Tennis

Novak Djokovic tops Roger Federer in the epic Wimbledon 2019 Final

Novak Djokovic celebrates after winning the Wimbledon 2019

Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer in the historic five-set Gentlemen’s Singles Final of the Wimbledon 2019 that lasted for four hours and 57 minutes.

Novak Djokovic (1)7 (7)17 (7)413 (7)
Roger Federer (2)6 (5)66 (4)612 (3)

For the first time in Wimbledon history, a match went to a tie-break in the fifth set and was played for the longest time.

  • Novak Djokovic won the first set 7-6 in 58 minutes.
  • Roger Federer won the second set 6-1 in 29 minutes.
  • Novak Djokovic won the third set 7-6.
  • Roger Federer won the fourth set 6-4
  • Novak Djokovic won the fifth set 13(7)-12(3).

Novak Djokovic won his fifth Wimbledon (2011, 2014, 2015, 2018, and 2019) and 16th overall Grand Slam title which made his tied with Bjorn Borg’s record in SW19.

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic collided for the 48th times in one of the greatest rivalries with Djokovic winning 26 and Federer have won 22 against each other.

Statistics
Novak DjokovicRoger Federer
10Aces25
9Double Faults6
62%1st Serve %63%
54Winners94
52Unforced Errors62
3/8Break Points Won7/13
204Total Points Won218
Road to the Finals

Novak Djokovic

  • 1R – Philipp Kohlschreiber by 6-3 7-5 6-3
  • 2R – Denis Kudla by 6-3 6-2 6-3
  • 3R – Hubert Hurkacz by 7-5 6-7 6-1 6-4
  • 4R – Ugo Humbert by 6-3 6-2 6-3
  • QF – David Goffin (21) by 6-4 6-0 6-2
  • SF – Roberto Bautista Agut (23) by 6-2 4-6 6-3 6-2

Roger Federer:

  • 1R – Lloyd Harris by 3-6 6-1 6-2 6-2
  • 2R – Jay Clarke by 6-1 7-6 6-2
  • 3R – Lucas Pouille (27) by 7-5 6-2 7-6
  • 4R – Matteo Berrettini by 6-1 6-2 6-2
  • QF – Kei Nishikori (8) by 4-6 6-1 6-4 6-4
  • SF – Rafael Nadal (3) by 7-6 1-6 6-3 6-4

Shintaro Mochizuki at the Wimbledon 2019
Shintaro Mochizuki at the Wimbledon 2019 (© AELTC)

Shintaro Mochizuki (10) of Japan defeated Carlos Gimeno Valero of Spain in straight sets 6-3 6-2 to win the Boys Singles Championship at the Wimbledon 2019.


Defending Champion Ivan Dodig and Latisha Chan defeated Robert Lindstedt and Jelena Ostapenko in straight sets 6-2 6-3 to win the Mixed Doubles Final at the Wimbledon 2019.

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