Maria Sharapova remembers a fun dinner with 'fanboy' Novak Djokovic
MOSCOW: five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova has revealed that his fellow tennis star and world No. 1 Novak Djokovic He was once a fanboy over her at dinner.
During a live Instagram conversation with the Serbian ace, Sharapova, who asked for his illustrious career in February, said: I remember we played this little exhibition. I was young, you were young, long before you had Grand Slam titles. I don't know if you even won a tournament at the time, Sharapova said. This part of the chat was shared by ATP Tour on his official Twitter account.
You said if you won (in a mixed doubles game), I would have to pay for dinner. I thought, 'Okay, whatever, who is this boy?' Sharapova recalled.
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You won and you thought, 'We had dinner tonight. Let's go to the Japanese place! ' I thought: Are you serious? Are you and I going to dinner tonight? So we did it. We ended up going to dinner and it was a lot of fun because you took it out, I think it was an old Kodak camera and you asked the waiter to take a picture of us ... and here we are, he said.
It is actually what happened. Maria is telling the truth, Djokovic said, laughing.
I think you were fanboying, Sharapova replied.
Djokovic recently said that he was mentally empty and confused at the beginning of the ongoing freeze on the tennis calendar due to the coronavirus pandemic.
El deporte lleva más de un mes parado debido al brote de pandemic.
Djokovic has enjoyed a fit revival after a fall in late 2017 and most of 2018. He was ready to defend his Wimbledon This year's title before the grass court Grand Slam was canceled for the first time since World War II.