Dijana Djokovic, Novak Djokovic’s mother, caused a lot of buzz after participating in an interview for the Swiss Blick newspaper.
Dijana Djokovic talked about the family’s difficult past, Novak Djokovic had to grow up during the war of Serbia and he started his tennis career hard because of many shortages.
Novak Djokovic is a Serbian professional tennis player, currently ranked # 1 in the world by the Professional Tennis Association (ATP).
Djokovic has won 17 male Grand Slam singles titles, five ATP Finals, 34 ATP Tour Masters 1000, 23 ATP World Tour 500, and 250 titles. He has won a record of eight Australian Open, five Wimbledon, three US Open, and one French Open. After winning the 2016 French Open, he became the 8th player in history to win all four Grand Slams and the 3rd in the history of winning 4 consecutive Grand Slams, 2nd from the era opened 1968.
The most noticeable thing in the recent interview was Ms. Dijana’s comments about Roger Federer. When talking about the upstream of Novak Djokovic to win the 2019 Wimbledon in front of the Swiss tennis player, Dijana made some sarcastic comments “Express train”.
“The match with Federer was the hardest match for Novak in the whole year. At the stadium, most of the people supported him and we are just a few sources of spiritual support for Novak. I feel uncomfortable because he seems a bit arrogant because of that support. When he came very close to victory, I grabbed the cross, which probably saved me a lot in difficult times, ”Dijana said.
“I prayed silently, ‘Nole, you can overcome it. I have overcome so many difficulties and this time I will do it ’. And Novak did it, God helped my son because Novak believed in God. God chose Novak as the winner because Novak always carries a cross to keep him peaceful and happy. ”
In the Wimbledon 2019 final, Federer lost to Novak Djokovic with a score of 6-7 (5-7), 6-1, 6-7 (4-7), 6-4, 12-13 (3- 7). After 4 hours and 57 minutes of fighting the opponent in Wimbledon’s record final, Novak Djokovic officially had the second consecutive year of winning this tournament and was also the 16th Grand Slam of his career at that time.
Novak Djokovic is mother sad because he lost
Dijana also talked about the saddest memory of Novak Djokovic’s cheerleading campaign, which was the 2016 Olympics. Novak faced Juan Martin del Potro in the first round and the failure made him eliminated early and had to wait for another Olympics. Assembly for the Olympic gold medal.
“That loss still hurts me and everyone. Novak’s tears that day were one of the biggest sorrows of our lives.
Novak had every chance to win but the dream was not successful. He felt pain in his elbow and could not bear to enter the game, Novak felt he had disappointed all Serbs, ”Dijana recalled.