In an interview with Vesti, Jelena Djokovic, world no. 1 Novak Djokovic's wife expressed deep discontent due to excessive public attention and lack of privacy. She also acknowledged that being the wife of the best Serbian athlete of all time had not been an easy task.
"I am conscious that as a wife of a well-known athlete I may possibly be fascinating for the tabloids, that is why I try out not to give them considerably materials to compose about me," Jelena said. "The development of know-how and social networks have contributed to creating the life of community figures obtainable on all occasions.
At to start with, the encounter does not alarm you mainly because it can bring you some troubles. We glimpse at public figures and feel that sort of publicity is all right. But as time goes on, you… deficiency anonymity, you lack the privacy to be equipped to do whatever you like at any time, in any predicament.
I resolved that concerning the way I see and enjoy myself and what the public expects, I opt for not to disappoint myself." Jelena and Novak married in 2014. They are parents to two children, a son, Stefan born in 2014 and daughter Tara born in 2017.
Jelena is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Djokovic's eponymous Novak Djokovic Foundation. The foundation focuses on providing pre-school education by teaming up with educational institutions in their native country, Serbia.