Wimbledon 2015: Djokovic Holds Off Andersen, Progresses To Quarter Finals

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Novak Djokovic produced a superb comeback from 2 sets down to win Kevin Andersen in their 4th round match up at the 2015 Wimbledon.

Djokovic reacts during his match against Chiudinelli during the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne

The game started on Monday, and Djokovic showed his class to level matters after Andersen took the first sets 6-7, 6-7.

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The game was postponed due to bad lighting, and continued on Tuesday, with Djokovic taking the last set 7-5.

“Kevin served exceptionally well,” Djokovic said. “This was one of the most difficult matches I have played at Wimbledon in my career.

“At times I was helpless with my return – it was very difficult to read his serve.”

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“I was two sets down and coming back to win gives me great satisfaction and confidence for my next challenge.”

Djokovic will be progressing to his 25th consecutive Grand Slam quarter final, and he’ll meet Marin Cilic for a place in the semi-final.

 

Wana

Wana

Quo non Ascendam. Writer.
E-mail: wana@360nobs.com

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