Novak Djokovic sees the men’s singles gold medal at the Olympics in Tokyo, Japan next summer is an important goal of him.
“I am trying to stay physically fit to prepare for the 2020 Olympics, which is part of my new season plan,” Djokovic told a news conference after helping the Serbian team beat Japan in the final. 3-0 in Group A final round of the Davis Cup 2019 is taking place in Madrid.
Djokovic has just won a men’s singles gold medal in Beijing in 2008 – the Olympics where Nadal won gold. In the Big Four power quartet of Federer, Nadal, Djokovic and Murray, the Spanish player has just completed the Career Golden Slam – the term refers to winning the men’s singles championship in four different Grand Slams and winning the gold medal. Olympic.
“In 2019, I win the ATP 500 in Tokyo. Games at the Olympics will play on the same pitch, which fits my play. The Olympics always bring miracles. Every four years, you will have the opportunity to participate in the biggest sporting event on the planet.
Without the Olympics, there will never be the opportunity to meet, have dinner or exchange experiences and knowledge with the elite athletes in the subjects. their sport. There are lots of stories to tell and enjoy the fun, “said the 32-year-old excitedly.
In the middle of last month, Federer also confirmed that he will participate in the 2020 Olympic Games at the age of 39. He has participated in the Summer Olympics four times but the “Express Train” has not won a single men’s gold medal. In Beijing 2008, Federer won the gold doubles pair with fellow countryman Wawrinka, and in London 2012, he received the silver HC after losing to Murray in the final.
The Tokyo Olympics are also one of Murray’s main goals for 2020, winning gold in two consecutive Olympics (2012, 2016).