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Djokovic, Federer, Roddick Miami winners

MIAMI, March 24 (UPI) -- Defending champion Novak Djokovic notched a win Saturday, while Roger Federer and Andy Roddick set up a third-round meeting at the Sony Ericsson Open.

Djokovic tops Andujar, reaches quarters

INDIAN WELLS, Calif., March 14 (UPI) -- Defending champion Novak Djokovic needed three sets Wednesday but advanced to the BNP Paribas Masters quarterfinals with a win over Spain's Pablo Andujar.

Djokovic cruises to 3rd round victory

INDIAN WELLS, Calif., March 13 (UPI) -- Top-ranked defending champion Novak Djokovic cruised into the fourth round of the BNP Paribas Masters Monday with a win over South African Kevin Anderson.
Ferrer, del Porto up in tennis rankings

Ferrer, del Porto up in tennis rankings

LONDON, March 5 (UPI) -- David Ferrer retakes the world No. 5 ranking and Juan Martin del Potro moves up to ninth in the world men's tennis rankings, which were updated Monday.
Nadal, Federer through to Australian semis

Nadal, Federer through to Australian semis

MELBOURNE, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Rafael Nadal battled for more than four hours Tuesday before winning in four sets and moving into the Australian Open semifinals where he'll face Roger Federer.
Nishikori ousts Tsonga in Australian Open

Nishikori ousts Tsonga in Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Kei Nishikori out-battled Jo-Wilfried Tsonga for a five-set win at the Australian Open Monday and advanced to his first major tournament quarterfinal.
Nadal, Federer win again in straight sets

Nadal, Federer win again in straight sets

MELBOURNE, Jan. 22 (UPI) -- World No. 2-ranked Rafael Nadal picked up his fourth straight-set victory of the 2012 Australian Open with a win Sunday over Feliciano Lopez.

Serbia wins Davis Cup doubles match

BELGRADE, Serbia, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Defending champion Serbia stayed alive in Davis Cup play Saturday with a doubles victory in Belgrade over Argentina.
Djokovic seeded No. 1 for U.S. Open

Djokovic seeded No. 1 for U.S. Open

NEW YORK, Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Novak Djokovic, who has won two Grand Slam events and has been beaten just twice this year, has been seeded No. 1 for the U.S. Open.
Djokovic wins, Nadal loses in Montreal

Djokovic wins, Nadal loses in Montreal

MONTREAL, Aug. 10 (UPI) -- Novak Djokovic, competing for the first time since he became the No. 1 ranked player in the world, earned a third-round berth Wednesday at the Rogers Cup.
Djokovic, Federer move to finals in Dubai

Djokovic, Federer move to finals in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Two-time defending champion Novak Djokovic advanced to the finals of the Dubai Duty Free Championships despite Friday's "worst performance."
Djokovic again reaches Dubai semis

Djokovic again reaches Dubai semis

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Defending champion Novak Djokovic won in straight sets Thursday and earned a slot in the semifinals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis championships.
Djokovic needs third set to win Dubai

Djokovic needs third set to win Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 23 (UPI) -- Defending champion Novak Djokovic was pushed to a third set Wednesday before advancing to the quarterfinals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.

Almagro earns semifinal berth in Brazil

COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Nicolas Almagro continued his solid start to the season Thursday by reaching the semifinals of the Brazil Open.
Djokovic out at Paris Masters

Djokovic out at Paris Masters

PARIS, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- Defending champion Novak Djokovic was bounced Thursday from the Paris Masters tennis tournament.
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Andy Murray returns a shot during his semi final match against Novak Djokovic at the Sony Ericsson Open at the Tennis Center in Key Biscayne, Florida on March 30, 2007. Djokovic defeated Murray 6-1, 6-0. (UPI Photo/ Susan Knowles)
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Novak Djokovic (Serbian: Новак Ђоковић, Novak Đoković pronounced  ( listen); born 22 May 1987) is a Serbian professional tennis player who has been ranked number one in the world by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) since 4 July 2011. He has won four Grand Slam singles titles: the 2008 and 2011 Australian Open championships, the 2011 Wimbledon Championships, and the 2011 US Open. By winning these three Majors in 2011, Djokovic became the 6th player in the open era to win 3 Majors in a calendar year. He is the first player representing Serbia to win a Major singles title and the youngest player in the open era to have reached the semifinals of all four Grand Slam events, separately and consecutively. Amongst other titles, he won the Tennis Masters Cup in 2008 and was also on the team which won the 2010 Davis Cup.

He is considered the best male tennis player to ever come out of Serbia, the former Yugoslavia and the Balkans. Djokovic is also a double winner of The Best Sportsperson of Serbia award and the award for The Best Sportsman by the Olympic Committee of Serbia. He has been awarded the Order of St. Sava, the highest decoration of the Serbian Orthodox Church. Djokovic is a UNICEF National Ambassador for Serbia.

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