Novak Djokovic gained’t decide to Tokyo Olympics, Golden slam, newest information

Novak Djokovic cooled on his dedication to the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday saying it was “50/50” if he would take part.

“I’ll have to consider it. As I stated, my plan was at all times to go to the Olympic Video games.

“However proper now I’m a bit of bit divided. It’s type of 50/50 due to what I heard within the final couple of days,” stated Djokovic.

The world primary was talking after he claimed a record-equalling twentieth Grand Slam title and sixth Wimbledon with a 6-7 (4/7), 6-4, 6-4, 6-3 victory over Italy’s Matteo Berrettini.

The Serb had at all times insisted he would assume twice if the Covid-19 protocols in Japan grew to become too strict and if followers have been banned.

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Two days in the past, it was introduced that even home followers might be barred from all venues.

Overseas guests had already been barred as had relations of visiting athletes.

“That was actually disappointing to listen to. I additionally hear that there’s going to be a number of restrictions inside the Village,” stated Djokovic.

“Probably you wouldn’t be capable to see different athletes carry out reside. “I can’t even have my stringer that could be a essential a part of my group. I’m restricted with the quantity of individuals I can soak up my group as nicely. I’ll have to consider it.” Fellow stars Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams and Dominic Thiem have already stated they won’t participate within the Olympics whereas Roger Federer has remarked he stays in two minds.

Djokovic must win a fourth US Open in September to develop into solely the third man in historical past and first since Rod Laver in 1969 to finish a calendar Grand Slam.

Ought to he seize the Olympic title in Tokyo as nicely, he would be the solely man to say the Golden Golden Slam of all 4 majors plus Video games gold in the identical yr.

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