Novak Djokovic can emulate Rod Laver’s grand slam record

Melbourne (CNN)Hours after beating Rafael Nadal in the Australian Open final, Novak Djokovic was asked if he could complete the calendar year grand slam.

For some, the question might have been premature since three majors remain in what is an exceedingly long tennis season and not many have been able to get past the great Nadal at his beloved French Open — the next stop on the grand slam merry-go-round in late May.
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But taking into consideration how the Serb demolished Nadal — traditionally his biggest rival — one can certainly understand why the query came.

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Author: Suravi Farzana