Novak Djokovic Opens Up On Much-Anticipated Return To Australian Open

Novak Djokovic talks about his long-awaited return to the Australian Open

Novak Djokovic has stressed that he does not hold a grudge against the Australian Open and that he is very excited to return to Melbourne Park. Djokovic, a nine-time Australian Open champion, was denied participation in the 2022 Australian Open.

Also 12 months ago, Djokovic was detained and eventually deported from Australia. At the end of 2022, the Australian government rescinded Djokovic’s three-year entry ban into the country. «No hard feelings.

I told them I had a lot more positive experiences in Australia to throw that away just because of what happened last year,» Djokovic said ahead of the Australian Open, according to Tennis Majors.

Djokovic: The Australian Open is the main reason I’m here

At the end of December, Djokovic arrived in Adelaide.

Last week, Djokovic made a triumphant return to Australia after beating Sebastian Korda in the Adelaide final 6-7(8) 7-6(3) 6-4. In Adelaide, Djokovic achieved five wins. Heading into the Australian Open, Djokovic is not lacking in confidence or matches.

Now, Djokovic has set his eyes on winning a record tenth Australian Open title. «I couldn’t ask for better preparation and preparation for the Australian Open. Of course, the Australian Open is the main reason I’m here in Australia, but at the same time I want to win every tournament I play in.» regardless of tournament level.

I love playing in Australia. I mean, my results are a testament to that. I couldn’t play as well in a place where I don’t feel good. I look forward to Melbourne. Rod Laver is probably my most, not probably, certainly my most successful court in my career.

I love playing there. I hope that. Now I have a week off to recover and work on specific things in terms of my game, my body, getting my mind in the right state for the best of five and two long weeks hopefully,» Djokovic said.

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