A conversation with previous Croatian competitor Blanka Vlasic. And his “feelings for Serbia” persuaded tennis men’s world No.1. Novak Djokovic, to not sit out the Tokyo Olympics. Djokovic, who has won the Australian Open, French Open, and Wimbledon this year, is chasing a calendar. Grand Slam and may indeed make it a memorable Golden Slam. If he wins gold at the Olympics and the US Open afterward within the year.
Novak Djokovic would become the primary man to do it. And it was the moment that the tennis player generally since Stefi Graff won. All four Grand Slams and the Olympic gold in 1988. This is well driven to the term “Golden Slam” of being coined. “It came down to patriotism and my sentiments for Serbia,” Djokovic told Montonegro’s MINA News Organization after completing a hone session on a hardcourt surface.
“I am not excited about playing with no fans present or around the different coronavirus restrictions effective in Japan. But speaking to your nation within the Olympics is irreplaceable,” he said.
Djokovic considered pulling out of the Olympics due to COVID-19. At that point related limitations after winning Wimbledon this month. But chosen to head to Japan for what he called patriotic reasons.
I came over to Blanka Vlasic a few days back. And she said that individuals will only keep in mind who won the medals. Not what the conditions were like or whether there were any fans or not,” he said. Her words stuck with me and I am delighted that I chose to require a portion within the Olympics. I am motivated to play my best tennis and sure that I can win the gold medal after a huge run so far this season.” Djokovic said.
Blanka Vlasic won the silver medal within the women’s high hop. Then at the 2008 games in Beijing and bronze in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.
The Olympic gold could be a title that has escaped 34-year-old Djokovic thus distant. He conceded it was getting to be a big inquire. In spite of the fact that his arch-rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have both pulled out of Tokyo.