When asked what competition he would most like to win, 21-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic started to giggle. The 35-year-old Djokovic has won every Grand Slam and Masters competition at least twice.
Djokovic has won six ATP Finals championships as well. “Sorry, I’ve finished everything. quite modest (laughter), “And Djokovic answered.
Jelena Djokovic laughed heartily as she observed her husband’s response to the query.
Strong start for Djokovic at the Australian Open
Djokovic, meanwhile, has had a successful opening round at the Australian Open.
Roberto Carballes Baena, who was ranked 75th, was defeated by Djokovic on Tuesday 6-3 6-4 6-0 to advance to round two of the Australian Open. In the fourth game, Djokovic missed a break point, but he also averted three straight break points in the sixth game.
After fending off three break points, Djokovic broke the contest open in the sixth game and held on to his serve for the remainder of the set to take the opening match. Djokovic took his first break in the second set’s seventh game before serving out the match in the tenth game.
With a two-set lead, Djokovic dominated the third set and bageled Carballes Baena to finish the match in a flashy straight-set victory. Djokovic paused after the match to appreciate the wonderful atmosphere. Rod Laver Arena, according to Djokovic, is his most significant special court.
“Unbelievable environment I appreciate you giving me the kind of warm welcome I could only hope for. I’m ecstatic to be back in Australia and on this court, where I’ve achieved my greatest professional success.
There is no doubt that this court is unique in my life, and the tournament couldn’t have started any better, “Djokovic stated, according to the Australian Open website, following the game. Djokovic will face the victor of the contest between Enzo Couacaud and Hugo Dellien in the second round.