Djokovic is the first man in history to win three Australian Open titles after turning 30. The 33-year-old claimed his first trophy at Melbourne Park in 2008 when he was 20. Djokovic is now closer than ever to Federer and Nadal in the Grand Slam titles race after earning his 18th major title.
Which tennis player has won the most Australian Opens?
Currently, Novak Djokovic is the most successful Australian Open player in history with nine titles (2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2019, 2020 and 2021) followed by Roger Federer with six (2004, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2017 and 2018).
Who has won the most opens in tennis?
Male tennis players with the most Grand Slam tournament titles won as of October 2020
|Number of Grand Slam victories|
|Roger Federer (SUI)||20|
|Rafael Nadal (ESP)||20|
|Novak Djokovic (SRB)||17|
|Pete Sampras (USA)||14|
Who is the best Australian tennis player ever?
Rod Laver. Possibly the greatest Australian player of all time, Rod Laver is widely regarded as one of the greatest players in tennis history. He was the number 1 ranked professional from 1964 to 1970 spanning four years before the Open Era and three after. He was also the number 1 amateur in 1961 and 1962.
Has Djokovic ever lost an Australian Open final?
During the 53 times that this tournament has been held in the open era, 54 men have reached the Australian Open men’s singles final.
|Year(s)||2008*, 2011*, 2012*, 2013*, 2015*, 2016*, 2019*, 2020*, 2021*|
Who owns the Australian Open?
In March 2018, it was announced that the Nine Network had acquired the rights to the tournament beginning in 2020, for a period of five years.
Which is the oldest tennis tournament in the world?
by Ben Johnson. The Championships, Wimbledon, or just Wimbledon as it is more commonly referred to, is the oldest tennis tournament in the world and arguably the most famous.
Who is the best tennis player of all time?
1. Roger Federer. The greatest male tennis player of all time is Roger Federer. He holds the joint-record for the most grand slams in history and has consistently dominated the court since he turned pro in 1998.
Has anyone won all 4 Grand Slams a year?
In terms of the current four majors, the first to win all four in a single year was Don Budge, who completed the feat in 1938. To date, 17 players have completed a Grand Slam, though only six in the most prestigious singles titles.
Who has more titles Nadal or Federer?
Nadal leads 6–0 at the French Open and 3–1 at the Australian Open, while Federer leads 3–1 at Wimbledon. The two have yet to meet in the US Open. Both players rank first on the men’s all-time list for the most majors titles (20), and hold numerous other records between them.
Who has beaten Nadal the most?
World No 1 Djokovic has the best head-to-head record against the 12-time Roland Garros champion on clay as he has beaten him seven times with the first coming in Madrid in 2011 and the last one in Rome in 2016.
Who is the goat of tennis?
Novak Djokovic currently owns 17 Grand Slam singles titles, three fewer than his chief rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, but because Djokovic is younger and still in his prime he is the favorite to finish as the Greatest of All Time in men’s tennis. That’s the word according to two former American world No.
Who is the No 1 tennis player in the world?
|1||Novak. Djokovic (SRB)||12,030|
|33 Age Next Best 18 Tourn Played Move Points Dropping|
|2||Rafael. Nadal (ESP)||9,850|
|34 Age Next Best 18 Tourn Played Move Points Dropping|
Who has won all Masters 1000?
Only six players have won more than 10 Masters 1000 titles. Novak Djokovic moved into sole possession of the Masters 1000 titles record after clinching his fifth title at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia.
ATP Masters 1000: Tournaments, Records, Stats.
How many Grand Slam finals has Novak Djokovic lost?
Novak Djokovic career statistics
|Singles||Grand Slam tournaments||10|
Who was the last Australian to win the Aus Open?
WHO WAS THE LAST AUSTRALIAN MALE TO WIN THE AUSTRALIAN OPEN? Mark Edmonson’s victory in 1976, two years prior to O’Neil’s triumph, was the last time a male Australian won the Australian Open. The Gosford local edged out fellow Aussie John Newcombe 6–7, 6–3, 7–6, 6–1 on the grass at Kooyong in the final.