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Novak Djokovic is a Serbian professional Tennis player. Novak Djokovic is married to Jelena Ristić, Jelena gave birth to their first child. They named him Stefan. Their second child, a daughter Tara was born on September 2017.

Relationship Facts of Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic is married to Jelena Ristić.
Novak Djokovic married on July 10, 2014.
💑 Anniversary in 41 days 💑
He is father of Two (Stefan Đoković, Tara Đoković).
Novak Djokovic is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Novak Djokovic?

Novak Djokovic met Jelena Ristic back in 2005, while they were in a high school, and since then, their love has spread throughout these years. The couple got engaged on September 25, 2013, and almost a year after on July 11, 2014, they got married on Sveti Stefan in Montenegro.

Jelena, who is a former model, currently runs her husband’s foundation known as Novak Djokovic’s foundation, which is dedicated to helping all children in Serbia. On April 24, 2014, Novak announced that Jelena is pregnant, and on October 21, 2014, Jelena gave birth to their first child. They named him Stefan. Their second child, a daughter Tara was born on September 2017.

Moreover, in 2008, Novak was linked with the Olympic javelin thrower and model, Leryn Franco. Again in 2009, Novak was also linked with the popular Serbian blonde singer, Natasha Bekvalac.

Who is Novak Djokovic?

Novak Djokovic is a Serbian professional Tennis player, who is world no 1 in men’s singles tennis by the Association of Tennis Professional (ATP).  Likely, Djokovic has won 15 Grand Slam singles titles, five ATP Finals titles, 33 ATP Tour Masters 1000 titles, 12 ATP Tour 500 titles, and has held the No. 1 spot in the ATP rankings for over 250 weeks.

Age, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity

Novak Djokovic was born in Belgrade, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia on May 22, 1987, and is currently 32 years old. His father’s name is Srđan Djokovic and his mother’s name is Dijana. When he was four years old he got introduced to the game and by the time he was six, during the summer of 1993, he was spotted by a Serbian tennis player and coach Jelena Genčić, in his parent’s fast-food joint at Mount Kopaonik.

Novak Djokovic
Caption: Novak Djokovic and Jelena (Source: DNA India)

He has two siblings namely, Marko Djokovic and Djordje Djokovic. Novak holds Serbo-Montenegrin- Serbian citizenship and Serbian ethnicity. His birth sign is Gemini.

Novak Djokovic: Education, School/ College University

Talking about Novak’s education history, there is no information about his educational achievements.

Novak Djokovic: Professional Life, Career

Talking about his profession, during 2003 he turned pro and initially played in ‘ATP Challenger Series’ and ‘Futures’ tournaments, and from 2003 to 2005 he bagged three wins in each.

In 2005 he qualified for ‘The Australian Open’ marking his first ‘Grand Slam tournament but was eliminated in the first round by Marat Safin, the eventual winner of the title.

In 2006 he achieved his first two ‘ATP’ titles by winning ‘Dutch Open’ on the outdoor clay court and ‘Moselle Open’ on indoor hard courts. That year for the first time he reached the top 20 list in rankings.

Likewise, his major achievement came that year with ‘Roger Cup’ where he defeated the world’s top three ranked players Andy Roddick (No. 3), Rafael Nadal (No, 2), and Roger Federer (No. 1) in the quarterfinals, semi-finals, and final matches respectively. That year he was named the best athlete of Serbia by ‘The Olympic Committee of Serbia and also received the ‘Golden Badge’.

He was part of the Serbian team that won ‘The Davis Cup’ defeating France in 2010. He was at his performing best in 2011 winning three of the four ‘Grand Slam’ titles (‘US Open’, ‘Wimbledon’ and ‘Australian Open’) and a total of ten tournaments that saw him capturing 43 matches in a row.

His wins included five ‘ATP World Tour Masters 1000’ titles breaking the earlier record. He reached the pinnacle of success by securing World no. 1 rank on July 4, 2011, and created a new record of winning maximum single-season prize money, $12 million, on the ‘ATP World Tour.

He consecutively won four other ‘ATP World Tour finals in 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015. He endorses companies and brands such as ‘Telekom Srbija’, ‘FitLine’, ‘Mercedes-Benz’ and Seiko.

Novak Djokovic: Net Worth($175 M), Salary, Income

As of 2022, Novak has an estimated net worth of around $175 million and his main source of earnings is his professional career. This talented player also has endorsement deals with Mercedes-Benz, Audemars Piguet, Sergio Tacchini, FitLine and Srbija.

His average annual income is $48.5million and he also has other personal investments in the tone of $152.8 million. But there is no information about his salary.

Novak Djokovic: Rumors and Controversy/ Scandal

There was a rumor that, a year ago, in March 2016, Tennis stars Novak Djokovic and Deepika Padukone were clicked by the paparazzi outside a restaurant in Los Angeles. Moreover, new reports are claiming that the actress had an affair with ace tennis player Novak Djokovic.

Another rumor, in 2008, Novak was linked with the Olympic javelin thrower, Leryn Franco. Leryn, who is also a model once finished as a runner-up in the contest for Miss Paraguay. Currently, he is far from rumors and controversies.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Novak Djokovic has a height of 6 feet 2 inches. Additionally, he weighs is 78Kg. In addition, Novak’s hair color is dark brown and his eye color is hazel. Furthermore, his shoe size is 10.5 (US).

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter

Being a Serbian professional Tennis player, Novak Djokovic has a huge fan following rate. He has been active in social sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. He has 6.9M followers on his Facebook. Around 8.67M followers on his Twitter, and he has around 6.1M followers on Instagram.

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