Novak features in two of top 5 Grand Slam matches of the year.
Nole extended his unbeaten run to 28 matches with a comfortable 6-3, 6-0, 6-2 victory over Fabio Fognini on Sunday. He next faces Stanislas Wawrinka.
Novak advanced to the second round of the 2014 Australian Open with a 6-3, 7-6 (2), 6-1 win over Lukas Lacko of Slovakia on Monday.
Novak is no.2 seed. He will start his bid for a seventh Grand Slam title against world no.90 Lukas Lacko of Slovakia.
Nole made his first appearance on center court, Rod Laver Arena, before the start of Australian Open 2014.