Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic is a well-known Serbian tennis player who has been ranked by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) as No. 1 in the world. He has won all big titles of ATP Tour. He is the only tennis player known to have completed the career Golden Masters.

Well, how well do you know about Novak Djokovic? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Novak Djokovic’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Novak Djokovic to date.

Biography and Early Life

Novak Djokovic was born on 22 May 1987 in Belgrade, SFR, Yugoslavia. He is the son of Srdan Djokovic and Dijana Djokovic. He has two younger brothers, Djordje and Marko, who are professional tennis players as well.

He began playing tennis when he was only four years after his parents bought him a soft foam ball which became the best toy throughout his childhood. His parents also sent him to a tennis camp at the age of four. At the age of six, again, he was sent to another camp prepared by Tenniski Klub Partizan at Mount Kopaonik, where his parents were operating a fast-food restaurant and sports equipment store. He was spotted by Jelena Genesis, a tennis player and coach. They worked together for the next six years but later moved abroad to look for higher competition.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Novak Djokovic in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Novak Djokovic’s age is 34 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 22 May 1987. Though, he is 6′ 2″ in feet and inches and 188 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 172 lbs in Pound and 78 kg in Kilograms.


Not much information concerning Novak’s educational background is known. However, it is clear that he went to school. He completed his high school education at Pilic Tennis Academy. He has not disclosed if he went further with his education or not. He was already after his international career by the time he was fourteen.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Djokovic is a family man. He has been married for a long time now to his high school girlfriend, Jelena Ristic. They began dating in 2005 and later got engaged in September 2013. They got married on 10 July 2014 and later a church wedding on 12 July 2014.

The couple is blessed with two children; a son, Stefan, who was born on 21 October 2014, and a daughter, Tara, born on 2 September 2017.

Is Novak Djokovic Gay?

No. Novak is straight as far as sexual orientation is concerned. He is neither gay nor bisexual and has never had such rumors. He got into a relationship while still in high school and later got married to the same girl. The couple lives a happy life without fighting nor plans to get separated.

Professional Career

He began his tennis career in 2001 by playing for Junior Davis Cup, although he lost the match. In 2003, he began his professional tennis career and joined ATP World Tour. He played for Challenger and Futures tournaments at the beginning of his career, where he won three between 2003 and 2005. He qualified for the 2005 Australian Open, thus making his first Grand Slam tournament. Eventually, he defeated Marat Safin. He was able to reach the third round of both the US Open and Wimbledon.

In 2006, he won his first APT title. He also reached the top 40by his appearance at the Grand Slam quarter-finals. He also made it to the fourth round during the Wimbledon match. He won his first Master Series title in 2007, after which he moved back to his country, Serbia, to help it reach the Davis Cup World Group.

He has won various APT World Tour titles and also ranked No. 1 in the world. He won his second US Open singles in 2015. He has won various titles, including the Australian Open and Dubai Tennis Championships. During the 2021 match, he was playing for the Serbia team but was eliminated. Eventually, he went ahead to win Australia Open in 2021


Djokovic has had a successful career and has won several championships. He has won quite a number of Australia Open Championships throughout his career. He has also won a number of French Open as well as Wimbledon championships. He has also been recognized as the best tennis player of all time by various organizations. He has won APT Cup and also Davis Cup titles. During the 2008 Beijing Olympics, he emerged as the winner of the Bronze Medal.

He is four times the winner of the Laureus World Sportsman of the year award. He has been a beneficiary of the Order of the Republika Srpska, Order of Karadorde’s Star, and Order of St. Sava.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Novak Djokovic in 2021

Djokovic is one of the richest men we have in the world. As of 2021, His estimated net worth is $250 million. He has acquired his wealth from his career as a professional tennis player. He won a lot of championships and was awarded handsomely.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He has been an APT player as a council president in the past.
  • He is the first-ever Serbian tennis player to have won the Grand Slam championship.
  • He can fluently speak several languages, including Serbian, German, French, English, and Italian

Novak Djokovic is one of the most celebrated tennis players in the world. He has won many championships in his career. His legacy will remain even after he retires from his tennis playing. He is an inspiration to many to remain focused on their dreams no matter the hardships they face in life. His determination and hard work have taken him to a greater level.


Facts of Novak Djokovic

  • Gender Male
  • full nameNovak Djokovic
  • birthplaceBelgrade, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia
  • Date of Birth May 22, 1987
  • Age 37 years 2 months
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Lucky Number 7
  • Lucky Stone Agate
  • Lucky Color Yellow
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius, Libra
  • nationalitySerbian
  • religionUnknown
  • net worth$250 million
  • professionTennis player
  • weightIn Kilograms – 78 Kg, In Pounds – 172 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 188 cm, In Feet and Inches – 6′ 2″
  • hair colorDark brown
  • eye colorHazel
  • high schoolPilic Tennis Academy

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