Posted on June 27, 2021 at 3:35 p.m. by La Rédaction
Before getting into the Wimbledon event on Monday, Novak Djokovic calmly approaches the competitors. The Serb spoke concerning the debates that continually confront him with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
After profitable his second Roland Garros, Novak Djokovic will attempt to glean a sixth success at Wimbledon. With the cancellation of the event in 2020, the Serbian is the defending champion, having overwhelmed Roger Federer in a legendary remaining in 2019 on London turf (7-6, 1-6, 7-6, 4-6, 13-12). While Djokovic had irritated half of the general public after his repeated outings at Roland Garros, the Djoker seems in a relaxed state of mind before tackling his eventual London fortnight.
“I understand that people like to debate who is the greatest”
At a press convention, Novak Djokovic spoke of his fixed rivalry between him and Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer for the title of finest participant of all time: “The biggest challenge is to stay in the present, to stay in every moment whatever the possibilities, the assumptions and the different options that exist. For me there is always something at stake, for Rafa and Roger probably too, it is about the history of tennis. The three of us have had great success, especially in Grand Slams, so I understand people like to debate who is the greatest or who will end up with the most titles. There is a lot going on off the pitch, but once on the pitch I try to rule out all those distractions. I feel like this is something that I have managed to do over the years, although everyone will have their own mechanism to isolate themselves from these issues. Here at Wimbledon I’ll have to take it day by day, we’ll see how far I’ll go“.