New Delhi: World primary Novak Djokovic lifted the Wimbledon Men’s Singles title on Sunday (July 11), equaling the record of 20 grand slam titles held by his rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
The Serbian defeated seventh seed Italian Matteo Berrettini 6-7(4) 6-4 6-4 6-3 to clinch his sixth title at Wimbledon.
Djokovic began the match sluggish as he misplaced the primary set in a tie break after exchanging one break every in the course of the set. But he rapidly switched gears and went on to take a lead of 4-0 within the second set. He completed the set with a scoreline of 6-4.
He then raced by the ultimate two units to get the win in 4 units.
He is now solely behind Roger Federer (8) and Pete Sampras (7) within the quantity of Wimbledon titles.
Only final month, Djokovic lifted his nineteenth main trophy on the French Open, defeating Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas within the remaining. He additionally defeated Nadal on the Roland Garros on the semifinal stage.
The Serb has now received all three majors performed this yr together with the Australian Open.
Earlier this yr, he additionally surpassed Federer’s record of the very best quantity of weeks being ranked primary.
Djokovic will probably be a robust favorite going into the US Open, the ultimate slam of the yr.