The President of the Republic of Srpska Željka Cvijanović extended her congratulations to Novak Đoković on the occasion of winning the “Laureus” award for the best sportsman in the world in 2018.
“On behalf of the citizens of the Republic of Srpska and myself, I congratulate you on winning the prestigious “Laureus” award for the best sportsman in the world in 2018. Despite strong competition and prominent sports names, your successes and achievements have been recognised globally, which makes all of us who follow and wholeheartedly support your successes very proud.
On this occasion, I would particularly like to point out a positive example you offer to young generations and athletes, as with devoted work, persistence and faith in yourself one achieves superior results and in the best way promotes true human values. With the sincere wishes to achieve only the greatest results in the future, I cordially greet you”, reads the congratulatory note of the President Cvijanović.