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Novak Djokovic

  • Sport: Olympic Tennis
  • Nation: Serbia
  • Notes: Will make his Olympic debut. ... Won first career Grand Slam title in January at the Australian Open, beating world No. 1 Roger Federer in the semifinals and Jo-Wilfred Tsonga in the final. ... Became the first Serbian ever to win a Grand Slam title. ... Ended Federer's run of 10 straight Grand Slam finals with the semifinal victory. ... Owns four career ATP Masters Series titles (2008 Rome and Indian Wells, 2007 Montreal and Miami). ... Best finish at the French Open was in 2007 with a loss to three-time champion Rafael Nadal in the semifinals. ... Best finish at Wimbledon came in 2007 with a loss to Nadal in the semifinals. ... Currently ranked No. 3 in the world, may have chance to overtake Rafael Nadal and Federer in Beijing. ... Owns a career 11-3 mark in Davis Cup singles play. ... Named 2006 ATP Most Improved Player. ... Highest career doubles ranking was No. 134 on Aug. 20, 2007. ... Has never won an ATP Tour doubles title.
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