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    Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns against Switzerland's Roger Federer during their men's singles final on day thirteen of the 2019 Wimbledon Championships

    Djokovic Beats Federer, Wins His Fifth Wimbledon Title

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    This was the longest final at Wimbledon ever, lasting 4 hours and 57 minutes, AFP reported.

    Novak Djokovic of Serbia has defeated Roger Federer of Switzerland to claim his fifth Wimbledon title. 

    The 32-year-old Serbian won in an unprecedentedly tense match 7-6 (7/5), 1-6, 7-6, (7/4), 4-6, 13-12 (7/3), increasing the number of his Grand Slams to 16.

    Fans have taken to social media to share their emotions after the game.  

    Irrespective of their favourites, all fans were left greatly impressed with the length, quality and intensity of the game.

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