Djokovic beats Federer in Swiss Indoors final

Updated: 08 November 2009 16:28 IST

Novak Djokovic took Roger Federer's hometown title on Sunday, winning 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 in the Swiss Indoors final to claim his fourth title of the season.

Basel, Switzerland :

Novak Djokovic took Roger Federer's hometown title on Sunday, winning 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 in the Swiss Indoors final to claim his fourth title of the season.

The second-seeded Serb saved five break points in a game lasting 24 minutes to clinch the first set.

Federer, the three-time defending champion, fought back from a break down to win the second set and rouse his partisan fans.

Djokovic raced to a 4-0 lead in the decider, and closed out victory after Federer had wasted three break points in the sixth game.

Djokovic improved to 3-2 this year against Federer.

Topics : Tennis Novak Djokovic
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