'It has been a while since Novak Djokovic...', says former ATP star



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'It has been a while since Novak Djokovic...', says former ATP star

Andy Murray's recent streak on the ATP tour so far has been nothing short of extraordinary despite the result. In almost every game, the former world number one fought back and ended up winning some and losing some as well.

After losing to Spaniard Carlos Alcaraz in the second round in Vienna, Murray is set to play the final Masters 1000 event of the season in Paris next week. The Brit is likely to face a qualifier in his first round match. As part of Halloween week, Tennis Channel has asked a series of spooky questions to players like Felix Auger-Aliassime, Denis Shapavolov, Grigor Dimitrov, etc.

Andy Murray prefers to be chased by Roger Federer rather than Novak Djokovic In the segment where players were asked whether they would rather be chased by Novak Djokovic or Roger Federer, the Brit gave a hilarious answer as expected.

"Novak has haunted me for much of my career, to be honest, so I'll probably go with Roger," Andy commented. Both Murray and Djokovic met thirty-six times on the ATP circuit, and it is the Serbian who enjoys a clear dominance over Andy with 25 victories.

His last meeting was four years ago in the final of the ATP Qatar Open, where Djokovic defeated the Briton in a three-set thriller. Murray enjoys a better head-to-head win percentage against Federer On the other hand, Murray enjoys a better head-to-head percentage against Roger Federer.

In the twenty-five times the duo have met on tour thus far, Federer has won 14 of them, while Murray has managed to win 11 matches. Due to his downfall in the rankings, Murray has faced a lot of youngsters on the tour over the past few years.

Corretja opens up on Djokovic

Alex Corretja recently expressed his surprise at Novak Djokovic's participation in the upcoming Rolex Paris Masters. At the same time, however, Corretja acknowledged that Djokovic is not someone who would let go of a chance to create more records.

"Yes I am a bit [surprised]," Corretja said. "Because in a way, it has been a while since he has not played." The Spaniard went on to admit that every single record counts for a driven player like Novak Djokovic, which he believes is the reason why the Serb didn't skip the Paris Masters.

"When you try to become the greatest in history, everything counts," Corretja added. "For Novak, I think finishing the year at number one in the world is important."