Novak Djokovic Wins in Man’S Single at Miami Open Title of 2016 [ Current Affairs ]
About Novak Djokovic: Novak Djokovic was born on 22nd May 1987 at Belgrade, SR Serbia of SFR Yugoslavia. He is a tennis player of Serbia by profession. He is currently ranked as world’s No. 1 in men’s singles tennis player by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
He is coached by former German tennis player and Wimbledon champion Boris Becker.
About Novak Djokovic achievements:
- Novak Djokovic has won the ATP World Tour Finals in 2008, 2012, 2013, and 2014.
- He also won the Bronze medal in men’s singles at the 2008 Summer Olympics.
- He has won Laureus World Sports Award for Sportsman of the Year in 2012 and 2015.
- He also won Best Male Tennis Player ESPY Award in 2012, 2013 and 2015.
- He has won the ATP World Tour Player of the Year three times in 2011, 2012 and 2014.
- He won the ITF World Champion award four times repeatedly from 2011 to 2014.
About his winning at Miami Open title:
- Novak Djokovic has won the 2016 Miami Open Title in the men’s singles category.
- In the final match, he defeated Kei Nishikori (Japan) by 6 - 3, 6 - 3 score.
- This match was played at Crandon Park Florida of US.
- It was his third successive and overall sixth ATP Miami Open title, which is now, equals to Andre Agassi’s Miami record.
- It was also his record 28th career ATP Masters title.
About other category winners:
- Women’s Singles Victoria Azarenka (Belarus) won the 2016 Miami Open Title in the women’s singles category.
- Men’s Doubles French pair of Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut won the 2016 Miami Open Title in the men’s doubles category.
- Women’s Doubles Bethanie Mattek-Sands (US) Lucie Safarova (Czech Republic) won the 2016 Miami Open Title in the women’s doubles category.
- Published on: April 4, 2016