Djokovic has won numerous awards, including the 2012, 2015, and 2016 Laureus World Sports Award for Sportsman of the Year, 2011 BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year, five-time ITF World Champion, and four-time ATP year-end number 1. Sava, the Order of Karađorđe's Star, and the Order of the Republika Srpska.

Djokovic was born on in Belgrade, SR Serbia, Yugoslavia, to parents Srđan and Dijana (née Žagar).

His impersonations have also become popular on You Tube.

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In 2016, he became the eighth player in history to achieve the Career Grand Slam; by winning the 2016 French Open, Djokovic became the third man to hold all four major titles at once, the first since Rod Laver in 1969, Djokovic has won an all-time record of 30 Masters 1000 series titles, tied with Rafael Nadal.

Djokovic's records include breaking the single-season record with six masters titles in 2015, winning 31 consecutive ATP World Tour Masters 1000 series matches, playing in the finals at all nine ATP Masters 1000 tournaments (shared with Roger Federer and Nadal), and being the only player to win eight of the nine events (and at least twice).

Among other titles, he has won the ATP World Tour Finals five times and was on the Serbian team which won the 2010 Davis Cup.

He also won the Bronze medal in men's singles at the 2008 Summer Olympics.

Watford are upset after the FA turned down a work permit for one of their players, especially as England Under 20 World Cup-winning coach Paul Simpson had strongly backed the Premier League club’s request.

The application from Venezuelan Adalberto Penaranda was rejected for a second successive year, despite the starring role he played in helping his country reach the U20 World Cup final in South Korea where they lost to England.

It was Penaranda’s penalty, saved by Newcastle’s Freddie Woodman, that proved to be the defining moment of the match.

FA coach Simpson, speaking at the tribunal, was glowing about Penaranda’s ability to make a mark in the Premier League, calling him the best player England faced in the tournament.

Attempts to unify Taekwondo rules involving Jon Smith, chairman of British Taekwondo, has achieved the breakthrough of North Korea competing in the world championships in Muju, South Korea for the first time. The one-eyed reaction from four MCC consultation meetings into the Lord’s redevelopment point to a clear outcome.