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‘The best basketball players on the planet’ – Novak Djokovic praises Serbian basketball MVPs ahead of quest for Roland Garros 2022

Novak Djokovic is ready for Roland Garros. Despite a stagnant start to the year where he couldn’t play for the titles, the Serb was back on the pitch. The player brought a lot of pride and fame to his country. Also, the world number. 1 recently took to his Instagram to appreciate the success of Serbian basketball players.

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Novak Djokovic is one of the greatest tennis players in the world. It has brought positive attention to the sport as well as its country due to its solid gameplay. Also on his birthday, the player took the opportunity to appreciate the basketball players of his country.

He downloaded a instagram history of basketball documentary series by Euroleague Basketball Originals namely, “Land Of MVPs”. This included three Serbian players like Nikola Jokic, Milos Teodosic and Vasilije Micic.

The Serb said, “2 years ago, the best basketball players on the planet in each of the 3 biggest competitions came from Serbia. Just amazing! Basketball land. He also congratulated Nikola Mirotic, who is a Montenegrin-Spanish basketball player. Novak said, “PS Nikola Mirotić (Euroleague regular season MVP) is also наш човек” 🙂. It roughly translates to “one of us”.

Plausible challenges for Novak Djokovic at Roland-Garros 2022

The world no. 1 is preparing himself for Roland Garros to secure that 21st Grand Slam title under his name. After not being able to afford a Grand Slam in Australia and a few ATP 1000 titles, he is not ready to let up. His first win after returning to the Monte Carlo Masters came at the Italian Open.

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The Serb does not underestimate the challenges he will face. His longtime rival and king of clay, Rafael Nadal, would also do his best to clinch the title.

Serbia’s Novak Djokovic shakes hands with Spain’s Rafael Nadal after winning the match point in their final daring singles match on day 10 of the ATP Cup at the Ken Rosewall Arena in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Andy Cheung/Getty Images)

New Spanish sensation Carlos Alcaraz Garfia, who became the youngest player to win the Madrid Open and continued his winning streak alive, will also be a tough challenge for the Serb.

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Do you think Novak Djokovic will be able to overcome his competitor and clinch his 21st Grand Slam title?