Novak Djokovic has mixed emotions about ending 2020 as world No 1 | Tennis News

first_imgNovak Djokovic equalled the feat of Pete Sampras by ending the year as No 1 for a sixth time Novak Djokovic says he feels for many people in the world due to the coronavirus pandemic as he begins his quest for a record-equalling sixth ATP Finals title when he takes on Argentina’s Diego Schwartzman in the Tokyo Group Last Updated: 16/11/20 11:13am Novak Djokovic has mixed feelings about ending a “strange year” as the world No 1 for a sixth time after the season was hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic.Djokovic won a record-extending eighth Australian Open as well as a record 36th Masters title in Rome, winning four titles in all en route to the year-ending No 1 ranking.The 33-year-old has a 39-3 record in a season that saw numerous tournaments suspended or cancelled between March and August due to the coronavirus outbreak.- Advertisement – Don’t forget to follow us on skysports.com/tennis, our Twitter account @skysportstennis & Sky Sports – on the go! Available to download now on – iPhone & iPad and Android “Obviously, I’m super proud of it, but I have mixed emotions because of what’s going on in the world,” Djokovic told the ATP Tour website.“I can’t be ignorant to that, although I have achieved one of the biggest goals in sport. I feel for many people in the world going through hardship and my heart goes out to them.”- Advertisement – Novak Djokovic equalled the feat of Pete Sampras by ending the year as No 1 for a sixth time
Novak Djokovic equalled the feat of Pete Sampras by ending the year as No 1 for a sixth time

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