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    Djokovic wins record 8th Australian Open title

Djokovic wins record 8th Australian Open title

Novak Djokovic, Serbian professional tennis player, has beaten Austria's Dominic Thiem to claim his 17th Grand Slam singles title at the 2020 Australian Open. Djokovic's triumph against the Austrian makes it a record-extending eighth Australian Open title for the Serbian, who had before now won in 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2019. The 32-year-old Belgrade native becomes the first man [...]

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    Djokovic beats Federer to reach Australian Open final

Djokovic beats Federer to reach Australian Open final

Serbia's Novak Djokovic has knocked Roger Federer out of the 2020 Australian Open semi final match at the Rod Laver Arena. The seven time champion sailed into his eighth Australian finals, which is an all-time record for final appearance at the tournament. The 32-year-old defending champion beat Federer in a three set 7-6, 6-4, 6-4. https://twitter.com/australianopen/status/1222838965096632320?s=21 "The match could have definitely gone a different [...]

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    Djokovic wins 7th Australian Open title

Djokovic wins 7th Australian Open title

Serbia's Novak Djokovic beat Spanish Rafael Nadal to clinch his third consecutive Grand Slam and record seventh Australian Open title at the 2019 edition. The world number one outclassed the number two in a 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 three straight sets to claim his 15th Grand Slam title. Djokovic made nine unforced errors and Nadal 28. The Serb's converted five of eight break [...]

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    Djokovic, Nadal to square off in Australian Open final

Djokovic, Nadal to square off in Australian Open final

Novak Djokovic, world number one tennis player, will come up against the power and resilience of Rafael Nadal in the final of the first Grand Slam of the year, the Australian Open. Djokovic, 31, breezed past his opponent, Lucas Pouille, in less than 90 minutes, defeating the Frenchman 6-0 6-2 6-2. The gulf in class was evident from the start, with [...]

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    Federer, Djokovic, Nadal, Serena march into Australian Open second round

Federer, Djokovic, Nadal, Serena march into Australian Open second round

Australian Open got underway in Melbourne with the big guns -- Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams -- all waltzing through the first round with minimal fuss. Defending champion, Federer, picked apart Denis Istomin in straight sets with a 6-3 6-4 6-4 win. Federer, who has won the tournament six times, will face Britain's Dan Evans in the second [...]

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    Djokovic wins US Open for 14th Grand Slam title

Djokovic wins US Open for 14th Grand Slam title

Novak Djokovic defeated Juan Martin del Potro to win his 14th Grand Slam men's singles title on Sunday. Djokovic continued his dominance over Del Potro with a three straight set win of 6-3, 7-6, 6-3 to claim his third US Open title. The duo last met in a Grand Slam in the 2013 Wimbledon semi-final when Djokovic prevailed in five sets after [...]

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Djokovic wins fourth Wimbledon title

Novak Djokovic has won his fourth Wimbledon title after beating South Africa's Kevin Anderson in three straight sets. Djokovic who saw off Rafa Nadal on Saturday, triumphed 6-2 6-2 7-6 on Centre Court to win his 13th grand slam. The Serb had a smooth first set of the men's singles final against Anderson in just 29 minutes. Both men had to try to [...]

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Tennis legend Boris Becker declared bankrupt after failure to pay long-standing debts

Former Tennis world No 1 Boris Becker has been declared bankrupt - by a court official who watched him play on Centre Court. Lawyers for the three-time Wimbledon winner pleaded with a Bankruptcy Court registrar in London on Wednesday for "a last chance" to pay a long-standing debt, according to Sky Sports . But Miss Registrar Christine Derrett, who recalled watching him [...]

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    Murray overtakes Djokovic as world number one

Murray overtakes Djokovic as world number one

Briton Andy Murray will take over from Novak Djokovic as world number one Tennis player when the rankings are updated on Monday. This was after his Paris Masters semi-final opponent Milos Raonic withdrew with a leg injury on Saturday. “I have a grade one tear on my right quad and unfortunately won’t be able to face Murray in the semi-final,” Canadian Raonic [...]

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    Querrey knocks Djokovic out of Wimbledon

Querrey knocks Djokovic out of Wimbledon

Novak Djokovic crashed out of Wimbledon on Saturday after going down to Sam Querrrey in four sets. The World No.1 was beaten 6-7 1-6 6-3 6-7 in a pulsating rain-delayed clash on Court 1. Djokovic became the first man to win four consecutive grand slams since 1969 when he won last month's French Open. It's the first time the Serb has suffered defeat at at [...]

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    Djokovic beats Murray to win his 6th Australian Open

Djokovic beats Murray to win his 6th Australian Open

Novak Djokovic has defeated Andy Murray to clinch his sixth Australian Open championship title and also his 11th Grand Slam. The world number one won a thrilling final 6-1, 7-5, 7-6 (7-3). Murray fought hard after a wretched start but ultimately could not cling on to the pace set by Djokovic, who has suffered just one defeat in six years on Rod Laver [...]

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    Djokovic beats Federer to win Wimbledon

Djokovic beats Federer to win Wimbledon

Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer in Wimbledon finals to win his ninth Grand Slam title. Djokovic has had to play his finals against great players on the road. Federer, one of the most beloved figures in sports, who will turn 34 next month, hit many a high note on his way to the final and in an extraordinary second-set tiebreaker on Sunday [...]

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    Djokovic wins 5th Australian Open title, denies Murray, again

Djokovic wins 5th Australian Open title, denies Murray, again

Andy Murray suffered more Melbourne misery as Novak Djokovic beat him in four sets to win a record fifth Australian Open title on Sunday. The Serbian’s 7-6 (7-5) 6-7 (4-7) 6-3 6-0 win means that Murray has now lost his sixth Grand Slam final – four in this tournament – to the world No. 1. It marked Djokovic's eighth career Grand Slam [...]

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    Djokovic: China open win my best career performance

Djokovic: China open win my best career performance

Novak Djokovic has described his 6-0, 6-2 win over Tomas Berdych at the China Open Sunday as his greatest ever final. The Serb was 5-0 ahead in the second set as he tore through his Czech opponent, who knew he was staring at an embarrassing defeat, with a brilliant serving display. Berdych laughed as he pretended to hand his racket to [...]

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    Highlights: Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer Wimbledon 2014

Highlights: Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer Wimbledon 2014

Highlights from the 2014 Gentlemen's Singles Final between Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic Source: Wimbledon [...]

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    Nadal beats Djokovic to win French Open

Nadal beats Djokovic to win French Open

Rafael Nadal of Spain won an unprecedented ninth French Open championship Sunday, denying Serbia's Novak Djokovic his quest to secure a career Grand Slam with the only major he lacks. Nadal wore down No. 2 Djokovic 3-6, 7-5, 6-2, 6-4 in a match that went 3 hours and 31 minutes, becoming the first man to win five consecutive titles in Paris. The [...]

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