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Novak into thirteenth Wimbledon quarter-final – Novak Djokovic

Novak endured his pursuit of a 7th Wimbledon identify as he reached the remaining 8 with a four-set victory over Dutch wildcard Tim van Rijthoven.

6th-time champion Novak Djokovic booked his position within the Wimbledon quarter-finals on Sunday night, following a 6-2, 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 win over Tim van Rijthoven.

The Serbian superstar complex after two hours and 37 mins of play.

Novak used to be challenged via his opponent’s robust serve and forehand, however he produced a super reaction to losing the second one set. The highest seed raced to a 5-0 lead within the 3rd set to re-estabish his dominance. He wrapped up the win breaking two times extra within the fourth set.

“He used to be an excessively difficult opponent, and on a streak in this floor, so I knew it wasn’t going to be simple with that serve and his contact and numerous ability. It took me a little bit little bit of time to get used to his tempo and the stipulations beneath the roof, however total I closed out the fit neatly,” Novak stated after his fourth-round triumph on Centre Courtroom. “I’m having a look ahead to the following problem.”

Fit statistics: aces (2-20), double faults (2-5), winners (28-41), unforced mistakes (19-53), general issues gained (126-94).

Novak will glance to proceed his run when he performs tenth seed Jannik Sinner (ITA) on Tuesday.

In the similar part of the draw, David Goffin (BEL) will tackle Cameron Norrie (GBR).

Djokovic is bidding for a fourth successive triumph on the All England Membership and his twenty first Grand Slam identify.

Photograph: Profimedia


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