Novak Djokovic: And the Rise of Serbia (Paperback)

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This revised and updated biography intertwines the incredible playing career of one of the best and most popular tennis players of all time with a history of how he came to rescue the image of a young, war-torn country on the world stage. It describes Djokovic’s modest upbringing, revealing how he met the woman who taught him both to play tennis and how to deal with life as a high-profile icon. It charts Djokovic’s battle with illness, his relationship with a volatile father, and how his on-court deeds have made his country proud. It also tells the story of Serbia, offering a nuanced portrait of a people with a troubled past, and offers an unrivaled assessment of the player’s recent drop in form—and the untold reasons behind it.

About the Author

Chris Bowers is a member of the International Tennis Writers Association and the author of Federer.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781786064608
ISBN-10: 178606460X
Publisher: John Blake
Publication Date: October 1st, 2017
Pages: 368
Language: English