Fifty Five Minutes, One Five Hours, Forty Minutes discussed on SportsCenter AllNight


Ahead run of the twelve leading a Max Muncie bases loaded walk which brought in the go ahead run they would tack on a couple more what it's seven to four again the one five hours and forty minutes in London on Sunday the gentleman's championship at Wimbledon four hours fifty five minutes Novak Djokovic comes out on top the rules changed for this year and then a fifth set tiebreaker ESPN analyst Brad Gilbert was there I just witnessed one of the most epic tennis matches I've ever seen the first grand slam final fifth set tiebreaker we hadn't had one alternate long and Novak Djokovic professionals beating Roger Federer thirteen twelve in the fifth it's the first time a player has stayed match points in a grand slam final since Gaston Gaudio did it in the two thousand and four French Open final for the first three sets of some house no good no bad joke of its finds himself up two sets to one and he did not have a break point federal lifted his game in the four set to take it into a fifth set Djokovic with that early break in the fifth set it looked like he was going to sprint to the finish line and Roger just dug down deep he put himself in a position to win this match at two match points at eight seven in the fifth and that's were Novak Djokovic dug deep came up with a couple of amazing shots silenced the crowd and goes on to I believe his greatest victory of his career and he is now the fourth player in the open era to win the Wimbledon title at least five times he is now four slams away from the great Roger Federer and two away from Rafael Nadal I think this win will lift him now to becoming the all time slam leader you must tip your cap to the great Roger Federer that fifth set lasted two hours and two minutes he had to play Nadal in the semis he had to play Djokovic in the final and he looked fresh as a daisy but in the end this is a match I believe people will be talking about fifty years from now as an epic match the thrill of victory agony of defeat I blasted just got to see what I saw today twenty five games played in the fifth set second most in a final in the open era Djokovic prevails he comes away with his sixteenth career major title this kind of practice your work for you live for they give send Cindy give value to every minute you spend on the court training and and and working to get yourself in this position and played played a match with one of your greatest rivals of all time it was probably the the most demanding mentally most demanding match for that was ever part of I had most physically demanding match against Nadal in final so Australia they went almost six hours but mentally this was this was a different level joke image too shy of Rafael Nadal for second all time in major titles for shy of Roger Federer's record Federer was also trying for a new record trying to break generals walls record for the oldest man to win a grand slam title thank.

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