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Djokovic accused of faking injury again in Nadal and Mbappe

Djokovic’s fourth round opponent Alex de Minaur said everything “looked good” during their match when asked about his injury, while pundit Todd Woodbridge suggested Djokovic was “playing up” his injury. Now, Djokovic’s second round opponent Enzo Couacaud has shared his thoughts on the matter, saying it seems “far-fetched” and “hard to believe” the Serbian could […]

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Djokovic ‘misunderstood’ as Nadal relationship compared to

“In tennis, everyone is very closed to their team. The same thing happened to us, they are different habits, you have different schedules, another way of being… Just as Federer and Nadal had a rivalry but turned it into something closer, Djokovic and Nadal have been on opposite paths at the level of ideals and […]

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Roger Federer shunned in GOAT debate after Novak Djokovic Aus

Novak Djokovic is the Australian Open champion for the 10th time after brushing past Stefanos Tsitsipas in Sunday’s final. The 35-year-old ended up pouring out his emotions immediately after his win, jumping up to the stands to celebrate with his family and collapsing to the floor in tears. It brought an end to what proved […]

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Novak Djokovic explains surprise of jacket to honour 22nd Grand

Novak Djokovic explained his celebratory 22 jacket after defeating Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3 7-6(4) 7-6(5) to win a record 10th Australian Open and 22nd overall Grand Slam title, matching Rafael Nadal’s men’s singles record. And the Serb was quick to celebrate as he donned a jacket with the number 22 emblazoned on the front for the trophy […]

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Australian Open: Novak Djokovic wins his 10th title in Melbourne

Novak Djokovic sealed a record-extending 10th title at the Australian Open with 6-3 7-6 (7-4) 7-6 (7-5) victory against Stefanos Tsitsipas to equal Rafael Nadal’s all-time record for most Grand Slam men’s singles titles with 22. Djokovic dropped just one set all tournament despite saying he feared a left hamstring problem might force him to […]

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Novak Djokovic hecklers should be ‘kicked out’ as Henman slams

Tim Henman called on the Australian Open to kick hecklers out of the stands when some spectators were heard shouting out during Novak Djokovic’s final against Stefanos Tsitsipas. The umpire was forced to remind the crowd to be quiet twice during the second set tiebreak but Henman thought the tournament should have gone a step […]

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Australian Open LIVE: Djokovic family warned, Rybakina faces

Aryna Sabalenka has admitted that she has been feeling the pressure ahead of today’s final meeting with Elena Rybakina, although she knows that it is only natural to be nervous ahead of high-profile matches. “To be honest, I think I’m not going to do something extra,” said fifth seed Sabalenka. “Like, I think that’s okay […]

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Australian Open LIVE – Djokovic kicks off at spectator against

Novak Djokovic is ‘one step away’ from withdrawing from the Australian Open through injury, according to Dr Peter Larkins. Pat Cash believes the tournament favourite is one wrong move away from ending his Melbourne campaign early… He said: “Just one strange move and if you are wrong-footed, or lunging, and it hasn’t quite healed 100 […]

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Australian Open LIVE – Djokovic hits back at ‘fake’ injury

Jelena Ostapenko has spoken of her regret for playing mixed doubles at the Australian Open following her exit in the quarter-finals of the singles draw. The world No 14 was thrashed by Elena Rybakina in straight sets with the match coming just hours after her mixed doubled match alongside David Vega Hernandez had finished. “I […]

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Djokovic ex-coach explains Korda partnership 20 years in the

Radek Stepanek has explained his decision to start working with Sebastian Korda ahead of the 22-year-old’s maiden Grand Slam quarter-final at the Australian Open. The former world No 8 previously coached Novak Djokovic but has a special connection with the American as he admitted he felt like he had some “Korda DNA” given his history with […]