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Points won by each set: | 46-43, 37-33, 39-37, 33-38, 31-29 |
31 % Djokovic – 54 of 174
33 % Federer – 65 of 192

# Federer for the second time lost a Wimbledon final saving a match point in the 4th set. Record in Grand Slam finals afterwards: Djokovic 7-7, Federer 17-8, in their H2H rivalry Federer led 18-17 (6-6 at Slams). Description of the final here.

Djokovic’s route to his 45th title:
1 Andrey Golubev 6-0, 6-1, 6-4
2 Radek Stepanek 6-4, 6-3, 6-7(5), 7-6(5)
3 Gilles Simon 6-4, 6-2, 6-4
4 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-3, 6-4, 7-6(5)
Q Marin Cilic 6-1, 3-6, 6-7(4), 6-2, 6-2
S Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 3-6, 7-6(2), 7-6(7)
W Roger Federer 6-7(7), 6-4, 7-6(4), 5-7, 6-4

# Comparison of Federer’s two lost WB finals to his arch-rivals:
2008: Nadal d. Federer 6-4, 6-4, 6-7, 6-7, 9-7… 4 hours 48 minutes… Total points: 209-204
2014: Djokovic d. Federer 6-7, 6-4, 7-6, 5-7, 6-4… 3 hours 56 minutes… Total points: 186-180

5-set records: Djokovic 22-8, Federer 22-19

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