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Pete Sampras on Novak Djokovic No. 1

Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 4:57 am , filed under Tennis News by

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14-time singles Grand Slam champion Pete Sampras insists that World No. 1 Novak Djokovic is going to hold No. 1 spot in ATP Rankings for more years and it’s going to be tough for any player to grab that top place.

25-year-old Novak Djokovic is going to play high level tennis in the upcoming season and might be challenge his No. 1 record to end for six years in a row says American tennis great Pete Sampras. He added Serbian is going to end the 2013 as No. 1 in the ATP Rankings for third consecutive time and it’s difficult for any player to stop him at the moment. Sampras has hold No. 1 spot to end the seasons from 1993 to 1998, which is the best for any men’s singles players to set the record consecutively.

Former World No. 1 Pete Sampras was impressed by Novak Djokovic performance in the Monte Carlo Masters last week, where he has overcome against his rival World No. 5 Rafael Nadal in consecutive sets with a 6-2, 7-6 score line. He added Djokovic is having most of the chances to clinch the upcoming Grand Slam French Open to complete career slam at Roland Garros.

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