Novak Djokovic can already look back on a long and successful career. In addition to many highs, there were also lows for the Serb. The 35-year-old is now talking about his worst career moment.

Djokovic gives insights: The 21-time Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic reports on the worst moment of his career. “The defeat against Juan Martin del Potro at the Olympic Games in Rio 2016 was the most heartbreaking moment of my entire career,” said the Serb, according to “Tennis World USA”.

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Many successes, but no gold: This defeat was so bitter because he was at the high point of his career and had won four Grand Slams in a row before the Olympics, according to Djokovic. “I felt it was the right time to win gold. Unfortunately, I couldn’t stand the enormous pressure.”