Novak Djokovic: My Shoulder Is Fine, I’m Recovered And Ready To Compete
by Tom Gainey | November 19th, 2011, 5:32 pm

Speaking to the press today at the ATP World Tour Finals, top ranked Novak Djokovic reported that his injured right shoulder is back to full strength.

“I have been serving almost 100 per cent in the last two or three days, so for me the shoulder’s fine at this moment and I can say it’s recovered and ready to compete,” Djokovic said who had to withdraw the quarterfinals at Paris last week because of the ailment which has he injured over the summer.

Djokovic is hoping for a second ATP Finals titles to cap what has been a historic season.

“Obviously everybody agrees that this tournament is a crown for all the achievements of the year,” said Djokovic. “Every match that you’re playing is at probably the highest level in our sport, then you have to be on top of your game to win it. Everyone wants to finish the season in great style, that’s what makes this event even more competitive.”

Djokovic will be in action on Monday night against Czech Tomas Berdych in his opening round robin match in Group A.

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8 Comments for Novak Djokovic: My Shoulder Is Fine, I’m Recovered And Ready To Compete

jane Says:

I hope this is the case. Be great to see Nole at full strength again!!

alison hodge Says:

nole says his shoulders fine hmm,all i can say is thats a quick recovery,i really hope he knows what hes doing,hes had a fantastic year it would be a shame to end it with an injury retirement,i suppose we will be able to judge better when we see him play,anyway all the best to nole for the wtf,and all the other guys too,hopefully all will be injury free.

jane Says:

Go Nole, give it yer all!

carlo Says:

Really? This guy makes my head spin. I’d like to believe him but it’s tough to do after Basel and Paris.

queen Says:


Kimmi Says:

Queen still better about nole beating can be tough.

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Lulu Iberica Says:

I never know what to think about Novak’s injuries. Whatever. I try to ignore it all, but when he got whipped by Nishikori and then withdrew in Paris I gave in and figured he must really be hurt. All I can say is go Rog and Rafa. (Mostly Rafa!)

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