Score, report, and key facts
Djokovic was in a great position at the beginning of the set to break Bautista-Agut in the 2nd game (2-0) before consolidating his break and lead 3-0. Djokovic extended his lead after breaking Roberto in the 8th (6-2) game before winning the set.
The set was pretty even as both sides managed to hold the serve. The only difference was 1 break that the Spaniard conquered in the 3rd game (2-1) before winning the set (6-4).
Similarly to the 2nd set, the set was even with both players refusing to concede anything to the opposition. Eventually, the only discrepancy was one break that the Serbian conquered in the 6th game (4-2) before winning the set (6-3).
Novak in this set was too strong for Roberto and for that reason he won 6-2 after breaking the Spaniard in the 3rd (2-1) and in the 5th (4-1) game.
A crucial moment of the match was when Djokovic won 5 consecutive games in the 4th set to change the scoreline from 0-1 to 5-1.
After this encounter, the head to head between Djokovic and Bautista-Agut is 8-3 for Novak.
After the match, Djokovic commented
“It’s the final of Wimbledon. This is the kind of match that I always dreamed of being part of as a young boy with the tennis racquet. This is what I worked for. I wanted to be in this position. I have a chance to fight for a trophy. Regardless of who’s across the net or what is happening, I’ll definitely give it my all.”
Next Match: Novak Djokovic vs. Roger Federer – H2H and stats
Djokovic will face Federer in the final.
The last time that they fought against each other, Djokovic won 7-66 5-7 7-63 in the semifinal in Paris back in 2018.
Novak Djokovic in London
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