Novak Djokovic

Wimbledon 2015: Novak Djokovic ends era of Big Four to stand alone

For nearly a decade a gang of four dominated the upper reaches of men’s tennis, at one point splitting 34 of 35 major championships among them. No longer. When Novak Djokovic pounded a cross-court winner past Roger Federer on Sunday afternoon to seal his third Wimbledon championship and ninth grand slam title, the four-way hegemony […]

Stan Wawrinka admits he is ‘not as good as the big four’ after French Open win

The newly-crowned French Open champion, Stanislas Wawrinka, says he still has ground to make up to be considered an equal to “the big four” despite his shock final victory over Novak Djokovic. Djokovic was the strong favourite to clinch his first title at Roland Garros and complete a career Grand Slam but Wawrinka outplayed the […]

‘I don’t know how I managed it’ – Novak Djokovic feared second Wimbledon crown was slipping away

Novak Djokovic admitted doubting himself before securing his second Wimbledon title by beating Roger Federer on Sunday. The 27-year-old secured his sixth grand slam title in a tense five-set battle with Federer, prevailing 6-7 (7/9) 6-4 7-6 (7/4) 5-7 6-4. The Serbian denied Federer a record eighth Wimbledon crown, but conceded he feared the match […]