I could play on until I am 40, says Djokovic

first_imgSmart’s Siklab Saya: A multi-city approach to esports Senators to proceed with review of VFA View comments PH among economies most vulnerable to virus Chinese-manned vessel unsettles Bohol town Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles02:44Djokovic wins Laureus Sportsman of Year Award01:31Taiwan minister boards cruise ship turned away by Japan01:33WHO: ‘Global stocks of masks and respirators are now insufficient’01:01WHO: now 31,211 virus cases in China 102:02Vitamin C prevents but doesn’t cure diseases like coronavirus—medic03:07’HINDI PANG-SPORTS LANG!’03:03SILIP SA INTEL FUND EDITORS’ PICK Shanghai officials reveal novel coronavirus transmission modes Where did they go? Millions left Wuhan before quarantine Raonic beats Nadal, keeps Brisbane title defense on track READ: Defending champ Djokovic rallies to reach Qatar Open finalAsked if could still be on tour aged 40, the Serb replied: “Why not? You’re going to see a lot of me in the future.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra teammates show love for SlaughterSPORTSFreddie Roach: Manny Pacquiao is my Muhammad AliSPORTSWe are youngDjokovic, who turned professional in 2003, celebrates his 30th birthday in May this year.READ: Djokovic to star in reality showcenter_img We are young MOST READ Chinese-manned vessel unsettles Bohol town Ginebra teammates show love for Slaughter Earlier this week in Doha he played against 38-year-old Radek Stepanek, one of the oldest players on the ATP tour.After beating the Czech veteran, Djokovic said he was “excited” about the longevity of Stepanek’s career.“It shows me that I can have as long a career as he has. If he can do it, I can do it, too,” said Djokovic.The oldest player currently in the top 20 is 37-year-old Ivo Karlovic.The Croat is currently ranked number 20 in the world and, notably, was the last player to Djokovic in Doha in 2015.ADVERTISEMENT Serbia’s Novak Djokovic celebrates after beating Spain’s Fernando Verdasco in their semi-final tennis match of the ATP Qatar Open in Doha on January 6, 2017. AFP PHOTODOHA, Qatar—In bad news for his opponents, 12-time Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic said on Friday that he may continue his astonishing career until the age of 40.Speaking after securing a place in the Qatar Open final against Andy Murray, Djokovic said he would play on for as long as he could.ADVERTISEMENT Smart hosts first 5G-powered esports exhibition match in PH Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. The oldest ever winner of a Grand Slam in the Open era is Ken Rosewall, who won the Australian Open in 1972 aged 37.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextlast_img

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