New Delhi. World No. 1 Spain’s Carlos Alcaraz has won the title by defeating 23-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic in the final of Serbia’s Wimbledon Men’s Singles. Alcaraz is the second youngest player to beat Djokovic in a Grand Slam tournament. The first set of the final was won by Djokovic 6-2, but in the second set, 20-year-old Carlos came back and won the tiebreaker 8-6 to win the set 7-6.
Alcaraz also showed a great game in the third set and defeated Djokovic 6-1. Djokovic was seen lagging behind in the match, but in the fourth set, former World No. 1 Djokovic made his name 6-3. At the same time, Alcaraz defeated Djokovic 6-4 in the 5th set to win the Wimbledon title for the first time. This is the second Grand Slam of 20-year-old Alcaraz. He became the champion of the US Open last year.
FIRST PUBLISHED : July 16, 2023, 23:39 IST