the Swiss legend.

# novak-djokovic - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Federer-Djokovic: Five of the best from their incredible rivalry
# Top Dogs
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# Top Dogs

Federer-Djokovic: Five of the best from their incredible rivalry

Jan 27th 2016, 4:49 PM 4,194 Views 3 Comments

Two of the game’s greatest go toe-to-toe again in the Australian Open semi-final tomorrow.

# novak-djokovic - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Is Federer still good enough to beat Djokovic? We're about to find out
# Australian Open
From The42
# Australian Open

Is Federer still good enough to beat Djokovic? We're about to find out

Jan 26th 2016, 2:25 PM 5,159 Views 5 Comments

“There’s a lot of tension. There’s a lot at stake.”

# novak-djokovic - Sunday 24 January, 2016

Djokovic makes 100 unforced errors but still avoids Simon shock
# Australian Open
From The42
# Australian Open

Djokovic makes 100 unforced errors but still avoids Simon shock

Jan 24th 2016, 10:40 AM 4,825 Views 2 Comments

Nishikori next for the world number one as he chases sixth Aussie title.

# novak-djokovic - Monday 18 January, 2016

Tennis chief 'confident' no Irish players involved in match-fixing
# Interview
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# Interview

Tennis chief 'confident' no Irish players involved in match-fixing

Jan 18th 2016, 5:25 PM 12,741 Views 28 Comments

CEO Des Allen has backed tennis officials’ claims that match-fixing evidence was not suppressed by the game’s authorities.

'I don't want to be linked to this'- Djokovic opens up on approach by match-fixers
# Tennis Racket
From The42
# Tennis Racket

'I don't want to be linked to this'- Djokovic opens up on approach by match-fixers

Jan 18th 2016, 12:18 PM 26,306 Views 27 Comments

The 10-time Grand Slam champion says he was targeted in Russia in 2007.

# novak-djokovic - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Novak Djokovic won a ridiculous amount of money playing tennis this year
# Net Gains
From The42
# Net Gains

Novak Djokovic won a ridiculous amount of money playing tennis this year

Nov 25th 2015, 8:22 AM 7,641 Views 0 Comments

Take the rest of the day off. .