Novak Djokovic was one of the greatest tennis players of all time. He has won tournaments around the world and dominated his opponents at every opportunity he got.
He won tournaments regardless of the surface he played on. Whether on clay, grass or hard court, he performed equally brilliantly everywhere.
However, the number 1 in the world has not been able to get involved Olympic yellow. He has consistently made it to the Semi-Finals and has lost every time. In a recent interview, he said, “An Olympic medal, especially gold, is always a big wish”
Novak Djokovic and his Olympics journey
Novak Djokovic won only one Olympic medal in his career and that was the Bronze Medal at Beijing Olympics in 2008. No. 1 in the world has been known for winning tournaments all over the world regardless of surface.
However, an Olympic gold medal missing from his locker was what caused the world No. 1 to suffer for the longest time. He featured in many Olympic Semi-Finals which he ultimately lost.
Djokovic until 2022 Tokyo Olympics with three Grand Slam titles already in his pocket and trying to make history by repeating what no one except Steffi Graff achieved in his career. He was aiming for a golden shot, however, his journey was cut short by Alexander Zverev in the semi-finals of the Tokyo Olympics.
In a recent interview, Djokovic talked about his goal of winning an Olympic gold medal in Paris 2024. The Olympic yellow jersey is the only feather left attached to his hat and this could be his last chance to compete for it.
When asked about his future plans, Djokovic said, “An Olympic medal, especially a gold medal, is always a great wish, Unfortunately, I didn’t have a fighting chance to win it in the past. I plan to go to Paris in 2024”.
He also talked about the loss to Zverev, he said, “I watched my match against Zverev in Tokyo many times, trying to figure out what happened. I’ve been playing great up to that point, but I really feel like I’m fuming, both mentally and physically.”
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