Novak Djokovic had a great Wimbledon 2019. He beat Roger Federer, the 8-time champion, 7-6 1-6 7-6 4-6 13-12 to lift the coveted trophy for the 5th time in his career. It was the longest Wimbledon final lasting for 4 hours and 57 minutes. With this win, the Serbian great has 16 Grand Slam titles to his name.
Novak Djokovic’ schedules
Novak will take a break before he goes to play the Rogers Cup in Montreal. The four-time champion will try to win this year after losing to Stefanos Tsitsipas in the round of 16 last year. Rogers Cup starts on 3rd August and ends on August 11.
After this Novak will travel to Cincinnati in the USA to play the Western & Southern Open. Djokovic had beaten Roger Federer last year 6-4 6-4 to lift the trophy last year and will be hoping to defend the title this year. The tournament is scheduled between 10th to 18th August.
The Serbian great will then travel to New York to play the last Grand Slam tournament of the year. The US Open is scheduled between 26th August to 8th September. Novak has won US Open 3 times in his career including last year. There is an interesting fact about Wimbledon and US Open for Djokovic – he has won the US Open tournament in three of the four years when he won Wimbledon. He won both the Grand Slams in 2011, 2015 and 2018.
Rukuten Japan Open Tennis Championship starts on September 30th and after the US Open, Novak will be headed to Tokyo to take part in this tournament. After this Djokovic will be taking part in the Rolex Shanghai Masters starting on 6th October in Shanghai, China.
Rolex Paris Masters will be the next for the Serbian to be played between 26th October to 3rd November this year. Next, he is slated to play in the Nitto ATP finals scheduled between 10th -17th November In London.