Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic Revels in Grand Slam Win over Roger Federer
CNN – It was, said Novak Djokovic, the highest level of grand slam tennis he had ever been involved in, an unquestionable highlight of his career.
No wonder after the Serb surpassed such luminaries as his head coach Boris Becker on the all-time list of grand slam winners with a seventh career title after edging Roger Federer for a second Wimbledon crown.
“It means a lot to me,” Djokovic — the newly crowned world No.1 — told CNN after his 6-7 6-4 7-6 5-7 6-4 victory.
“No doubt this has been the highest level of a grand slam final that I was ever part of.
“I’m proud of the older achievements of my career. Before, the highlight of my career was the 2011 win at Wimbledon but this is even more special because of the fact I had lost five of the previous six grand slam finals.
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