Novak Djokovic

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Novak Djokovic (born 22 May 1987) is a Serbian professional tennis player who is currently ranked world No. 1 in men\'s singles tennis by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). He is generally considered one of the greatest tennis players of all time. He is coached by former Slovak tennis player Marián Vajda and former German tennis player and six-time Grand Slam champion Boris Becker. Djokovic has won 11 Grand Slam singles titles which is ranked fourth in the open era tied with Björn Borg and has held the No. 1 spot in the ATP rankings for a total of 190 weeks. By winning three Grand Slam titles in 2011, Djokovic became the sixth male player to win three Grand Slams in a calendar year. He repeated this achievement in 2015. In Grand Slams, Djokovic has won an all-time record six Australian Open titles (tied with Roy Emerson), including an open era record of three consecutive titles from 2011–2013 (the first and only player to achieve this). He has also won three Wimbledon titles and two US Open titles. <Br><Br> Among other titles, he has won the ATP World Tour Finals five times (four of which he won consecutively, which is an Open Era record) and was on the Serbian team which won the 2010 Davis Cup. He also won the Bronze medal in men\'s singles at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Djokovic holds the best match winning rate (83.82%) on hard courts. He has won 26 Masters 1000 series titles, breaking the single-season record with six titles in 2015. This places him second on the list of Masters 1000 winners since its inception in 1990. Djokovic\'s records include winning 31 consecutive ATP World Tour Masters 1000 series matches, playing in the finals at all nine ATP Masters 1000 tournaments (shared with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal), and being the only player to win eight of the nine events at least once.<br><br> Djokovic is the first Serbian player to be ranked No. 1 by the ATP and he is the first male player representing Serbia to win a Grand Slam singles title. Djokovic has won numerous awards, including the 2012 and 2015 Laureus World Sports Award for Sportsman of the Year, 2011 BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year, 5-time ITF World Champion, and 4-time ATP year-end number 1. He is a recipient of the Order of St. Sava, the Order of Karađorđe\'s Star and the Order of the Republika Srpska.<Br> Source: <A Href=\"Https://En.Wikipedia.Org/Wiki/Main_Page\" Target=\"_blank\" Rel=\"Me Nofollow\"> Https://En.Wikipedia.Org/Wiki/Main_Page</A>