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Novak Djokovic won the Men’s Wimbledon Tennis Open defeating Roger Federer

Jul 7, 2014 12:12 IST

Novak Djokovic of Serbia on 6 July 2014 won the Men’s Wimbledon Tennis Open defeating Roger Federer of Switzerland. He defeated Federer 6-7(7), 6-4, 7-6(4), 5-7, 6-4. This is the second Wimbledon title for 27-year-old, Djokovic and seventh career Grand Slam. Djokovic won his first Wimbledon title in 2011.

With this win world number two Djokovic reclaimed top spot in the men’s rankings replacing Rafael Nadal for the first time since September 2013.

This defeat of 32-year-old Federer ended his bid to become the oldest Wimbledon Champion in the Open Era and of breaking the record of seven titles he shares with Pete Sampras.

In the women’s single Petra Kvitova of Czechoslovakia won the Wimbledon Tennis Open defeating Canada’s Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-0.


Other Results of Wimbledon Open
Mixed Doubles: Nenad Zimonjic (Serbia) and Samantha Stosur (Australia) beat Max Mirnyi (Belarus) and Hao-Ching Chan (China)
Men’s Doubles: Vasek Pospisil (Canada) and Jack Sock (USA) defeated Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan of USA
Women's Doubles: Sara Errani (Italy) and Roberta Vinci (Italy) beat Timea Babos (Hungary) and Kristina Mladenovic (France)
Boys Singles: Noah Rubin of USA beat Stefan Kozlov of USA
Girls Singles: Jelena Ostapenko (Latvia) beat Kristina Schmiedlova (Slovakia)

 

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