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Novak Djokovic

Serbian professional tennis player

Novak Djokovic
Serbian professional tennis player. source- Time

Novak Djokovic is a Serbian professional tennis player, who is currently ranked the world’s No. 1 tennis player. He is additionally famous for winning the 20 Grand Slams title alongside his competitor Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

Early life, Childhood, and Education

Talking about his early life, Novak Djokovic was born on 22 May 1987, in Belgrade, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia, now it is known as Serbia.

Besides this, Luque is Serbian by nationality and comes from a mixture of Serbian and Croatian ethnic backgrounds. Djokovic followed the Christian religion and his zodiac sign is Gemini.

Furthermore, Djokovic is the son of his father, Srdjan Djokovic, who was a professional skier and ski instructor, and his mother, Dijana Djokovic, owned a fast-food joint alongside her husband.

Moreover, Djokovic was raised and grew up in Serbia with his two brothers named Djordje Djokovic and Marko Djokovic.

Regarding his academic qualifications, Djokovic went to a good school for a higher level of education. Later on, he enrolled in some best universities for his degree of graduation in the major role field.

Career and Professional Life

Moving onto his professional career, Novak Djokovic began playing tennis at the age of just four.

Later on, he represented Yugoslavia’s national team at the Davis Cup and the Australian Open, US Open, and Wimbledon in 2003.

Afterward, from his fantastic career and winning among many big tennis players, he was first time listed in the top 10 players ranking in the world in the year 2007.

Moreover, Novak won the bronze medal in singles while playing tennis, at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China.

Moving forward in his career, he had been even named the Serbian Athlete of the Year by DLS sport as well as Serbian Sportsman of the Year by the Olympic Committee of Serbia in 2010.

Furthermore, Djokovic won the Australian Open, Wimbledon as well as the US Open. Further, he also won his five ATP World Tour Masters 1000 titles in the year 2011.

Later on, Novak only managed to win only just two major tournaments including the Australian Open and Tour finals in 2012. However, Novak additionally won the Australian Open, but this time again failed to win any other major grand slam in his career.

Novak Djokovic is additionally famous for winning the 20 Grand Slams title alongside his competitor Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. However, Rafael Nadal won his 21st Grand Slams title on 30 January 2022.

Additionally, Novak Djokovic had also involved in major charitable works along with his wife. He founded his own charity organization named Novak Djokovic Foundation in November 2007.

The organization’s aim is to provide help the poor children of Serbia in getting proper education as well as basic needs for a healthy and productive life.

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Net worth and Salary

Focusing on his salary and net worth status, Novak Djokovic is very much successful in his career as a professional tennis player and is currently ranked the world’s No. 1 tennis player.

Novak gained so much fame and recognition from his fans and tennis fraternity from all over the world from his ongoing fantastic tennis career.

Furthermore, Novak Djokovic’s total estimated net worth is around $220 million USD as of 2022. His annual salary as a professional tennis player is around £25,108,249.00.

Additionally, Djokovic earned a good fortune from many brand deals and endorsements of world-renowned brands and became their brand ambassadors such as Audemars Piguet, Mercedes-Benz, Nike, and many more to date in his ongoing career.

Rumors and Controversy

Discussing his rumors and controversies, Novak Djokovic does not involve any sort of controversies or rumors in his personal life with family and friends.

However, Djokovic is so much involved in many sorts of controversies in his ongoing professional career.

As he raised his voice like his good friend and competitor, Roger Federer, a legendary Swiss professional tennis player, against the equal paycheck for women tennis players.

Later on, this decision led to anger among the tennis fraternity and he had been criticized very badly by his fans across the globe.

Additionally, Djokovic traveled to Melbourne, Australia for the major event of the Australian Open tournament, however, he had detained by the Australian Border Force after they find out he didn’t take covid vaccination.

Afterward, he had detained in an immigration detention hotel for several days awaiting a court hearing decision. Later on, after his test, he tested Covid-19 positive on December 16, 2021.

Personal Life and Relationship

In his personal life and relationship status, Novak Djokovic’s current relationship status is married. He married his long-term relationship girlfriend Jelena Djokovic, a Serbian entrepreneur, and humanitarian.

Novak Djokovic
Novak Djokovic with his wife at an event of the Novak Djokovic Foundation source- The Mirror

Furthermore, the love birds started dating each other in 2005 from his high school days. Later on, the duo engaged in September 2013.

After a year of their engagement, the couple married on 10 July 2014 in Montenegro, Balkans.

However, the couple again married on 12 July 2014, at the Church of St. Stephen due to some traditional rituals.

Additionally, the couple had blessed with two beautiful children, one son, and one daughter. The first child, a son, Stefan Djokovic, was born on 22 October 2014, whereas their second child, a baby girl, Tara Djokovic, was born on 20 September 2017.

As of now, the couple lived happily raising their two beautiful children in Serbia and there’s no news of their separation or extramarital affairs.

Body Measurement| Height, Weight

Focusing on his body measurements, Novak Djokovic is a professional tennis player who had an athletic body, a good personality, and a fine body posture.

Additionally, Djokovic stood at a perfect height of around 6 feet 2 inches (1.88  m) tall, and a total body weight of around 170 lbs (77kg).

Furthermore, Djokovic had a beautiful pair of brown eyes and light brown hair color. Other than this, he had a chest size of 40 cm, a waist size also 40 cm, and a biceps size was 20 cm approximately.

Additionally, Novak wears a shoe size of 16 (US) while his dress size is 18 (US).

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Social Media Profile

Regrading his social media platforms, Novak Djokovic is very much active on all sorts of major social networking sites including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, as well as Youtube channel. Djokovic had more than 10 million followers on his official Facebook account.

Furthermore, Djokovic gained over 10.4 million followers on his Instagram profile while his Twitter profile has around 9 million followers as of now.

Moreover, his Youtube channel had more than 60.5K subscribers, however, he uploaded his last video on Youtube six years back on 15 January 2016.

FAQs

Who is Novak Djokovic?
Novak Djokovic is a Serbian professional tennis player, currently ranked the world’s No. 1 tennis player.

What is Novak Djokovic’s age?
As of 2022, Novak Djokovic is 34 years of age.

Who is Novak Djokovic wife?
Novak Djokovic wife named Jelena Đoković on 10 July, 2014.

How tall is Djokovic?
Novak Djokovic stood with a perfect height of 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m).

Does Djokovic have a child?
Yes, Djokovic had two children named Tara Đoković and Stefan Đoković.

Does Djokovic have an autobiography?
Yes, Djokovic had an autobiography named Novak Djokovic: A Biography of the Serbian Superstar.

Quick Facts:

  • Full Name- Novak Djokovic
  • Birth Place- Belgrade, Serbia
  • Nationality- American, Brazilian
  • Ethnicity- Mixed (Serbian and Croatian)
  • Profession-  Tennis player
  • Started career as – Tennis player
  • Famous for – 20 Grand slams won
  • Height- 6 feet 2 inches (1.88  m)
  • Relationship Status- Married
  • Spouse- Jelena Đoković
  • Children- 2
  • Social Media- Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Youtube

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