Serbian professional tennis player Novak Djokovic, who is currently ranked world No. 1, has won 17 Grand Slam singles titles. The professional player’s exit from the US Open has open the door to welcome the first new men’s champion in over six years.
Novak, Rafael Nadal, and Roger Federer dominated the sports since Marin Cilic won the US Open trophy in 2014.
Get to know more about Novak’s personal life and professional career right below:
Novak Djokovic’s Net Worth In 2020
Winning 27 Grand Slam Singles, 14 ATP Tour 500 titles, and five ATP Finals title, no doubt, Novak has not only hearts of millions but also collected high worth. The 33 years old professional tennis player is reported to have $220 million net worth.
According to Forbes, Novak collected $144 million as a career prize money, which is the highest of all time. Actually, he is the first tennis player to cross $100 million prize money.
Apparel brand Lacoste has been sponsoring him since 2017. He signed a five year deal with the brand, which brings a huge fortune.
Novak’s other primary source of income is his endorsement. He endorses Serbian telecommunications company, Telekom Srbija, Peugeot, and the German nutritional supplement brand, Fitline. Likewise, he is also the ambassador of Ultimate Software.
Novak receives around $20.6 million annually only from the endorsements.
The player is actively involved in charity works. He founded the Novak Djokovic Foundation aiming to provide early childhood education projects in Serbia.
Most recently, he and his wife, Jelena, donated one million euros to Serbia to buy medical equipment to fight against the pandemic COVID-19 outbreak.
Who Is Novak’s Wife? How Is Their Married Life Going On?
Novak leads a healthy marital life with his wife, Jelena Djokovic. The lovely pair first met at their high school’s sports academy. Since then, the duo has been inseparable.
According to the anniversary post uploaded in September 2017, it seems like the couple started dating in 2005.
Five days before welcoming the first child, Novak won his second Wimbledon title against Roger Federer. In the victory speech, he revealed the happy news.
After dating for around nine years, Novak and Jelena walked down the aisle on 10th July 2014, in a private-intimate wedding ceremony held in Montenegro.
The player, on 22nd October 2014, revealed that he became the father for the first time. He announced the happy news via Twitter.
Stefan, our baby angel was born! I am so proud of my beautiful wife Jelena! Thank you so much for your love and support. We love you all!!!
— Novak Djokovic (@DjokerNole) October 22, 2014
In September 2017, the tennis player took his Instagram to announce the happy news of welcoming their second child, daughter Tara.
Besides this, the lovely duo is also the proud parents of two other children, pet dogs, eleven years old Pierre, and five years old Tesla.
SOURCE: Forbes, 7News, and The Sun!