By Chris Oddo | @TheFanChild | Tuesday August 3, 2021
Novak Djokovic is setting his sights on the 2024 Olympic Video games. The World No.1, who did not medal on the Tokyo Olympics final week, took to social media to specific his gratitude about having competed on the Video games.
“It was a real privilege to symbolize Serbia on the Olympics,” he wrote. “Thanks, Tokyo and everybody that helped us come collectively for the magic of sport. I do know in my coronary heart I gave it all the things to battle for a medal, and I’m wanting ahead to coming again stronger in Paris. This was an unbelievable expertise I’ll always remember. Good luck to all of the Serbian athletes nonetheless competing for a medal.”
Djokovic’s curiosity ought to come as a reduction to his followers. The Serb remains to be planning to be in high kind three years from now, but it surely’s a scary propisition for the remainder of the ATP Tour.
Djokovic, a 20-time main champion, misplaced out on his bid to grow to be the primary male participant to even win the Golden Slam in tennis, consisting of all 4 Grand Slam titles and an Olympic singles gold medal. However the World No.1 remains to be within the hunt for the calendar-year Grand Slam. He can obtain that feat on the US Open in New York, and if he does he’ll grow to be the primary male participant to realize the feat since Rod Laver in 1969.