Djokovic Video Ranking: 4 / five
There hasn’t been a player more consistent than Novak Djokovic in the male’s category over the last two years.
The Serb has won tournaments after tournaments and has almost stamped his authority on that World no. 1 ranking at the moment.
And, this is such an era when some of the greats of the game are playing together.
The Likes of Fed, Rafa or even Murray, each one of them will be remembered as all time greats by the coming generations.
To be playing alongside them and then, to keep winning so many trophies regularly, you have to have something special about you for sure.
But, according to Djokovic, there is nothing so special in his game or in his personality. It’s just his dedication and his willingness to be there at the top all the time which helps him.
Speaking after his Miami title win, Djokovic said, “To achieve consistency at this level, you have to keep improving and keep getting better at your game. The more amount of time you put in behind the scenes trying to refine your skills, the better it makes you as a player.”
“The level of competition is immense in the modern era and I actually take it as a positive. If there are guys who push you, you tend to train all that harder knowing the fact that you would be found wanting otherwise.” Read more »
Djokovic Movie Rating: 5 / five
Novak Djokovic had some very nice things to say about Tim Smyczek who showed great sportsmanship while facing Rafael Nadal in round no. 2 of the Australian Open.
That match between Smyczek and Nadal was hanging in balance in the 5th set and either of the two players could have won it. Each moment was crucial at that very time.
In one of the games of that decider, Nadal was serving and he faulted his first serve. But, that happened because of the yelling of one of the spectators sitting there watching the game and Smyczek realized it.
The 27-year old player from America immediately asked his Spanish opponent to have a go at that serve again which was a fantastic gesture and everyone welcomed that with a huge round of applause. Read more »
Djokovic Online video Ranking: four / five