'Diet- obsessed' Djokovic puts pet dog on gluten-free regime for fitness!

   Aug 29, 11:07 am

London, Aug 29 (ANI): World No.1 Novak Djokovic has become so convinced that a gluten-free diet has been the key to his success that he has reportedly even put his pet dog on a gluten-free regime.

According to The Independent, 'Serve To Win', Djokovic's book about the much-publicised diet, has been the talk of tennis since its publication, with the Serb saying that his health has improved markedly since he discovered his intolerance to gluten, a protein found in wheat.

According to Djokovic, he has even put his pet dog Pierre on a gluten-free regime, adding that because to that, his dog has also become fit.

However, Djokovic does not seem to be making many converts to his diet, with Danish player Caroline Wozniacki saying that she is not going to put her pet dog on such a diet as she wants to him to enjoy the life he has.

According to Wozniacki, her dog Bruno would not be going gluten-free, adding that she would rather see him become fat and happy than being too thin and miserable.

Djokovic's diet has also been dismissed by other tennis stars, with Spanish ace Rafael Nadal saying that it is a passing fad, while Wimbledon champion Andy Murray admitted his intolerance with the diet. (ANI)

Djokovic outmuscles gutsy Murray to win fifth Oz Open title Feb 1, 6:24 pm
Melbourne, Feb 01 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic trounced his British opponent Andy Murray in a pulsating four-set thriller to clinch his fifth Australian Open title in Melbourne.
Full Story
Armstrong should be forgiven and get Tour de France titles back, claims Scott Mercier Feb 1, 5:40 pm
London, Feb 01 (ANI): Former US Postal Service Pro Team rider Scott Mercier believes that disgraced American cycling star Lance Armstrong should get back his seven Tour de France titles and be forgiven.
Full Story
Lehmann tips Justin Langer to be Oz's next coach Feb 1, 5:40 pm
Sydney, Feb 01 (ANI): Australian head coach Darren Lehmann has tipped Justin Langer to be his successor in the coaching role, claiming that the former teammate is respected very highly.
Full Story
Neymar to follow ex-Barca teammate Sanchez to Arsenal Feb 1, 5:39 pm
London, Feb 01 (ANI): Brazil football team captain Neymar would be following his former Barcelona teammate Alexis Sanchez and heading to Arsenal.
Full Story
Comments

LATEST STORIES
TOP VIDEO STORIES
PHOTO GALLERY