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Report sparks Djokovic coach rumours

2016-12-14 09:00
Novak Djokovic (Getty)

Berlin - A report from a Serbian publication revealed that Novak Djokovic could sign up Nenad Zimonjic as a new coach.

According to Telegraf, Zimonjic - a fellow Serb, a former doubles world number player and three time grand slam winner - could replace Boris Becker as head coach of Djokovic's team.

The German legend and Djokovic split earlier this month following a disappointing end to the year, where he lost his world number one ranking to Andy Murray.

Marian Vajda, Djokovic's long-time coach, will remain part of the coaching team but is apparently unable to travel with the 12-time grand slam winner to all of the tournaments. Thus, it is imperative for Djokovic to find a replacement for Becker in the near future.

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