Swiss Countrymen Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka to Meet in Monte Carlo Final

(April 19, 2014) It will be an all-Swiss battle for the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters crown on Sunday as Roger Federer beat an injured defending champion Novak Djokovic and Stanislas Wawrinka stopped David Ferrer to set up the final. Federer who came in as a wild card defeated Djokovic 7-5, 6-2. Djokovic was dealing with a wrist injury since the beginning of the tournament and it was...
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Nadal, Djokovic and Federer Sail into Monte Carlo Quarters

    (April 17, 2014) No. 1 Rafael Nadal moved into 10th place on the all-time win list on clay when he notched his 300 career win on the surface on Thursday defeating Andreas Seppi  6-1, 6-3 at the Monte Carlo Masters. Defending champion Novak Djokovic dismissed Pablo Carreno Busta 6-0, 6-1 in 45 minutes. Djokovic has lost a total of two games in reaching the quarterfinals of...
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Djokovic Eases into Third Round of Monte Carlo

(April 15, 2015)Defending Monte Carlo Rolex Masters Champion Novak Djokovic needed only 45 minutes to dismiss Albert Montanes 6-1, 6-0 in the second round on Tuesday. “For the first match on clay, it was great,” said Djokovic to press. “I lost only one game, so there were not too many flaws in my game that I could recall. On the other side, I’ve had an opponent who is a specialist...
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Djokovic eases into 3rd round of Monte Carlo

MONACO (AP) Novak Djokovic began his Monte Carlo Masters title defense with a quick 6-1, 6-0 win against Albert Montanes in the second round on Tuesday, maintaining his perfect record against the Spaniard.
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Djokovic looks to maintain edge over rival Nadal

MONACO (AP) Novak Djokovic looks to continue his recent dominance over archrival Rafael Nadal at the Monte Carlo Masters, where he beat the Spaniard in the final last year, and boost his confidence heading into the French Open.
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Maria Sharapova Answers Questions From ATP Pros

HEAD's latest player to player questions series featured Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Richard Gasquet asking Maria Sharapova questions they were dying to know. To be honest, I'm not sure Djokovic was really dying to know what Maria's favourite Sugarpova candy was, but thankfully Andy Murray livens things up. Check it out!
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Etiquette and tennis: an uneasy partnership

Tennis is a gentlemanly sport. Don’t get this confused with gentility, which it used to embody. Novak Djokovic just violated a cardinal rule of the sport by not admitting he was wrong in his quarterfinal match against Andy Murray at the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami. Tennis once embodied the kind of old money, bourgeois privilege and attitude that is really not fashionable in this...
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Djokovic Handily Defeats Nadal at Sony Open For A Second Indian Wells-Miami Double

Novak Djokovic photo by By Kevin Ware (March 30, 2014) KEY BISCAYNE – In a result that few expected, Novak Djokovic handily beat Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-3 in the Sony Open men’s final for his fourth title in Miami (2007, 2011, 2012, 2014). This win is also his fourth Masters Series title win in a row (Shanghai, Paris, Indian Wells, Miami), and his second Indian...
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Novak and Serena Frolic on the Beach in Miami

A big congrats is in order to Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic for their Miami titles. This is the last big hard court tournament for a while as we move onto clay. Djokovic will hope his win over Rafael Nadal is a sign of things to come. I've always liked the photos the Sony Open takes of their champions. I fondly remember Andy Murray running with seagulls along the beach...
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Sony Open: Djokovic beats Nadal to win 4th Key Biscayne title

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- Novak Djokovic stretched like a rubber band to hit a backhand. He sprinted into the other corner and scooped out forehands as if he was wielding a shovel. He ran forward to slice a ball off his shoetops. And he flicked a difficult half-volley past a weary Rafael Nadal for a winner. That was just on the last point. With superior offense and defense, Djokovic...
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Tomas Berdych Pulls Out of Miami, Rafael Nadal Advances to Final Aganist Novak Djokovic

(March 28, 2014) Seventh  seed Tomas Berdych has been forced to withdraw from the Sony Open due to gastroenteritis.  Rafael Nadal will advance to the final with a walkover. He will play Novak Djokovic for the Miami Masters title on Sunday. This will mark their 40th head-to-head meeting. Earlier in the day Kei Nishikori withdrew from his semifinal against Djokovic with a left groin...
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Novak Djokovic advances to Sony Open final when Nishikori withdraws

Novak Djokovic advanced to the Sony Open final when Kei Nishikori withdrew less than two hours before Friday's semifinal because of a groin injury.
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Djokovic Fends Off a Strong Murray Challenge to Reach Miami Semis

  Novak Djokovic photo courtesy of © By Kevin Ware (March 26, 2014) Wednesday’s quarterfinal match between Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray was undoubtedly going to provide a good test for both heading into the clay season. For Djokovic, it would provide a test of his newfound confidence after winning Indian Wells. For Murray, it would provide a much-needed...
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Novak Djokovic beats Andy Murray in Sony Open quarterfinals

Novak Djokovic benefited from an erroneous call in the pivotal game Wednesday to beat Andy Murray 7-5, 6-3 in the quarterfinals of the Sony Open.
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Three-time champ Novak Djokovic reaches Sony Open quarterfinals

Three-time champion Novak Djokovic has reached the quarterfinals of the Sony Open, topping Tommy Robredo 6-3, 7-5. 
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Novak Djokovic Moves Into Sony Open Third Round

(March 21, 2014) Three-time former Sony Open champion Novak Djokovic defeated Jeremy Chardy 6-4, 6-3. The Serb converted on all three break points he had against Chardy. “When I was supposed to play my best and come up with some good serves and good shots, that’s what I did in both sets,” Djokovic said. Chardy hurt his right ankle in the eighth game of the second set. “I...
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March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Novak Djokovic Coming inro Miami with Renewed Confidence

Novak Djokovic (March 20, 2014) Novak Djokovic came into Indian Wells not having won a tournament for the first time in four years. His comeback win over Roger Federer on Sunday 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (3) gave the world No. 2 his third BNP Paribas title. The win also renewed his confidence. “Well, it is, in some kind, a relief for me, because I haven’t had a title this year up to Indian...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Federer and Djokovic Set The Stage for Indian Wells Final

Roger Federer By Kevin Ware Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic Set The Stage for a Mouthwatering Indian Wells Final  [7] Roger Federer d [28] Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-3, 6-1 Roger Federer completely overwhelmed Alexandr Dolgopolov in the first men’s semifinal to book his spot in Sunday’s final. Dolgopolov is one of the ATP’s brightest, and most exciting, young prospects: capable...
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March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Djokovic dominates Benneteau and Isner Edges Gulbis for BNP Paribas Open Rematch

Novak Djokovic By Kevin Ware [2] Novak Djokovic defeats Julien Benneteau 6-1 6-3 Benneteau played solid tennis to make it through to the quarters, but the odds were stacked against him in this match-up. With a head-to-head record of 1-5, and that one victory coming back in 2006, chances were slim that he’d be able to mount a sufficient challenge to the current World No. 2. As expected...
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March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

STYLE: Tennis Star Novak Djokovic Covers L’Equipe Sport & Style March 2014 Issue

Tennis star Novak Djokovic is the face of L’Equipe Sport & Style March 2014 issue. The standout athlete is highlighted in a cover story entitled “The Chameleon Effect.” For his interrelated shoot Novak is clothed in a cluster of modernistic jackets,  paired with subtle pieces suitable for the fresh spring climate. Check out looks from Novak’s feature below. Click to...
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March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

BSO: Novak Djokovic Defeats Andy Murray At BNP Paribas Showdown

  The annual exhibition once again descended upon Madison Square Garden for the official launch of the North American tennis season. BSO was in attendance to cover the night of tennis. This year’s BNP Paribas Showdown placed Novak Djokovic against Andy Murray, and opened up with a doubles match between the Bryan brothers– Bob and Mike, and the McEnroes–John and Patrick....
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss


Novak Djokovic fronts the March issue of L’Equipe Sport & Style. The Serbian tennis star is the focus of an articled dubbed “L’effet caméléon,” or the “Chameloon Effect.” For a preview of the piece, visit here. The corresponding fashion shoot has Djokovic modeling a variety of jackets, paired with pieces from his apparel sponsor, Uniqlo. Check out the photos from...
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March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Djokovic, Federer advance to quarterfinals in Dubai

Defending champion Novak Djokovic needed less than an hour to advance at the Dubai Championships on Wednesday, while Roger Federer faced a struggle to seal his place in the quarterfinals. Top-seeded Djokovic swept to a 6-1, 6-3 win over 51st-ranked Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain in just 57 minutes, but fourth-seeded Federer had to see off a serious challenge from 48th-ranked Radek...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Novak Djokovic says he'll soon marry his fiancee, Jelena Ristic

Novak Djokovic says he will soon marry his fiancee and longtime girlfriend Jelena Ristic. On Monday, the No. 2-ranked tennis player and six-time major champion told Ristic during a Serbian television talk show: ''Jelena, enjoy it while you can. In a couple of months you will be changing your last name to Djokovic.'' Ristic was shown smiling. The two have been together...
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February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Djokovic says he'll soon marry his fiancee Jelena

Novak Djokovic says he will soon marry his fiancee and longtime girlfriend Jelena Ristic. On Monday, the No. 2-ranked tennis player and six-time major champion told Ristic during a Serbian television talk show: ''Jelena, enjoy it while you can. In a couple of months you will be changing your last name to Djokovic.'' Ristic was shown smiling. The two have been together...
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February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

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