Serbian Orthodox Faithful Novak Djokovic wins his seventh Australian Open Title

OCP News Service – 27/01/2019

Melbourne- Australia-: Novak Djokovic of Serbia earned his 7th Australian Open Title (6-3, 6-2, 6-3) by beating Raphael Nadal. Djokovic won the title in the most dominant manner.

“Before I am an athlete, I am an Orthodox Christian” – Novak Djokovic

Djokovic is a faithful of the Serbian Orthodox Church. In the year 2011 Novak Djokovic was awarded the highest award of the Serbian Orthodox Church, the Order of St. Sava of the First Degree by His Holiness Patriarch for his contributions to generosity and religion.

Djokovic is famous for making the sign of Orthodox cross while playing in court.

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OCP News Service