Novak Djokovic Defeats Roger Federer in Five-Set Wimbledon Final
Novak Djokovic Defeats Roger Federer in Five-Set Wimbledon Final Novak Djokovic won back-to-back men’s finals and his fifth Wimbledon title.
Djokovic defeated Federer 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 13-12 (3).
Djokovic is unbeaten against Federer in three Wimbledon final matchups.
The fifth-set tiebreaker was the first in history for a men's final at any of the four Grand Slam championships.
It was also the longest final in Wimbledon history at four hours and 57 minutes.
Novak Djokovic, via statement It was Djokovic's 16th Grand Slam title, who is now four behind Federer's record 20 Grand Slams. Novak Djokovic, via statement