Novak Djokovic reported for ATP Cup
The World Rank List first stands in the Serbian team for the ATP Cup at the beginning of the year in Sydney. That informed the organizers on Tuesday. Thus, a participation of the 34-year-old at the first Grand Slam tournament of the year a week later becomes more likely.
Most recently, Djokovic had left his start as well as his Corona vaccine status. In Australia, only vaccinated tennis professionals may play.
The ATP wrote in your message that Djokovic Serbia will lead the ATP Cup. The team competition with 16 nations will take place from 1 to 9 January. For Germany, Olympic champion Alexander Zeal, Jan-Lennard Stuff, Yannick Hangman and the two double specialists Kevin Gleiwitz and Tim Putz reported. The DUB team meets in group C on Canada, Great Britain and the USA.
I will soon comment.
The Australian Open start on January 17th. He will shut down a few days and do not think of tennis, Djokovic had said on Friday night after the semi-final from Serbia at Davis Cup about a possible participation. Deciding whether he will compete with the Australian Open would be shortly before. I'll comment soon, said Djokovic.
The defending champion had last opened his vaccination status. He had declared several times that this was a private matter. Most recently, his father Sudan Djokovic had said in the Serbian TV channel PRA TV: Under these blackmail and circumstances, it is likely that he will not participate. If Djokovic competed in Melbourne, he could pass by his 21st Grand Slam title at the Swiss Roger Federer and the Spaniard Rafael Naval.