Novak Djokovic

Djokovic through to Geneva semi-finals

GENEVA - Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic is through to the semi-finals of the Geneva ATP tournament after a 7-5, 6-1 win over Dutchman Tallon Griekspoor on Thursday.

Djokovic, who won after an hour and 18 minutes of play, will next face Czech Tomas Machac, who defeated American Alex Michelsen in the quarter-finals.

The prize money in Geneva is 579,320 euros.

Djokovic to face Frenchman Herbert in Roland Garros first round

PARIS - Serbia's Novak Djokovic, the world number one in men's tennis singles, was on Thursday drawn to play Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert in the first round of the Roland Garros tournament.

World number 143 Herbert suffered a defeat in his only encounter with Djokovic to date at the 2013 Paris Masters.

Djokovic through to Geneva third round

GENEVA - Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic is through to the third round of the Geneva ATP tournament after a 6-3, 6-3 win over German Yannick Hanfmann on Wednesday evening.

Djokovic, who won after an hour and 12 minutes of play, will next face the winner of the tie between Dutchman Tallon Griekspoor and Canadian Denis Shapovalov.

Djokovic to face Germany's Hanfmann in Geneva second round

GENEVA - Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic will face German Yannick Hanfmann in the second round of the Geneva ATP tournament.

Djokovic was seeded in the opening round, while Hanfmann beat Briton Andy Murray 7-5, 6-2 on Tuesday in a match that was delayed by rain on Monday.

World number 85 Hanfmann has never played against Djokovic.

Djokovic wins Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award

MADRID - Serbian Novak Djokovic, the world number one in men's tennis singles, has won his fifth Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award.

Djokovic, who equalled Margaret Court's record of 24 career Grand Slams by winning the US Open last September, received the award from seven-time Superbowl champion Tom Brady, Reuters reported.

Grigor Dimitrov and the Paris Olympics: Does He Meet the Criteria?

As the 2024 tennis season unfolds, Bulgarian sensation Grigor Dimitrov emerges as one of the standout players, enjoying his best start to the year in recent memory. However, his impressive form ignited speculation about his potential participation in the Paris Olympics, Dnevnik reported.

Djokovic begins 421st week at top of ATP rankings

BELGRADE - Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic began his 421st week at the top of the ATP rankings on Monday.

According to the ATP website, Djokovic currently has 10,035 points - 310 more than last week, despite a 4-6,6-1, 4-6 defeat to Norwegian Casper Ruud in the Monte Carlo Masters semi-finals at the weekend.

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