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  1. Voo de Mar says:
    Third consecutive match between these two players in Melbourne, and the third one concluded after a 5-setter!
    In the 1st set Wawrinka led 4:3 with a break. He trailed 0:2* (0/15) in the 4th set.
    Points won by each set: | 39-30, 23-28, 35-31, 27-33, 30-17 |

    Points won directly behind the serve:
    25 % Djokovic – 35 of 135
    25 % Wawrinka – 41 of 158

    Djokovic & Wawrinka have created the sixth Open Era pair of players to contest against each other five-set matches five times, however, it’s the first case that one player has beaten the other one 4 times in this type of matches: (Jimmy Connors vs. John McEnroe 3-2, Stefan Edberg vs. Ivan Lendl 3-2, Rafael Nadal vs. Roger Federer 3-2, Stan Smith vs. Ilie Nastase 3-2 & Andreas Seppi vs. Denis Istomin 3-2)

    Their 5 five-setters::
    Davis Cup 2006: Djokovic 6-4 3-6 2-6 7-6(3) 6-4… 3 hours 50 minutes
    Australian Open 2013: Djokovic 1-6 7-5 6-4 6-7(5) 12-10… 5 hours 2 minutes
    US Open 2013: Djokovic 2-6 7-6(4) 3-6 6-3 6-4… 4 hours 9 minutes
    Australian Open 2014: Wawrinka 2-6 6-4 6-2 3-6 9-7… 4 hours
    Australian Open 2015: Djokovic 7-6(1) 3-6 6-4 4-6 6-0… 3 hours 30 minutes

    5-set records: Djokovic 23-8 (74 %), Wawrinka 21-17 (55 %)

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