Novak Djokovic defeats Stefanos Tsitsipas in Astana Open final to win his 90th career ATP title at Wimbledon
Novak Djokovic and Stefanos Tsitsipas took turns on court during the men’s singles final of the Astana Open 2017 on Tuesday. Tsitsipas, who had a break in the first set, came back to take the next two sets before Djokovic went on to win the third set, 3-6, 7-6 (1), 6-2, 6-4.
Andy Murray and David Goffin made up the men’s doubles final (above) before Murray and Goffin made up the women’s doubles final on Tuesday (below)
Andy Murray and David Goffin made up the men’s doubles final on Tuesday. Goffin defeated Andy Rekalo of Ukraine 6-2, 6-3 while Murray defeated Nicolas Mahut of France 6-3, 6-0.
The final took place in Astana, Kazakhstan and was a three-setters between Djokovic, the 14-time Grand Slam champion, and Tsitsipas, the 2015 Wimbledon junior champion. The match came on the seventh day of the tournament. Tsitsipas, 20, was the youngest player to ever play a match at Wimbledon.
Djokovic overcame a second-round 6-1, 6-4, 6-2 loss to Gilles Simon to go through 5-4 in the second round before prevailing, 6-3, 6-4, 4-6, 6-4. Djokovic, who is still looking for his first title at Wimbledon, will need a third-round upset of Federer to claim his fourth career title. Federer leads 2-1 with Djokovic up against the world number one at the tournament.
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