Sasa Ozmo

The likes of Andre Agassi, Jelena Dokić and Marat Safin got him hooked on the little yellow ball. Has been covering tennis professionally for more than a decade. Particularly fond of lobs and hitting the ball on the rise. Based in Belgrade, he is your go-to guy for players from ex-Yugoslavia, but you can ask him almost anything tennis-related and he probably won’t disappoint. Author of the book "Sports Journalism", which aims mostly to help young students/journalists embarking on an exciting path of sport reporting.

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Bernarda Pera in Hamburg, 2022
July 29, 2022

“I was fed up with everything” – How Bernarda Pera went from fed up to rocketing up the rankings

In this Tennis Majors exclusive, Bernarda Pera spoke about her splendid run of...
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Mehmet Medjedovic and Novak Djokovic, 2022
July 26, 2022

How Novak Djokovic took care of all the financial costs of Serbian youngster Hamad Medjedovic’s career

In his endeavor to help Serbian and ex-Yugoslavian tennis grow, Novak Djokovic for...
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Djokovic crying, Wimbledon 2022 final
July 11, 2022

‘Australia and the aftermath left me stressed out’ – Relieved Djokovic explains why he cried after the final

A tearful Novak Djokovic explained why he was so visibly emotional after winning...
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Elena Rybakina in her coach Stefano Vukov's arms, Wimbledon 2022
July 9, 2022

Stefano Vukov, Rybakina’s coach : “She belongs here”

In a Tennis Majors exclusive, Stefano Vukov, the Croatian coach of Wimbledon champion...
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Novak Djokovic, Wimbledon 2022, training session
July 9, 2022

“My close ones let me be by myself, not much communication” : How Novak Djokovic handles a Grand Slam final

The former world No 1 has more experience than any man in history...
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Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal about abdominal injuries
July 9, 2022

Djokovic reveals his documentary release date and reflects on Nadal’s injury, similar to the one he had in 2021

Having suffered an abdominal tear in the midst of his 2021 Australian Open...
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Djokovic and Kyrgios, Indian Wells 2017
July 8, 2022

Djokovic on Kyrgios – ‘He stood by me and I’m grateful for that’

Novak Djokovic comments on Nick Kyrgios' wild match with Stefanos Tsitsipas and what...
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Novak Djokovic, Wimbledon 2022
July 6, 2022

Mamba mentality: The exact words Djokovic told himself in the mirror

A mid-match break and pep talk made the difference for the defending Wimbledon...
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Ajla Tomljanovic, 2022
July 5, 2022

Tomljanovic : “The feeling of victory in a tennis match is a feeling that cannot be reproduced anywhere in life”

Ajla Tomlanovic answers Tennis Majors' questions on chasing her tennis dream, before her...
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Stefanos Tsitsipas
July 5, 2022

‘What happened to me at the US Open could have happened to Tsitsipas’ – Djokovic on third-round chaos versus Kyrgios

The 20-time Grand Slam champion had a couple of words of advice for...
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Marjan Vajda
June 30, 2022

“It is strange to be at Wimbledon, but not with Novak Djokovic” – Marian Vajda

In the Tennis Majors exclusive, Marian Vajda divulges details of his conversation with...
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Novak Djokovic
June 29, 2022

‘I don’t see the logic’ – Djokovic weighs in on rules preventing him from playing US Open

There has been yet more discussion about Novak Djokovic's vaccination status and how...
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Goran Ivanisevic
June 4, 2022

Ivanisevic exclusive: I can’t sleep now, but Novak will be ready for Wimbledon

Goran Ivanisevic, Novak Djokovic’s coach, feels that the body language and energy were...
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Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, Roland-Garros 2021
May 31, 2022

“Djokovic didn’t avoid Nadal’s forehand last year, as some would suggest doing” : the tactical keys of the Djokovic vs Nadal matchup

As we prepare of Tuesday's French Open quarter-final showdown between Novak Djokovic and...
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Novak Djokovic with a pink racquet, 1991
May 31, 2022

The story about Novak Djokovic’s first racquet — a pink one

Before Novak Djokovic faces Rafael Nadal in the French Open quarter-finals on Tuesday,...
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Goran Ivanisevic, Monte-Carlo 2022
May 28, 2022

“Novak is a genius, because it takes so little for him to be back on his highest level” – Exclusive interview with Goran Ivanisevic

In an interview with Tennis Majors, Ivanisevic speaks about Djokovic regaining his form...
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Johan Örtegren
May 28, 2022

Coach Örtegren: “Miomir (Kecmanovic) can be Top 10, of course”

As Miomir Kecmanovic has risen to career-high number 31 in the rankings, his...
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Sebastian Baez from Argentina (R) celebrates his victory during the Millennium Estoril Open Final ATP 250 tennis tournament
May 24, 2022

“We have accomplished everything purely by our effort and hard work” – Fast-rising Argentine Sebastian Baez

A former junior world No 1, 21-year-old Sebastian Baez is already ranked among...
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Novak Djokovic, 2022
May 21, 2022

Djokovic grateful to sponsors who resisted to the pressure about his non-vaccination

Novak Djokovic stated that his main sponsors faced pressure related to his non-vaccinated...
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Miomir Kecmanovic, 2022
May 4, 2022

One of the hottest players on Tour: How Miomir Kecmanovic became the best Serbian tennis player in 2022

Former junior world No 1 Miomir Kecmanović is coming of age at the...
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Marian Vajda in 2013
May 3, 2022

Marian Vajda explains decision to coach Alex Molcan: “I wanted to work with a Slovak”

Novak Djokovic's former coach says the lure of helping a Slovak player was...
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