New York - Former world No 1 Novak Djokovic is in doubt for
the US Open due to his elbow injury, Serbian media reported, citing the
country's Davis Cup team doctor.
Djokovic retired hurt during the quarter-finals at Wimbledon
and said he was considering taking a break from playing to recover from the
long-standing injury to his right elbow.
Serbia's Sportski Zurnal reported that the 30-year-old could
face up to 12 weeks on the sidelines.
"He has a bruised bone due to excessive playing,"
it quoted Zdenko Milinkovic as saying.
"Novak is in Toronto undergoing some further tests with
The 12-times grand slam champion won the US Open in 2011 and
2015. This year's tournament begins on August 28.