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Post by Grossefavourite » May Thu 03, 2018 11:14 am

Novak Djokovic is trying to recapture some of his old magic. (AP)

Novak Djokovic is further reassembling his old team—alongside longtime coach Marian Vajda, former trainer Gebhard Phil-Gritsch is also now back.

Djokovic is training in Belgrade this week for Madrid with both Vajda and Phil-Gritsch. Both have agreed to work with him during the clay-court season but there is no further agreement, said Serbia's Novosti. It added that Djokovic's recent clay-court defeats led him to conclude that his fitness needs more work.
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Post by Grossefavourite » May Thu 03, 2018 11:17 am

Novak Suffering from Anorexia

Novak Djokovic's diet is one of the most popular topics these days. The Serbian doesn't apparently eat meat and he defined himself as "vegetarian" or "pescatarian". The Swiss nutritionist Jürg Hösli is upset by the Serbian player, who dropped in the rankings following a elbow injury.

'I always admired Djokovic for his game, attitude, his way to move on the court,' Hosli wrote. 'But when I recently listened that he had made drastic changes in his diet, I asked myself when the crisis would come.

What we are seeing are the results of anorexia that can be defined as the obsession for a diet based only on apparent healthy food. Djokovic looked for a radical solution in his diet without considering the long-term consequences.

And reducing carbohydrates and totally avoiding the sugar is a big error. At the beginning you feel stronger because cells start to store more oxigen but muscled produce less and less lactic acid. The moment when he starts losing the possibility to produce and burn lactic, results are dramatic. He also mentioned, 'He will feel even worse when he reaches the limit of his strength, he will suffer stress issues as the quality of sleep decreases and a social isolation of the person gets produced', Hosli added.
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Post by Ace2Ace » May Wed 09, 2018 9:28 am

Just glanced at the ATP results:
Djokovic knocked out of Madrid by some stranger named Edmund.

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Post by Grossefavourite » May Wed 09, 2018 9:30 am

Eating disorder.

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Post by Ace2Ace » May Wed 09, 2018 9:31 am

racquet swinging disorder.

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Post by Grossefavourite » May Wed 09, 2018 9:38 am

elbow disorder

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Post by Ace2Ace » May Wed 09, 2018 9:43 am

elbow disorder just like Pova. LOL LOL.

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Post by Grossefavourite » May Wed 09, 2018 10:27 am

Povarexia

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Post by Ace2Ace » May Wed 09, 2018 10:28 am

excuserexia

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Post by Grossefavourite » May Wed 09, 2018 10:33 am

Be careful, Melania's new platform is bul(ly)mia.

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Post by Ace2Ace » May Wed 09, 2018 10:36 am

She is a beautiful woman. Her platform should be "aces and winners". Is there any smart person around her?

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Post by Grossefavourite » May Wed 09, 2018 10:50 am

Djokovic: "It's Not The End Of The World"


Novak Djokovic believes he is moving in the right direction, despite losing on Wednesday at the Mutua Madrid Open.

“Obviously I'm disappointed from losing this match,” said Djokovic, after losing to Kyle Edmund 6-2, 2-6, 6-3 in the second round. “But I can be happy with the progress of the level of my tennis.

“There are obvious things that are not working well for me. But I have to keep working on them and pray that — and hope that — my game will get stronger, get better as the matches go the distance. Especially [at] such big tournaments against quality players, you've got to step in. I tried, but obviously, [it] wasn't to be today. Hopefully, [the] next one.”

The 30-year-old Djokovic beat former World No. 4 Kei Nishikori on Monday in the first round at the Caja Magica — his biggest win of his comeback from a right elbow injury.

“I haven't played a whole bunch of matches,” said Djokovic, who is now 6-6 on the year. “But still, two tough opponents, tough matches… There are positives to take out from this, but [it’s] obviously disappointing to go out early in the tournament.

“It's not the end of the world. Obviously, I've played this sport so many years and had a bunch of success. I try to always remind myself and be grateful for that.

“At the same time, nobody is forcing me to play this sport. I do it because I like it. I want to do it. And that's something also that makes me fortunate to play the sport.

"So that's where I draw my strength. And as long as I keep going, as long as I love the sport, I'll keep going. And that's all it is.”

Djokovic will next travel to Rome, hoping to rediscover his peak-performance days, for the Internazionali BNL d’Italia, where he is a four-time titlist.
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Post by Ace2Ace » May Thu 10, 2018 5:54 pm

#ed_op#div#ed_cl#
Djokovic wrote:There are obvious things that are not working well for me. But I have to keep working on them and pray that — and hope that — my game will get stronger, get better as the matches go the distance....
#ed_op#/div#ed_cl##ed_op#div#ed_cl#
Sharapova wrote:...There’s still a few weeks in the leadup to that [Roland Garros]. But, yeah, like today, I mean, I thought I just should have made those smaller adjustments with my feet, moving back....
hmmmm ... Did they both graduate from the same academy in Latvia? lol lol#ed_op#br#ed_cl##ed_op#/div#ed_cl##ed_op#div#ed_cl##ed_op#br#ed_cl##ed_op#/div#ed_cl##ed_op#div#ed_cl#"Small adjustments"? Didn't we hear that after Pova lost to Sevastova in New York last year? #ed_op#br#ed_cl##ed_op#/div#ed_cl#
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Post by Grossefavourite » May Mon 14, 2018 10:09 am

When the ATP Rankings were released Monday, Novak Djokovic fell to No. 18, his lowest standing since 2 October 2006, when he was World No. 22. And as the defending runner-up in Rome, the Serbian has 600 points to defend, putting him in danger of tumbling even further as he continues his comeback from a right elbow injury.

But Djokovic put on one of the best performances since his return on Monday at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia, ousting Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-1, 6-3 in 56 minutes.

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Post by Grossefavourite » May Sat 19, 2018 10:15 am

Strong showing against Rafa today, despite loss.

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