Novak wishes Andy well
NOVAK Djokovic has spoken with Andy Murray to wish him well in his battle to return to fitness.
Murray, who had hip surgery in January, has not played a competitive match since Wimbledon last year but hopes to return in time for this ye a r ’s tournament at SW19.
Djokovic recently had an operation on his elbow in an attempt to cure a problem that has troubled him for the past two years, and is now through to the third round to face Spanish 13th seed Roberto Bautista Agut after a straight-sets win over Jaume Munar.
The Serbian, who has slipped out of the world’s top 20 for the first time since he was a teenager due to his spell out injured, knows just how two-time Wimbledon champ Murray is feeling.
“We spoke recently. I can imagine how difficult it is for him to deal with the injury,” said Djokovic. “I have had quite a similar situation, although his injury takes more time.”