Novak Djokovic Player Profile

Novak Djokovic has dominated tennis in recent years and has emerged from the shadow of Federer and Nadal to become the favorite to gain the title of GOAT.

Novak Djokovic first turned pro in 2003 and since then he has won a total of 89 ATP career titles, 38 Masters 1000s (he currently holds the record for the most Masters 1000 titles), and 21 Grand Slams.

Below you will find some interesting stats from Novak’s playing career along with some answers to some frequently asked questions about Novak Djokovic.

Novak Djokovic Player Profile

Novak Djokovic Stats

Tennis PlayerNovak Djokovic
Birth Date22nd May 1987
Year born1987
Year turned Pro2003
ATP Career Titles89
Grand Slams21
Year-end Championship Finals5
Masters 1000 Titles38
Tennis Racket EndorsedHead Speed Pro
Forehand GripSemi-western Forehand Grip
BackhandTwo Handed Backhand
Backhand GripContinental and Eastern
Serve GripContinental Grip
CoachesMarian Vajda and Goran Ivanisevic

Novak Djokovic Year End Ranking History

Below is a table detailing where Djokovic has finished in the ATP year end ranking since he turned pro in 2003.

Djokovic currently holds the record for most year end no.1s in tennis singles, with 7 to his name (2021, 2020, 2018, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011).

He has yet to finish a year ranked number 1 in doubles.

YearATP Ranking (Singles)ATP Ranking (Doubles)

Novak Djokovic FAQ

How much is Novak Djokovic Worth?

According to the website Celebrity Net Worth, Novak Djokovic has a Net Worth of approximately $220 million. Forbes also reported earnings of $34.5 million for Djokovic in 2021.

Is Novak Djokovic Married?

Yes, Novak Djokovic is married to Jelena Ristic since 2014. They first met in high school in Serbia and officially started dating in 2005.

How tall is Novak Djokovic?

Novak Djokovic is 1.88m tall (6ft 2in).

When was Novak Djokovic’s first Grand Slam Victory?

Nole won his first grand slam at the 2008 Australian Open where he beat Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in 4 sets.

When did Djokovic turn pro?

Novak Djokovic first turned pro in 2003. In 2003 he played on the ITF tour. His first ATP match came in 2004 when he played in an ATP event in Belgrade, where he lost to Marco Chiudinelli 6-3, 6-2.

What Racket does Novak Djokovic use?

Novak Djokovic endorses the Head Speed Pro Tennis Racket but he actually plays with a customized Head PT113b pro stock frame.

For more information on this, check out our article on the Novak Djokovic Racket.

How Many Grand Slams Titles does Novak Djokovic have?

Djokovic has won a total of 21 grand slam titles including nine Australian Opens, two French Opens, seven Wimbledon Championships, and three US Open Titles.

Has Djokovic ever won the Davis Cup with Serbia?

Yes, Novak Djokovic helped Serbia win the 2010 Davis Cup.

How Many Grand Slam Doubles Titles does Novak Djokovic have?

Djokovic’s only doubles title came at the AEGON Championships trophy where he and his doubles partner Jonathan Erlich came from a set down in the final to defeat Karol Beck and David Skoch 6-7, 6-2, 10-3.

Has Djokovic won a gold medal in singles at an Olympics?

No, Djokovic has never won a gold medal in singles at an Olympics. His best performance was a bronze medal in the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing.

Does Djokovic have any siblings?

Novak has two brothers called Marko and Djordje. Both are professional tennis players.

Does Novak Djokovic have any kids?

Novak has one son called Stefan and one daughter called Tara. Stefan was born in October 2014, and Tara was born in September 2017.

Who are Novak Djokovic’s Parents?

Nole’s parents are Srdjan and Dijana Djokovic.

Did Djokovic ever win a golden grand slam?

No, Djokovic has never won a golden grand slam. The closest he has come was when he won 3 out of the 4 grand slams in 2021. He lost in the final of the 2021 US Open and got to the semi finals at the Tokyo Olympics.

What is Djokovic’s Forehand Grip?

Novak Djokovic uses a semi-western forehand grip.

How Long has Djokovic Been Number 1?

Djokovic first reached the number 1 position on the 4th of July 2011 and has held the number 1 position for a total of 361 weeks.

What is Djokovic’s Serve Grip?

Djokovic uses a continental grip for his first and second serve. This allows him to hit a slice, flat, and kick serves using the same serve grip.

What is Djokovic’s Backhand Grip?

Djokovic uses a two handed backhand grip with his right hand using a continental grip and his left hand using an eastern forehand grip.

What Nationality is Djokovic?

Djokovic’s nationality is Serbian.

How Many Languages Does Novak Djokovic Speak?

Novak Djokovic can speak five languages fluently including English, French, German, Italian, and his native tongue Serbian.