Where is Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer taking place? All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London
When is Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer on and what time does it start? Sunday 14th July, 2019 – 14:00 (UK)
What is the expected weather for Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer? Partly cloudy with a temperature around 22c
What channel is Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer on? Matches will air on BBC1, BBC2 and BBC Red Button throughout the tournament
Where can I stream Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer? BBC iPlayer / BBC Sport website / BBC Sport app
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All-time meetings: Novak Djokovic 25-22 Roger Federer
Last meeting: Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer 7-6, 5-7, 7-6
In a final with huge ramifications for the legacy of both players in the GOAT debate, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer do battle in the Wimbledon final for the third time. Both came through in four sets over Spanish opponents, with Roberto Bautista Agut troubling Djokovic throughout while Federer was truly tested in another epic with Rafael Nadal.
The final will ebb and flow on small details with very little to separate them in ability. Although Roger Federer’s fitness is repeatedly called into question because of his age we have seen very little evidence that he does tire, although if there is a player out there who can wear him out it is Novak Djokovic. On the other hand, while the world number one can run all day, Djokovic has struggled in the past with the crowd’s perception of him, and no matter how professional he is, it is apparent that it bothers him in the bigger matches. Despite his four titles at Wimbledon he has never been received as well as seven-time champion Federer and Rafael Nadal, who both have more generally exciting playing styles. There is no doubt that the Serb is the best returner in the game today and probably ever, but his ability to defend his way to victory is as devastating as it is slightly clinical. Roger Federer will be the favourite inside Centre Court on Sunday, while Djokovic must settle for being the bookies' choice.
In their other finals, this match went to five and four sets, both of course in Djokovic’s favour. The Serb is probably just below the level he was five years ago while Federer is a more aggressive player now to close down points earlier in order to save energy. If the Swiss plays a perfect game, he has the advantage in a shorter match. However, this final is balanced on a knife-edge and could go the distance. The crowd will have a lot to say about the outcome here but the longer this final takes, the more likely Novak Djokovic can grind out his fifth title.