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Australian Open: Novak Djokovic beaten by Chung Hyeon

Novak Djokovic congratulates Hyeon Chung
Novak Djokovic had dropped just one set in reaching the last 16 (Image credit: AFP)

South Korea’s Chung Hyeon played superbly to beat Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open as the six-time champion struggled with injury. Chung, 21, won 7-6 (7-4) 7-5 7-6 (7-3) to become the first Korean player to reach the last eight at a Grand Slam. He will face another surprise quarter-finalist after American¬†Tennys Sandgren upset fifth seed Dominic Thiem. Djokovic battled ...

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Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer & Novak Djokovic through after opponents quit

Federer and Dolgopolov were on court for just 43 minutes (Image credit: Getty Images)

Former champions Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic both reached the second round at Wimbledon without completing matches after their opponents retired. Third seed Federer led 6-3 3-0 when Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov quit with an ankle injury after 43 minutes. The Centre Court crowd had already seen second seed Djokovic progress after a calf injury saw Martin Klizan pull out at ...

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Novak Djokovic ‘struggling’ in toughest year as a tennis player

Djokovic is a three-time champion at Wimbledon (Image credit: Getty Images)

World number four Djokovic has slipped out of the top two in the rankings for the first time since 2011. Eastbourne will be the first grass-court tournament the 30-year-old has played before Wimbledon since 2010. “I’ve been struggling with the level of tennis,” he told BBC tennis correspondent Russell Fuller. The Serb, who will face Canada’s Vasek Pospisil on Tuesday ...

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Novak Djokovic parts with his entire coaching team before Madrid Open

"I want to find a way to come back to the top stronger and more resilient," Djokovic said (Image credit: Getty Images)

Twelve-time Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic has parted company with his entire coaching team, including Marian Vajda, who has been with him through almost all of his career. Djokovic believes this “shock therapy” will help him achieve better results. The world number two says he will be on the tour alone until he finds the right person to take over ...

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