It will be Novak's debut at the ATP 250 event, taking place in Tel Aviv, Israel, from September 26 to October 2. The top-seeded Serbian star gets BYE in the first round. He will open campaign against either Thiago Monteiro (BRA, ATP no.66) or Pablo Andujar (ESP, ATP no.117).
21-time Grand Slam champion will make his second Laver Cup appearance when Europe takes on the World at The O2 in London from September 23-25, 2022. Novak is a member of Team Europe Captain Bjorn Borg’s six-man team, joining Rafael Nadal (Spain), Roger Federer (Switzerland), Andy Murray (Great Britain), Stefanos Tsitsipas (Greece) and Casper Ruud (Norway).
Top seed Novak Djokovic captured his seventh Wimbledon title after a masterclass performance, coming back from a set down to beat Nick Kyrgios 4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 in Sunday's championship match at the grass-court major.
Novak moved to within one victory of capturing his fourth consecutive Wimbledon title and seventh overall, when he defeated no.9 seed Cameron Norrie of Great Britain 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4. The top seed will look to win his 21st Grand Slam crown when he faces Nick Kyrgios in the championship match on Sunday (15:00 CET).
Novak fought back from two-set deficit to beat no.10 seed Jannik Sinner in five sets 5-7, 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 in three hours and 35 minutes.
The Serbian top seed cruised to a 6-0, 6-3, 6-4 third-round win against countryman Miomir Kecmanovic at the grass-court major. He will take on Dutch wild card Tim van Rijthoven on Sunday.