Novak Djokovic def Matteo Berrettini; Roger Federer response, rating, consequence

Roger Federer has led the tributes to Novak Djokovic after the world primary claimed his sixth Wimbledon crown.

The 34-year-old had proven all his battling qualities and psychological power to come back from a set down and beat Matteo Berrettini 6-7 (4/7), 6-4, 6-4, 6-3 for a report equalling twentieth Grand Slam.

He paid tribute to each Federer and Rafael Nadal in his victory speech.

“They’re the explanation why I’m the place I’m right now,” Djokovic stated,

“They confirmed me what I wanted to do to get stronger, bodily, tactically and mentally.

“During the last 10 years it has been an unimaginable journey that’s not stopping right here.”

Federer returned the praise, declaring himself “proud”.

Serbia’s Novak Djokovic goes into the gallery to have fun together with his staff.Supply: AFP

“Congrats Novak in your twentieth main,” Federer tweeted,

“I’m proud to have the chance to play in a particular period of tennis champions. Fantastic efficiency, nicely performed.”

Federer was simply one in all many tennis and sporting stars to bathe the Serbian celebrity with reward as he claimed his third main of 2021. Even the royal household bought in on the act.

He now has the prospect to assert the calendar grand slam after Don Budge (1938) and Rod Laver (1962 and 1969).

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