VIDEO: Novak Djokovic visits David Letterman

by: Jonathan Scott August 21, 2014

Djokovic is the top seed at next week's U.S. Open. (AP Photo)

Leave it to David Letterman to make Novak Djokovic play the straight guy in a comedic encounter. The funnyman commonly known as Dave will retire in late summer 2015, but not before inciting bellies full of laughs opposite the likes of Djokovic.

Dave made like most of us and remarked incredulously at Djokovic's flexibility on court: "That looks like you injured yourself."

The world's No. 1 player talked about growing up in Serbia as well, and how his parents met on a ski slope:

Laid-back and dressed down, Djokovic certainly holds his own with the world's No. 1 cranky jokester.

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