Following his perfect conclusion to the 2014 season, Novak Djokovic has announced his schedule for the first three months of the coming year. Amongst those mentioned events will be a debut appearance in Doha.
Djokovic will begin 2015 with an exhibition event on Jan. 2 at the Mubadala World Tennis Championships. The event will also feature the likes of Rafael Nadal, Stanislas Wawrinka, Andy Murray, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Gael Monfils.
The world No. 1 will then make his debut at the Qatar ExxonMobil Open, which takes place between Jan. 4-10. This will mark the first time since 2009 that Djkovic plays a professional tournament ahead of the season-opening Grand Slam in Melbourne.
In February, Djokovic will play the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, which begins February 23rd. He will then lead his country in a Davis Cup tie against Croatia in March.
And finally, after completing the Indian Wells-Miami double this season, Djokovic will look to begin his hard court season with replicate performances this season at the BNP Paribas Open and the Miami Open presented by Itau.