Zivojinovic resigns as Serbia’s tennis chief
Serbian state television reports that Serbia tennis federation
president Slobodan Zivojinovic has resigned following a
disagreement with Novak Djokovic’s family.
The decision will be announced at a federation meeting scheduled
for Nov. 24 according to the report and Zivojinovic will be
replaced by Serbia’s Foreign Minister Vuk Jeremic.
Former top-ranked player Zivojinovic had fallen out with
Djokovic’s father after Serbia won the Davis Cup last year. The
father of the top-ranked Djokovic had said Zivojinovic did little
to help the careers of his son or other Serbian players.
Zivojinovic reportedly said he was resigning because of his
obligations with the International Tennis Federation and its Davis