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Novak Djokovic

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic to face off in Dubai semis

Five-time champion Roger Federer brushed aside Lukas Rosol to set up a mouthwatering semi-final clash with Novak Djokovic in the Dubai Championship.

Friday, 28 February, 2014, 11:14am

Novak Djokovic has triple goal to end 2013

Paris Masters champion Novak Djokovic is braced for a triple quickfire challenge of winning the World Tour Finals, the Davis Cup and finishing the year as world number one.

4 Nov 2013 - 10:51am

Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray advance at Cincinnati

Top seeds Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray ignored distractions to post victories into the third round of the ATP-WTA Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday as the US Open build-up gained momentum.

Top seed Djokovic had to fight back as his game went awry briefly in the opening set on the way to a second-round win over Argentine Juan Monaco 7-5, 6-2.

16 Aug 2013 - 9:18am

Nadal's 8th French Open title sweeps aside lingering doubts over knee injury

Rafael Nadal harboured plenty of doubts when he returned to tennis in February after a seven-month lay-off because of a left knee injury.

His uncertainty was magnified when he lost in the final of his first tournament to Horacio Zeballos, an Argentine ranked 73rd who had never won a title before.

11 Jun 2013 - 4:35am

Nadal outlasts Djokovic to win epic French Open semi

Defending champion Rafael Nadal moved closer to an historic eighth French Open title yesterday when he defeated world number one Novak Djokovic 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 6-7 (3-7), 9-7 in a titanic semi-final.

Nadal, the third seed, took his Paris record to a staggering 58 wins from 59 matches after recovering from 4-2 down in the deciding set to clinch victory after 4 hours and 37 minutes.

8 Jun 2013 - 7:15am

Djokovic, Nadal play Paris Open final a match early

It has been nearly two weeks since a murmur and a few groans went through the room in Paris after Rafael Nadal landed on the same side of the French Open draw as Novak Djokovic.

8 Jun 2013 - 5:00am

Novak Djokovic sets up quarter-final with 'old man' Tommy Haas at French Open

World number one Novak Djokovic reached his 16th consecutive grand slam quarter-final yesterday to set-up a clash against evergreen Tommy Haas for a spot in the French Open semi-finals.

Top seed Djokovic carved out a 4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 win over 16th seed Philipp Kohlschreiber, with the German paying a high price for converting just two of 13 break points.

4 Jun 2013 - 2:56am

Novak Djokovic mourns death of first coach Jelena Gencic

After making up for a recent loss to Grigor Dimitrov by beating him 6-2, 6-3, 6-3 to reach the fourth round, the top-ranked Djokovic amazed the centre-court crowd by speaking to them in decent French.

3 Jun 2013 - 3:53am

Roland Garros needs lights to clear backlog, says Novak Djokovic

World number one Novak Djokovic called for the French Open to install floodlights to help clear the backlog of rain-hit matches and claimed that a five-year wait to have a roof-covered show court was too long.

30 May 2013 - 4:36am

It's the Rafa and Serena show

Watching Rafael Nadal churn his way through the clay-court season over the past few weeks, it seems nothing much has changed since his French Open triumph a year ago despite a lengthy injury lay-off.

26 May 2013 - 5:54am