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Leonardo DiCaprio sports beard at quarter finals of U.S. Open

Leonardo DiCaprio sports beard at quarter finals of U.S. Open

NEW YORK, Sept. 4 (UPI) --A lonely Leonardo DiCaprio was photographed playing with his beard and taking pictures during the U.S. Open tennis quarter finals in New York City on Wednesday.
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Federer upsets Djokovic, to meet Berdych for Dubai title

Federer upsets Djokovic, to meet Berdych for Dubai title

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Roger Federer upset Novak Djokovic in a semifinal match Friday and will meet Tomas Berdych for the Dubai Tennis Championships title.
Berdych gains another ATP semifinal spot in Dubai

Berdych gains another ATP semifinal spot in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Tomas Berdych extended his winning streak to 10 matches with a straight-set decision in quarterfinal play of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Djokovic, Federer post second-round wins in Dubai

Djokovic, Federer post second-round wins in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Novak Djokovic cruised to a win but Roger Federer had to overcome a series of breaks Wednesday at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Djokovic wins, del Potro retires at Dubai Duty Free tournament

Djokovic wins, del Potro retires at Dubai Duty Free tournament

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Defending champion Novak Djokovic posted a solid straight-set victory Tuesday in a first-round match of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Federer claims first-round win in Dubai

Federer claims first-round win in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Roger Federer swept through a first-round win Monday at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Nadal pads lead as ATP No. 1-ranked player

Nadal pads lead as ATP No. 1-ranked player

LONDON, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Rafael Nadal collected title No. 62 and increased his hold on the ATP No. 1-ranking to 4,000 points.
Ferrer, Berdych both climb in ATP Top 10

Ferrer, Berdych both climb in ATP Top 10

LONDON, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Tournament wins by David Ferrer and Tomas Berdych improved their Top 10 ATP rankings, which were updated Monday.
Monfils up in ATP rankings, tightens Top 10 standings

Monfils up in ATP rankings, tightens Top 10 standings

LONDON, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Gael Monfils moves up seven places in the ATP rankings and tightens the rankings-points difference for No. 9 Richard Gasquet and 10th-ranked Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
No. 9 Gasquet puts ranking on line at French tournament

No. 9 Gasquet puts ranking on line at French tournament

LONDON, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Richard Gasquet, the only Top 10 player scheduled to play this week, looks to defend his title at the ATP's tournament in France.

Serbia wins 'dead rubber' Davis Cup singles matches

NOVI SAD, Serbia, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Serbia made its Davis Cup series respectable Sunday with singles wins over Switzerland, which had clinched the series the previous day.

Doubles victory clinches Swiss Davis Cup win over Serbia

NOVI SAD, Serbia, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Switzerland advanced to the Davis Cup quarterfinals Saturday with a doubles victory that clinched a first-round win over Serbia.
Federer, Wawrinka have Swiss in front in Davis Cup

Federer, Wawrinka have Swiss in front in Davis Cup

NOVI SAD, Serbia, Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka lost only one set between them Friday in building a 2-0 Swiss lead in a best-of-five Davis Cup series against Serbia.
Federer gets first match in Swiss-Serbia Davis Cup series

Federer gets first match in Swiss-Serbia Davis Cup series

NOVI SAD, Serbia, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Roger Federer, a late entry for the Swiss Davis Cup team, was given the first match in the first-round series this weekend against Serbia.
Wawrinka climbs to No. 3 in men's tennis rankings

Wawrinka climbs to No. 3 in men's tennis rankings

LONDON, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- Stanislas Wawrinka, who beat the two top-ranked players in claiming the Australian Open title, jumped five places to world No. 3 Monday.
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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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