Novak Djokovic retired for first time since 2011 in Dubai due to an eye infection: “I tried and I hope that people will recognize that”

Novak Djokovic retired at 3-6 in his quarter-final match against no.6 seed Feliciano Lopez at the 2016 Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Thursday. “It’s an eye problem,” Djokovic explained. “I have had it ever since I arrived in Dubai. It started with an infection and then severe allergy. It’s gotten

Novak Djokovic wins his 700 match!!

Novak Djokovic notched his 700th tour-level win in style on Wednesday night as he defeated Malek Jaziri 6-1, 6-2 in 65 min utes to reach the quarter-finals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships. He is only the 12th player in the Open Era (since 1968) to hit the 700 singles

Novak Djokovic beats Robredo in Dubai opener: “I cannot be happier with this performance”

Novak Djokovic, four-time former champion at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, defeated Tommy Robredo on Monday 6-1, 6-2. The top-seeded Serb broke Robredo’s serve twice in each of the sets, having denied his opponent a single break point opportunity during the 66-minute clash. “Playing my first match in three weeks, different

Novak Djokovic is ready for Dubai: “I hoping to continue where I started in Australia, play high level tennis and results will follow “

He will open his 2016 Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships campaign against world no.39, Spaniard Tommy Robredo (6-2 H2H) on Monday at 7pm. Opponents in the next rounds: Malek Jaziri or Mikhail Youzhny Quarter-finals: Feliciano Lopez, Lukas Rosol Semi-finals: Roberto Bautista Agut , Viktor Troicki Final: Stan Wawrinka , Tomas Berdych And he

Novak and his brother have fun at Wild Wadi Park ahead of Dubai tournament

“It was really fun, it was like being a kid again,” he told GulfNews. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));VIDEO - Novak Djokovic &

Nole reachs Dubai semifinal

Novak Djokovic defeated Marsel Ilhan 6-1, 6-1 at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Thursday and extended his record at the tournament to 33-4 with the 49-minute win. Djokovic served up seven aces, saved all three break points he faced and won 85 per cent of his

Nole easy into Dubai QFs

Novak Djokovic raced into the quarter-finals with a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Andrey Golubev on Wednesday evening in one hour. Supreme focus. Novak #Djokovic gets his squiggle on on the #DDFTennis signature cam. #tennis pic.twitter.com/ceaXD5VNhE— TennisTV (@TennisTV) febrero 25, 2015 Djokovic broke twice in each set, won 76% of his first service

Nole beats Pospisil in Dubai opener

February 24, 2015 -- Nole defeated Vasek Pospisil 6-4 6-4. Novak didn’t look entirely comfortable against an able opponent, but he was able to break to lead 5-4 and serve out for the first set. After an early exchange of breaks in the second, the top seed fought off two break