Wimbledon: Roger Federer vs. Novak Djokovic by numbers,


Eleven years after their final at Wimbledon in 2008, which many
consider to be the best match ever, Roger Federer and Rafael
Nadal met again at the All England club.

Unlike this grand fight more than a decade ago, Federer number
2 won his last fight, eventually knocking out Nadal number 3 in the
fifth match to win 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-3, 6.,

. “In the end, it was difficult. Rafa made some incredible shots to
stay in the match, and I thought that the match was at a very high
level, and I liked it. The crowd was awesome. "

"The battles with Rafa are always very special, so it was nice."

Federer will now play seed number 1 and reigning champion Novak
Djokovic in Sunday's final.

Djokovic went through a 6–2, 4–6, 6–3, 6–2 victory over number 23
with the seed of Roberto Bautista Agut, who played in his first
semifinal of Grand Slam.

Federer will seek his 21st Grand Slam title, and Djokovic - on the


“He played well against Bautista Aguta, who, it seemed to me,
played a phenomenal tournament,” said Federer about Djokovic.
“And Novak was again the highest. He is the reigning champion,
and he showed why this week. He was firm from start to finish. I
hope that I can push him to the edge and, I hope, defeat him, but
it will be very difficult, as we know. He is not just number 1 by chance
. He has been so good over the past year, and it is always a special
match against Rafa.

"I am very, very excited, if not more."

After the victory, Djokovic said he plans to watch another semi-final.

“Of course I will watch this,” he told the BBC. “My coaches are likely to
see the whole match ... I also support this match. Federer-Nadal is one
of the greatest matches of all time, so I’m glad to see them play today. "


Here is a breakdown of the final by numbers:

£ 2,350,000.00 / $ 2,983,748: cash prizes for the champion. The
runner-up receives $ 1.49 million.

25-22: Djokovic vs. Federer face to face.

9-6: Djokovic leads Federer in Grand Slam tournaments.

3-1: Djokovic leads Federer in the Grand Slam final, including
victories in the 2014 Wimbledon final and 15 years.

$ 15,000: black market ticket prices in the Wimbledon semi-final
for Darren Cahill from ESPN.

32: Djokvoich won 32 of his last 33 major matches and won three
of the last four Grand Slam tournaments (Wimbledon, US Open,
Australian Open).

6: This is Wimbledon Djokovic's sixth final. He is 4-1, winning in
2011, '14, '15 and '18, and losing to Andy Murray in 2013.

12: This is Wimbledon Federer's 12th final. He is 8-3, winning five
in a row from 2003–07, and then in 2009, 12 and 17. He has two
defeats for Djokovic and one for Nadal.

9: Federer is looking for his 9th Wimbledon title. Pete Sampras
won seven in an open era, and Bjorn Borg won five.


250: Only three men won more than 250 matches in Grand Slam
tournaments: Federer (352), Nadal (275), Djokovic (265).

69: total age of two finalists. Federer is 37 years old (in August he
is 38 years old), and Djokovic is 32 years old.

20: Number of Grand Slam titles for Federer: 8 Wimbledon, 6
Australian Open, 5 US Open, 1 French Open.

15: Number of Grand Slam tournaments for Djokovic: 7 Australian
Open, 4 Wimbledon, 3 US Open, 1 French Open.

101: Match defeats Federer at Wimbledon. No man won 100
matches in the Grand Slam single-player tournament.

53: The number of Grand Slam titles won by the Big Three. Federer
(20), Nadal (18) and Novak Djokovic (15) won 53 of the last 64
Wimbledon meetings in 2003. After Sunday finals, he will be 54
of the last 65. Everyone else on the ATP tour teamed up to win
11 during this last period.

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