Saturday, 9th December 2023

Novak Djokovic

4 Nov
Novak Djokovic edged out Holger Rune on Friday to avenge his defeat in last year's Paris Masters final and reach the last four, while Stefanos Tsitsipas set up a meeting with Grigor Dimitrov.
19 Aug
Novak Djokovic crushed Taylor Fritz while Carlos Alcaraz had to push hard to get past Max Purcell Friday as the top two seeds reached the semi-finals at the ATP/WTA Cincinnati Open.
17 Jul
Carlos Alcaraz heralded the changing of the guard in men’s tennis as he ended Novak Djokovic’s long reign at Wimbledon with a rip-roaring 1-6, 7-6(6) 6-1, 3-6, 6-4 victory to win the All England Club title for the first time yesterday.
16 Jul
Novak Djokovic says the sporting world will be watching his "ultimate showdown" against Carlos Alcaraz in Sunday's Wimbledon final where history and a generational shift are at stake.
2 Jul
Novak Djokovic has Roger Federer's record of eight Wimbledon titles as well as a 24th major in his sights as he closes in on a first calendar Grand Slam in 54 years.
11 Jun
Novak Djokovic can complete his ascent to the top of tennis history by claiming a 23rd grand slam title at the French Open today. Since inserting himself into the Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal duopoly, Djokovic has been playing catch-up, but victory over Casper Ruud,,,
10 Jun
Novak Djokovic on Sunday faces Casper Ruud in his seventh final at Roland Garros.
13 May
Boris Becker believes Novak Djokovic can secure a record-breaking triumph at the French Open, where the tennis great hopes, Rafael Nadal will return to action.
22 Apr
Novak Djokovic was far from his best in his quarter-final defeat to Dusan Lajovic at the Srpska Open.
3 Apr
Despite skipping US tournaments last month due to his unvaccinated status, Novak Djokovic has reclaimed the top spot in the ATP rankings published on Monday.
6 Mar
Freshly minted champion, Daniil Medvedev, extended his winning streak to 14 matches in a row, adding the Dubai trophy, his 18th overall, to his 2023 haul after back-to-back victories in Rotterdam and Doha.
5 Mar
Novak Djokovic was waiting yesterday to learn whether he would get last-minute clearance to enter the United States to play at Indian Wells and Miami, as American tennis chiefs threw support behind the world number one.


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Nigerian government has said that the surge of military coups in the West African is fast becoming a threat to the democratic culture in the region.
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The House of Representatives has expressed concern over the demise of no fewer than 80 persons after a recent drone attack by the military in Tudun Birni, Kaduna state.
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The Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has pledged to collaborate with the new President of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Mr Gabriel Idahosa, to enhance economic activities in the state.
2 hours ago
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3 hours ago
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