The strained relationship between the Djokovic clan and the Federer family is surprisingly prosperous. Contrary to all the disagreements of past weeks and months, Djokovic seems to feel a great need to welcome Roger Federer to Belgrade.
The Serbian Open director returned the clay court tournament to the ATP agenda in 2021 after nine years of absence. He aims for a duel between his brother Novak and the Swiss. “I sincerely hope we have Federer as our guest one day,” said Djokovic in the “Wish & Go” podcast.
In addition to “Djocare,” US Open winner Dominic Tim has confirmed his participation in the 250th tournament. Unfortunately, for financial reasons, Federer was not present. “We can’t afford it, the budget is not enough at the moment. But we’ll call him next year. “I can promise you that,” says Djokovic. (secret)
Publication date: April 12, 2021, 8:20 pm