The finals of Wimbledon 2019 saw the two all time greats of grass courts, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer slugging it out in a match of epic proportions. The final bore testimony to one of the finest strokeplays and classical skills witnessed in a long long time. However, in the end, the current number 1 player, Novak Djokovic came on top of the ageless Roger Federer and assumed ownership of his fifth Wimbledon title. The match would be known for its swinging fortunes and marathon innings as Novak won it with a mind boggling scoreline of 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 13-12 (3).
The match went on to the wire with Federer having two match points at 8-7 in the 5th set. However, Novak prevailed on him by winning the tie breaker. An ecstatic Djokovic said it to be one among the top three finals of his career and that too against one of the greatest players of all time. Roger expressed hope that his fight would inspire many not to get cowed down by age but to beat the odds.
At the end, Novak Djokovic triumphed thanks to his perseverance and single minded dedication while Federer was left ruing his luck for squandering a string of chances.