Novak Djokovic is No. 1 in the world for good reason: he has the best backhand in tennis.
Gone are the days of the versatile one-handed backhands made famous by Ivan Lendl and John McEnroe. With Djokovic’s powerful and penetrating two-handed backhand, the Serbian has risen to the top in the world.
While his backhand is his biggest weapon, Djokovic has some other vitals tools in his arsenal that make up his world-class game.
Let’s take a look as I count down the most important aspects of Djokovic’s game.