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Djokovic out to make amends in Paris for U.S. Open fiasco

24 Sep 2020

BELGRADE If recent form is anything to go by, world number one Novak Djokovic is perfectly poised to launch a challenge for his second French Open title and an 18th major honour after one of the lowest ebbs of his trophy-laden career.

Djokovic gave U.S. Open supervisor no choice, says Obradovic

07 Sep 2020

BELGRADE Novak Djokovic deserved to be disqualified from the U.S. Open when he hit a line judge with reckless though unintentional ball abuse, Serbia's former Davis Cup coach Bogdan Obradovic told Reuters on Monday.

Matic calls time on Serbia career - Serbian FA

28 Aug 2020

BELGRADE Serbia and Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic has decided to end his international career in order to make way for younger players, the Serbian Football Association (FSS) said on Friday.

World number one Djokovic says will play at U.S. Open

13 Aug 2020

BELGRADE World number one Novak Djokovic will compete at the Aug 31-Sept 13 U.S. Open and the Western & Southern Open curtain-raiser, the winner of 17 Grand Slam titles said in a statement on Thursday.

Tennis-Djokovic says will play at U.S. Open

13 Aug 2020

BELGRADE, Aug 13 World number one Novak Djokovic will compete at the Aug 31-Sept 13 U.S. Open and the Western & Southern Open curtain-raiser, the winner of 17 Grand Slam titles said in a statement on Thursday.

Djokovic accuses critics of 'witch-hunt', undecided on U.S. Open

08 Jul 2020

BELGRADE Novak Djokovic has accused critics of subjecting him to a "witch-hunt" after his regional Adria Tour tennis event ended in a novel coronavirus fiasco and said he was still uncertain whether he would play at the Aug. 31-Sept 13 U.S. Open.

Djokovic tests positive for COVID-19, says 'extremely sorry' to others

23 Jun 2020

BELGRADE Novak Djokovic, the men's world number one tennis player, tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday and then apologised to all individuals who contracted the virus after playing in an exhibition tournament he organised in Serbia and Croatia. | Video

COVID backlash is worst scenario, says Djokovic's brother

23 Jun 2020

BELGRADE The debacle of the Adria Tour organised by world number one Novak Djokovic was the worst imaginable outcome as several participants tested positive for COVID-19 during and after the event, his brother Djordje said on Tuesday.

Five Red Star players test positive for coronavirus

22 Jun 2020

BELGRADE Five players of Red Star Belgrade tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday after feeling unwell ahead of Saturday's final league match with Proleter Novi Sad, the Serbian champions said.

On this day - Born June 19, 1978: Dirk Nowitzki, NBA player

18 Jun 2020

Dallas Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki was one of the finest imports to feature in the NBA and became the first European player to win the league's Most Valuable Player award (MVP) in 2007 before he led the franchise to a maiden championship in 2011.

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