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Points won by each set: | 30-15, 51-46, 42-38 |
Points won directly behind the serve:
21 % Djokovic – 24 of 111
23 % Murray – 26 of 111

Murray led 5:4* (30/15) in the 2nd set – his third consecutive match in which he lost a set being two points away from winning it. The Scot was three points away leading 5:4 & 6:5 in the 3rd set. The match lasted 2 hours 53 minutes (14 minutes longer than their Aussie Open final five years ago)… Murray & Djokovic have faced each other five times at the Australian Open – it’s a record (three other H2Hs are consisted of four AO meetings). Djokovic winning the Australian Open for the sixth time, joins Bjorn Borg, Rafael Nadal (French Open), Pete Sampras & Roger Federer (Wimbledon) as the fifth player to win one major at least six times.

Djokovic’s route to his 6th Australian Open title:
1 Hyeon Chung 6-3, 6-2, 6-4
2 Quentin Halys 6-1, 6-2, 7-6(3)
3 Andreas Seppi 6-1, 7-5, 7-6(6)
4 Gilles Simon 6-3, 6-7(1), 6-4, 4-6, 6-3
Q Kei Nishikori 6-3, 6-2, 6-4
S Roger Federer 6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3
W Andy Murray 6-1, 7-5, 7-6(3)

Their four previous matches in Melbourne (all night session):
…final ’11: Djokovic 6-4, 6-2, 6-3
…semifinal ’12: Djokovic 6-3, 3-6, 6-7, 6-1, 7-5
…final ’13: Djokovic 6-7, 7-6, 6-3, 6-2
…final ’15: Djokovic 7-6, 6-7, 6-3, 6-0

Djokovic’s service stats round by round (average 1st serve speed, average 2nd serve speed, 1st serve percentage):
185 kph, 154 kph, 66% (Chung) – 188 kph, 153 kph, 61% (Halys) – 186 kph, 148 kph, 72% (Seppi) – 184 kph, 153 kph, 62% (Simon) – 185 kph, 152 kph, 57% (Nishikori) – 188 kph, 154 kph, 67% (Federer) – 185 kph, 153 kph, 66% (Murray)

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