NOVAK DJOKOVIC is in Dubai to play his first tournament since winning the Australian Open and is looking to set a new record by reaching an 18th consecutive final.
The world No.1’s run dates back to the 2015 Aussie Open Final and he’s currently tied with Roger Federer on 17 ahead of the Dubai Championships which he’s won four times.
Djokovic starts as 2-5 title favourite (BetVictor) and begins his glory bid today against Tommy Robredo while the other first-round action includes the all-Spanish battle of Guillermo Garcia-Lopez and Feliciano Lopez.
The WTA Tour hits the Qatar Open where recent Grand Slam winner Angelique Kerber tops the betting at 6-1 (Coral) alongside Agnieszka Radwanska (6-1, Winner.com) and the likes of Caroline Wozniacki and Sara Errani are in first-round action today.
For the NBA fans there’s a seven-match fixture list to get your teeth into and Jordan will add his tips later today.