Novak Djokovic: His six successful Wimbledon finals | Tennis Information

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LONDON: Novak Djokovic on Sunday gained his sixth Wimbledon title with a 6-7 (4/7), 6-4, 6-4, 6-Three victory over Italy’s Matteo Berrettini.
This is a have a look at his six successful finals:
1) Djokovic gained his first Wimbledon title, dethroning champion Rafael Nadal to rejoice his coronation as new world primary in type.
It was the 24-year-old Serb’s third Grand Slam title, so as to add to his 2008 and 2011 Australian Open victories, and 50th win his final 51 matches.
Djokovic additionally denied the Spaniard, the champion in 2008 and 2010, an 11th Grand Slam title.
“It is one of the best day of my life. That is probably the most particular match that I at all times dreamed about successful after I was younger,” mentioned Djokovic.
2) Djokovic ended Federer’s hopes of a report eighth Wimbledon title, successful his second Wimbledon and seventh Grand Slam title.
Djokovic overcame squandering a championship level within the fourth set the place he led 5-2 as he ended a streak of three losses in finals on the majors.
“After dropping the fourth set it wasn’t straightforward to go on and win the fifth set, I do not understand how I did it,” mentioned Djokovic who additionally reclaimed the world primary spot from Rafael Nadal.
3) Defending champion Djokovic gained a 3rd Wimbledon title and a ninth Grand Slam crown, ruthlessly shattering as soon as once more Federer’s bid for a report eighth All England Membership triumph.
World primary Djokovic added the 2015 Wimbledon title to the Australian Open he captured in January.
It was a cathartic second for Djokovic only a month after his heartbreaking French Open closing defeat in opposition to Stan Wawrinka — a loss that denied him the one main title he had but to win.
“It is a huge problem taking part in in opposition to Roger. A number of gamers of my era have regarded as much as him and adopted his lead,” mentioned Djokovic
4) Djokovic powered to his fourth Wimbledon title and 13th main with a rout of South Africa’s Kevin Anderson.
Djokovic grew to become a Grand Slam champion for the primary time since successful the 2016 French Open.
It was the Serb’s first Wimbledon crown since 2015, making the world quantity 21 the bottom ranked man to win on the All England Membership since Goran Ivanisevic in 2001.
“I had many moments of doubt, I did not know if may come again to this stage to compete,” mentioned Djokovic, who additionally gained the Wimbledon title in 2011, 2014 and 2015.
Two years earlier, he had misplaced to Sam Querrey within the third spherical and alluded to difficulties in his non-public life.
He additionally spent two durations off tour with a critical elbow damage which noticed him drop out of the world’s prime 20 earlier in 2018 for the primary time since 2006.
5) Djokovic triumphed over Federer having saved two championship factors within the match’s longest ever closing and which was settled by an historic tie-break.
The Serb claimed his fifth Wimbledon title, taking his Grand Slam tally to 16 after Four hours and 57 minutes on a courtroom the place most spectators had been firmly behind the Swiss who was 37 on the time.
“When the gang is chanting ‘Roger’ I hear ‘Novak’,” mentioned Djokovic, the primary man since Bob Falkenburg in 1948 to win the Wimbledon title having saved match factors.
6) Djokovic gained a record-equalling 20th Grand Slam title and sixth Wimbledon with a four-set victory over battling Matteo Berrettini of Italy.
The world primary moved stage on 20 majors with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
His win additionally put him three-quarters of the best way to the primary calendar Grand Slam of all 4 majors since 1969.
A sixth victory on the All England Membership for Djokovic, who was taking part in in his 30th closing on the Slams, added to his 9 Australian Opens, two Roland Garros titles in addition to three on the US Open.

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