World No. 1 Novak Djokovic announced the news on Wednesday morning that his wife Jelena Ristic had given birth to a health baby boy. The Serbian star took to twitter to reveal then news, as well as the name of the boy: Stefan.
Joining the likes of Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka, the two other fathers in the Top 5, Djokovic posted a note on his official website confirming the news.
“We are delighted to announce that Jelena Djokovic gave birth to a wonderful, healthy and a lovely boy, called Stefan. The birth went in the best possible manner, baby and the mother feel well. “
It was also mentioned that Djokovic will return to competition at the Paris Bercy ahead of the Barclays ATP World Tour Final.
“Novak will spend the following several days with the baby and his wife Jelena, after which he travels to Paris, where he will compete at the ATP Masters tournament.”
Djokovic and Ristic got married back in July, a mere few days following the Serb’s five set thriller against Federer to lift his second Wimbledon crown.