WIMBLEDON – Novak Djokovic repeats the 2018 success at Wimbledon and rises to five overall trophies in the London tournament, beating Roger Federer in a marathon final of almost five hours, 4 hours and 57 minutes to be precise. The score: 7-6, 1-6, 7-6, 4-6, 13-12 (7-3): this is the first time that Wimbledon has been awarded with the new tie-break rule on 12-12 at the fifth set .
With today's triumph "Nole" Djokovic brings to 16 the slams won in his career: five Wimbledons, seven Australian Open, three US Open and one Roland Garros.
Wimbledon, Federer: "Final to remember? I will try to forget it quickly … ". Djokovic: "The best final I've ever played".
"Final to remember? I will try to forget it. It was a great game, it was a long one, but I have to be satisfied with my performance. I have to congratulate myself. I hope I have given others the chance to believe that at 37, it's not over. Now I have to recover, but I'm still standing. Is my family proud? They may not be happy with the dish … ". Thus Roger Federer, after losing the final in the fifth set on the grass of Wimbledon against Novak Djokovic.
"If not the most exciting, this was one of the best finals I've ever played, against one of the greatest of all time, for which I have a lot of respect." Novak Djokovic, the very fresh winner of Wimbledon 2019, tells the audience, from the speaker microphone, his feelings after the beautiful final won against Roger Federer. "Unfortunately – adds the Serbian giving a further demonstration of fair play – in this kind of games one of the two must finally lose".
The YouTube video with the decisive point that crowned Djokovic at the end of one of the most beautiful tennis matches ever in the history of Wimbledon (source: Ansa).
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