Tokyo could become the prelude to Novak Djokovic (1st) to achieve something never before seen in men’s tennis: the Golden Slam. In the run-up to his departure for the Olympics, the Serbian spoke about his aspirations in the land of the rising sun with the Montenegrin news agency Mina.
“I am going to play the Olympic Games out of patriotism, because of my feelings towards Serbia. I am not in the least delighted with the fact of playing without an audience or with the different restrictions due to coronavirus in Japan, but representing your country in the Olympic Games is essential “ manifested the current number one in the ATP rankings and winner of the bronze medal in Beijing 2008.
Finally, the one born in Belgrade expressed: “The schedule is exhausting, but I am very confident from all the victories I have accumulated this season. Winning a medal is my goal: it is no secret that I aspire to win Olympic gold. After Tokyo 2020 I will start thinking about the US Open “.