Wimbledon 2019: Novak Djokovic Battles Past Roger Federer In Five-Set Thriller Final

Novak Djokovic edged past Roger Federer to claim the 2019 Wimbledon Men's Singles title, winning 7-6 (7-6), 1-6, 7-6 (7-4), 4-6, 13-12 (7-3).

July 15, 2019

Novak Djokovic had to do it the hard way and battle past Roger Federer in a five-set thriller to win the Wimbledon Men's Singles title.

The Serbian started with a first set win, 7-6.

Federer staged a comeback, wrapping the second set in a one-sided 1-6 win.

Hoping to dominate proceedings after losing the second set, Djokovic put in a spirited display to win the third set, 7-6.

Once again showing that he is not done yet, Federer made it look easy, coasting past his opponent in the fourth set, 4-6.

Djokovic won the fifth and final set via a tiebreaker, finishing it at 13-12, to claim the title.

Djokovic defeated Federer, 7-6 (7-6), 1-6, 7-6 (7-4), 4-6, 13-12 (7-3), to win the Wimbledon title.