Among many, Novak Djokovic is considered one of the greatest tennis players of all time and one of the most famous and successful tennis players in the world. Likewise, he has won 20 Grand Slam singles titles, including Wimbledon six times. With his win at the 2016 French Open, Djokovic became the third man to hold all four major titles at once, and the first to do so on three different surfaces.

Picture of Serbian tennis player, Novak Djokovic
Caption: Picture of Serbian tennis player, Novak Djokovic (Photo: Instagram)


When Novak Djokovic Married To His Wife?

In 2014, Novak Djokovic married to his wife Jelena Djokovic. They were high school lovers & sweethearts before tying the knot. Obviously, the duo met while studying in high school. Novak and Jelena got together while attending and playing tennis at school. The duo was together when his tennis career was taking off, but Jelena had her own studies to focus on. Before getting married, the couple dated for more than 8 years. 

Novak Djokovic with his wife Jelena Djokovic
Caption: Novak Djokovic with his wife Jelena Djokovic (Photo: Instagram)


In the year 2013, they got engaged in Monte Carlo, where Novak was living at the time. Novak tied the wedding knot right after he won Wimbledon. Their small & beautiful wedding ceremony took place in Sveti Stefan, a small coastal town in Montenegro. The duo said their vows in a gazebo surrounded by pine trees while 100 guests looked on. Since 2014, Djokovic has been living a blissful married life with his wife Jelena. 


About Novak Djokovic Wife Jelena 

Jelena was born in the Ristic family on June 17, 1986, in Belgrade, Serbia. She is the daughter of parents Miomir Ristic (father), and mother Vera Ristic. Also, she has an elder sibling sister Marija Ristic. She joined Belgrade sports high school. Jelena enrolled at Milan’s ‘Bocconi University,’ and earned a business administration degree.

Novak Djokovic with his wife Jelena Djokovic
Caption: Novak Djokovic with his wife Jelena Djokovic (Photo: Instagram)


Likewise, she graduated from the ‘International University of Monaco’ with a master’s degree in luxury brand management. Jelena is a Serbian businesswoman and humanitarian, popular as the celebrity wife of Novak Djokovic. She has been working as the national director of the ‘Novak Djokovic Foundation,’ a charity that helps children in need. Also, she was honored for her philanthropic efforts and contributions to society. She founded the digital marketing firm 'Jelena Ristic Consulting.' Also, Jelena had a brief modeling career. An accomplished writer, Jelena is multilingual.


Did Novak Djokovic Share Kids with His Wife Jelena?

Yes, Novak Djokovic shared two kids with his wife Jelena. She was pregnant with the couple's first child when they got married. The couple blessed with their first child a son Stefan Djokovic, born on October 22, 2014. Then, they welcomed a daughter Tara Djokovic, born in September 2017. 

Novak Djokovic with his wife Jelena Djokovic & their kids
Caption: Novak Djokovic with his wife Jelena Djokovic & their kids (Photo: Instagram)


Novak announced Tara's birth in an Instagram post, he said; 

"Very happy and proud to welcome our little girl Tara to our home. Jelena and I have been hand in hand on their journey and as a man, I have to send my love and admiration to every single women out there for going through so much pain and effort to create life, to bring life and raise a human being … what a blessing to have an opportunity to be a parent!" 
Novak Djokovic with his wife Jelena Djokovic, when they were teenager (
Caption: Novak Djokovic with his wife Jelena Djokovic, when they were teenagers (Photo: Instagram)

 

Then he added; 

"Jelena and Tara are my angels, and Stefan is a proud big brother who wants to take part in baby chores." The couple's family also includes two dogs — poodles named Pierre and Tesla that Jelena regularly show off on Instagram. In 2019, Pierre turned 11, and Jelena shared a tribute for the pup, saying, "forever our baby, forever my first boy."


Quick Facts about Novak Djokovic

  • In Belgrade, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia, he was born on born on 22 May 1987
  • Novak is the son of parents Srdan Dokovic (father) and mother Dijana Dokovic (born Zagar).
  • His parents are of Serbian and Croatian descent.
  • He has two younger siblings brothers Marko Djokovic and Djordje Djokovic, who have also played professional tennis.
  • At the age of 4, Djokovic began playing tennis after his parents gave him a mini-racket and a soft foam ball. 
  • He was sent to a tennis camp in Novi Sad by his parents. 
  • Novak was sent to a tennis camp organized by the Teniski Klub Partizan in the summer of 1993 when he was six-year-old.
  • In the six years that followed, Gencic worked with young Djokovic before deciding that he would be better off going abroad to find more competition due to his rapid development.
Novak Djokovic posing for the picture
Caption: Novak Djokovic posing for the picture (Photo: Instagram)


  • Djokovic began his international career, winning European championships in singles, doubles, and team competition at the age of 14. 
  • He is a self-described fan of languages, speaking Serbian, English, French, German, as well as Italian.
  • In the year 2003, Djokovic began his professional career.
  • Novak became the first-ever player to hold all four major titles on three different surfaces in the year 2016.
  • Likewise, he is the only male tennis player to have won all nine Masters 1000 Tournaments. 
  • Djokovic has been the top-ranked player by the ATP on five separate occasions over the course of his career.
  • Novak Djokovic earned an estimated net worth of $220 Million.
  • He set a new record for the most prize money won in a single season, raking in $12 million in 2011.
  • Novak Djokovic stands at the height of 1.88 meters or 6 feet 2 inches tall.