The first Grand Slam event in 2023 takes place from January 16 to January 29. Novak has won nine of his 21 Grand Slam titles in Melbourne (2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2019, 2020 and 2021). He missed the 2022 edition due to the COVID-19-related Australian border restrictions.
In his 15th appearance at the prestigious event, Novak will attempt to win a record-tying sixth title. He lifted the ATP Finals trophy in 2008, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.
Record six-time champion Novak Djokovic is no.6 seed and will open his quest for a seventh title in the second round against French-born American Maxime Cressy (ATP no.34).
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 his campaign against world no.115 Pablo Andujar (ESP, H2H 2-0) in round two.
Gentlemen’s singles draw has been made for Wimbledon, the most prestigious tennis tournament in the world. The third Grand Slam of the season, the only grass court Major event, will be held from June 27 to July 10, at the All England Lawn Tennis Club.
Singles draw was made for the second Grand Slam event of the season, the Roland Garros, taking place in Paris, from May 22 to June 5. Defending champion and top seed Novak will open his 2022 French Open campaign against Yoshihito Nishioka (JPN, ATP #94, H2H 2-0).