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Djokovic begins training with Becker

ESPN staff
December 22, 2013
Djokovic names Becker as head coach

Novak Djokovic and Boris Becker have begun training together following the news that the legendary German will be the head coach of the world No. 2.

On Wednesday, it was announced that the six-time grand slam champion would join the Djokovic camp for the new season. Becker admitted he was "surprised and honoured" to take on the role as

Djokovic's head coach, while revealing he was approached a day after Djokovic lost top spot in the rankings to Rafael Nadal in October.

And Djokovic and Becker have set to work on trying to reclaim the world No. 1 position from Nadal in the new season.

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