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Since the American mainstream tennis media probably won’t be requesting any interviews about my 17th book “Facing Novak Djokovic” there is always the option to interview myself … Scoop Malinowski Interviews Scoop Malinowski  Question: What inspired you to write this book?  Scoop Malinowski:  I loved the education process of working on Facing Federer, Facing McEnroe, Facing […] Continue to read full article...

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Djokovic 360 Weeks at No. 1

By Scoop Malinowski World No. 1 Novak Djokovic continues to distance himself from the other ATP all time greats. This week marks Djokovic’s 360th week as the world’s top ranked tennis player, now 50 weeks ahead of the six years older Roger Federer. Last month Rafael Nadal won his 21st Grand Slam title, to move […] Continue to read full article...

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Facing Novak Djokovic Book Finished!

Finally finished Facing Novak Djokovic book last week! Started this three years ago with an interview with Paolo Lorenzi at Sarasota Open and concluded with Sander Groen’s memory of seeing 17 year old Novak winning the title at 2004 Aachen Challenger. Learned a lot about this misunderstood and misportrayed super champion such as several players […] Continue to read full article...

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Ghost Of Djokovic Looms Large at AO

By Scoop Malinowski The ghost of the true champion looms large over the corrupted tournament… Daniil Medvedev: I was not playing my best and Felix was playing unbelievable, serving unbelievable, he was all over me, all over the place, I didn’t really know what to do so I was like, actually I don’t know if […] Continue to read full article...

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Tennys Sandgren Stands With Novak Djokovic

By Scoop Malinowski ATP champion Tennys Sandgren is one of a handful of ATP and WTA players who fully support Novak Djokovic’s fight to play the 2022 Australian Open and attempt to win his record breaking tenth major title down under. Here are some of his comments made on Glenn Greenwald’s Rumble podcast yesterday. “I […] Continue to read full article...

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There is a creature who is hunting the most prestigious prize in the history of tennis – a calendar year Grand Slam fourth title at the US Open and the all time record of 21 Grand Slam singles titles won. This man began his professional career in 2003 as a hunter. By 2011 he was […] Continue to read full article...

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If you continued watching Roland Garros men’s final coverage minutes after Novak Djokovic conquered Stefanos Tsitsipas in five brutal sets, you saw one of the most beautiful moments in Grand Slam history. After the handshake, victory celebration, gestures of gratitude to a stadium giving him a standing ovation, and then a roar to his box, […] Continue to read full article...

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It can no longer be denied who is the greatest

Novak Djokovic defeated a superhuman challenge by Stefanos Tsitsipas with a five set 67 26 63 62 64 masterpiece of blood, guts, genius, and unbreakable iron will. The 33 year old Serbian needed everything in his arsenal and bag of tricks to defy the ambitious Greek, who will surely inevitably win at least a handful […] Continue to read full article...

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Courier Feels Djokovic Must Balance Fury with Calm

In Rome, Novak Djokovic showed his most intense, ruthless and ferocious emotions vs Lorenzo Sonego in the action-packed semifinal but was curiously quiet and subdued in the three set defeat in the final to Rafa Nadal. Jim Courier, the former four-time Grand Slam winner, and well-known for his vicious though mostly supressed on court intensity, […] Continue to read full article...

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Djokovic vs. the media

Novak Djokovic has long been a victim of unfair media coverage compared to Federer, Nadal and Williams. After beating Raonic last night, Djokovic discussed his mercurial relations with the world media… “That’s like opening Pandora’s box. If we begin to discuss that, we won’t finish this evening. Presumably there are millions of different reasons.” “Truthfully, […] Continue to read full article...

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