Novak Djokovic misplaced to Rafael Nadal within the French Open 2020 males’s singles ultimate.© AFP
World primary Novak Djokovic stated Thursday he deliberate to play two extra tournaments till the tip of the season — in Vienna and London — and preserve his prime ATP rating. “I’m going to play the Vienna tournament that wasn’t originally on my schedule,” Djokovic informed AFP. He was talking on the sidelines of a go to to a wellness park in Bosnia the place he got here to recuperate after shedding Sunday’s French Open ultimate to Rafael Nadal. “I haven’t played in Vienna for 15 years so I’m happy about that,” Djokovic added.
The 33-year-old Serb stated that the London Masters, beginning on November 15, is the second and ultimate event that he nonetheless meant to play for the rest of the season.
“This season, which was very intermittent, different and weird, at the same time brought me a lot of success and I’m very satisfied with my game, points, ranking,” Djokovic stated.
“I hope that, after the month and a half that’s left in this season, I will finish it as world number one. That’s my professional goal and I’m going to work on it. It’s mostly up to me,” he added.
Topping the world’s rankings since February 3, Djokovic is 1,890 factors forward of Nadal on the ATP checklist.
After the straight units defeat in Paris, the Serb went together with his spouse to the park in Bosnia to recuperate.
“I have played a lot of games for two and a half months… I could not go out because of the restrictions and rules (due to the coronavirus pandemic) and it has mentally exhausted me a lot,” stated the 17-time Grand Slam champion.
“This is the last of my three days here and I feel recovered and regenerated.”
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