Novak, Jacovitti: Tim Ireland/ AP Photo
Swiss Roger Federer lost to Serb Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon final. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
The match was held in London on Sunday, July 14, and ended with the victory of Djokovic in five parties (7:6, 1:6, 7:6, 4:6, 13:12). The meeting lasted 4 hours and 55 minutes. For the first time in the history of the tournament in the final match was played tie-break in the last game.
Djokovic defended the title won last year. All in all, on account of his five victories at Wimbledon and only 16 in the tournament series “Grand slam”.
In the final women’s event won by Simona Halep. She defeated Serena Williams in two parties — 6:2, 6:2.
The prize Fund of Wimbledon this year was 38 million pounds.
Video, photo All from Russia.