Date Of Birth : 1987-05-22
Occupation : Tennis Player
Novak Djokovic ; born 22 May 1987) is a Serbian professional tennis player who has been ranked World No. 1 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) since 4 July 2011. He has won five Grand Slam singles titles: the 2008, 2011 and 2012 Australian Open, the 2011 Wimbledon Championships, and the 2011 US Open. By winning three Majors in 2011, Djokovic became the sixth male player in the open era to win three Majors in a calendar year. He is the first male player representing Serbia to win a Major singles title and the youngest player in the open era to have reached the semifinals of all four Grand Slam events, separately and consecutively. Amongst other titles, he won the Tennis Masters Cup in 2008 and was on the team which won the 2010 Davis Cup. He also won the bronze medal in singles at the Beijing Olympics in 2008. He has won 11 Masters 1000 series titles placing him joint fourth on the list...
Novak Djokovic is seeded No. 1 at the US Open this year. Roger Federer is No. 2, as Nadal the last year champion has withdrawn due to injury.Djokovic beat Federer can meet in finals only. Joker beat RF for the title at Wimbledon last month. Federer is seeded at the US Open for the 14th consecutive time. He is tied with Ivan Lendl for the longest streak, second only Jimmy Connors' the master of service return record of 18. Federer won the hard-court tournament every year from 2004-08. more »