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Novak Djokovic is a Serbian professional tennis player. He is currently ranked as world No. 1 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). Djokovic has been No. 1 for a record total of 349 weeks, and has finished as ATP Year-End No. 1 on a record seven occasions. He has won a joint record 20 Grand Slam men's singles titles, including a record nine Australian Open titles. Overall, he has won 86 ATP singles titles, including a record 37 Masters events. Djokovic is the only man in the Open Era to achieve a double career Grand Slam and complete a non-calendar year Grand Slam. He is also the only player to complete the career Golden Masters on the ATP Tour, which he has done twice.
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ATP Finals: Joe Salisbury into doubles semis, Novak Djokovic beats Cameron NorrieBritain's Joe Salisbury seals a place in the last four of the ATP Finals doubles, while Cameron Norrie loses heavily against Novak Djokovic in the singles.
US Open: Daniil Medvedev says he did not think the crowd at Flushing Meadows were booing himUS Open champion Daniil Medvedev says he did not feel there was any hostility towards him personally from the crowd during his victory over Novak Djokovic.
US Open 2021: Tearful Novak Djokovic thanks New York crowd for ovationA tearful Novak Djokovic says a standing ovation from the US Open crowd meant "as much as winning 21 Grand Slams" despite missing out on the Calendar Slam.
US Open: Novak Djokovic loses to Daniil Medvedev in New YorkRussia's Daniil Medvedev wins his first Grand Slam title by shattering Novak Djokovic's hopes of completing a calendar sweep of the majors in a one-sided US Open final.
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US Open: Record-chasing Novak Djokovic sets up final with Daniil MedvedevNovak Djokovic keeps alive his hopes of a calendar Grand Slam by reaching the US Open final, where he will face Daniil Medvedev.
US Open: Novak Djokovic fights back to beat Kei Nishikori and reach fourth roundNovak Djokovic has to come from behind to beat Kei Nishikori to advance to the US Open fourth round and keep his bid for a calendar Grand Slam alive.
US Open 2021: Novak Djokovic & Alexander Zverev coast to wins in New YorkNovak Djokovic continues his pursuit of a calendar Grand Slam by reaching the US Open third round after overcoming Dutch rival Tallon Griekspoor - and a heckler.
US Open 2021: Alexander Zverev looks to 'challenge' Novak Djokovic after composed winGerman fourth seed Alexander Zverev begins his US Open campaign with a composed straight-set victory against American Sam Querrey.
US Open 2021 preview: Djokovic chases history, Murray & Osaka play, Williams, Federer, Nadal missingNovak Djokovic is the centre of attention as he bids to win an historic 21st Grand Slam men's title at a US Open missing some of the big-name stars.
Tokyo Olympics: Novak Djokovic hurls and smashes racquet in bronze medal match defeatSerbia's Novak Djokovic displays his frustrations during his bronze medal match against Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta, throwing his racquet and then smashing it against a net post.
Tokyo Olympics: Alexander Zverev defeats Novak Djokovic to advance to tennis finalGermany's Alexander Zverev defeats the top Olympic seed and world number one Novak Djokovic in the men's singles tournament at the Tokyo Olympics.
Tokyo Olympics: Novak Djokovic thrashes Kei Nishikori to reach men's semi-finalsNovak Djokovic remains on course for a 'Golden Slam' after thrashing home hope Kei Nishikori to ease into the Olympic semi-finals.
Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic should win 25 Grand Slams - John McEnroeNovak Djokovic not going on to win 25 Grand Slam titles after claiming a record-equalling 20th would "be a major surprise", says John McEnroe.
Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic's bid for 'Golden Slam' in doubtNovak Djokovic's bid for a 'Golden Slam' is in doubt after the Wimbledon champion says he is "50-50" about whether to go to the Tokyo Olympics.
Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic beats Matteo Berrettini to win sixth title - highlightsWatch highlights as Novak Djokovic beats Matteo Berrettini to win Wimbledon for the sixth time - a record-equalling 20th Grand Slam title.
Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic says 'journey won't stop' after 20th Grand Slam titleNovak Djokovic says his journey isn't "stopping here" after beating Matteo Berrettini in the Wimbledon final to go level with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal on 20 Grand Slam titles.
Wimbledon 2021: The moment Novak Djokovic won a sixth Wimbledon titleWatch the moment Novak Djokovic wins a sixth Wimbledon title and his 20th Grand Slam after beating Italian Matteo Berrettini in four sets.
Djokovic wins Wimbledon to match Federer and Nadal's record 20 major titlesNovak Djokovic has won Wimbledon to match Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal's record of 20 major titles.
Wimbledon 2021: Matteo Berrettini wins point with 'difficult' tweener lob against Novak DjokovicWatch Matteo Berrettini plays a brilliant lob shot through his legs during the Wimbledon men's singles final against Novak Djokovic.
Wimbledon 2021: Men's final 'not a popularity contest' says John McEnroeWatch tennis icon John McEnroe on Novak Djokovic's "supreme talent" as he prepares to take on Matteo Berrettini in the men's singles final at Wimbledon.
Wimbledon 2021: Semi-final showdowns, epic rallies & best-dressed Beckham - day 11 best bitsWatch the best bits from day 11 of Wimbledon including men's semi-final victories for Novak Djokovic and Matteo Berrettini, plus David Beckham turning on the style.
Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic overcomes Denis Shapovalov in straight sets to reach finalWatch highlights as Serbia's Novak Djokovic books his place in the final at Wimbledon after beating Canada's Denis Shapovalov in straight sets.
Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic, Denis Shapovalov, Berrettini and Hurkacz battle for place in finalNovak Djokovic takes on Denis Shapovalov for a place in the Wimbledon final, while Matteo Berrettini faces Hubert Hurkacz.
Wimbledon 2021: Djokovic roars, celeb spotting & banana mind games - day nine best bitsWatch the best bits from day nine of Wimbledon including the men's quarter-finals, a host of famous faces on centre court and some "banana mind games".
Wimbledon 2021: Serbia's Novak Djokovic defeats Hungary's Marton Fucsovics to book place in semi-finalsWatch some of the best action as Serbia's Novak Djokovic advances into the semi-finals after beating Hungary's Marton Fucsovics in straight sets at Wimbledon.
Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic dominates against Garin- best shotsWatch Novak Djokovic's best shots as he makes it through to his 12th Wimbledon quarter-final after beating Cristian Garin 6-2 6-4 6-2 on Centre court.
Wimbledon 2021: Serbia's Novak Djokovic beats America's Denis Kudla in third roundWatch the best shots as Serbian world number one Novak Djokovic beats American qualifier Denis Kudla 6-4 6-3 7-6 (9-7) to earn a place in the fourth round of Wimbledon.
Determined Djokovic, outstanding outifts & a proper hot dog - day five best bitsWatch some of the best bits from day five at Wimbledon including Nick Kyrgios accidentally hitting a ball at Venus Williams and some well dressed spectators.
Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic, Aryna Sabalenka and Venus Williams in day three highlightsWatch some of the best moments from day three at Wimbledon including Katie Boulter's brilliant performance against Aryna Sabalenka and a ball boy's woes.
Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic, Sloane Stephens and Andy Murray in day one best momentsWatch some of the best moments from day one at Wimbledon, including big shocks in the men's and women's tournaments and the return of Andy Murray.
Wimbledon 2021: Watch Jack Draper's best moments against Novak DjokovicWatch the best moments of 19-year-old Jack Draper's impressive Wimbledon debut in the first round against Novak Djokovic.
Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic sees off British teenager Jack DraperBritish teenager Jack Draper takes the opening set off Novak Djokovic but the defending champion fights back to reach the Wimbledon second round.
Wimbledon 2021: Jack Draper plays Novak Djokovic on day one, Andy Murray in actionBritish teenager Jack Draper says he hopes to show Novak Djokovic what he's got when they open up Centre Court on day one of Wimbledon.
Wimbledon 2021: Andy Murray faces Nikoloz Basilashvili, Jack Draper plays Novak DjokovicTwo-time champion Andy Murray plays Georgia's Nikoloz Basilashvili when he returns to the Wimbledon singles next week after a four-year absence.
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