Wimbledon 2023, Men's Singles Final Highlights: Carlos Alcaraz Wins First Wimbledon Title, Stalls Novak Djokovic's 24 Grand Slam Charge
Carlos Alcaraz vs Novak Djokovic Highlights: Carlos Alcaraz defeated Novak Djokovic in a five-set thriller to win his maiden Wimbledon title on Sunday. He bagged the game 1-6, 7-6 (8/6), 6-1, 3-6, 6-4.
Wimbledon 2023, Carlos Alcaraz vs Novak Djokovic, Men's Singles Final Highlights: Carlos Alcaraz defeated Novak Djokovic in a five-set thriller to win his maiden Wimbledon title on Sunday. The world number 1 bagged the game 1-6, 7-6 (8/6), 6-1, 3-6, 6-4. Djokovic dominated the show in the beginning at the Centre Court, London as he sealed the first set 6-1. Alcaraz bounced back beautifully in the second set that went into the tiebreaker. The world number 1 won it 7-6 (8/6). The Spaniard continued his dominance and bagged the third set 6-1. However, Djokovic too made a remarkable comeback and took the match to final set with a 6-3 win in the fourth set. Alcaraz broke Djokovic once in the final set and that helped him seal the decider.
Here are the Highlights of Wimebledon 2023, Men's Singles Final between Carlos Alcaraz and Novak Djokovic:
- 23:23 (IST)Wimbledon 2023 Final Live: Carlos Alcaraz wins!!!Carlos Alcaraz is the new Wimbledon champion!!! He has defeated Novak Djokovic 6-4 in the final set to seal the five-set thriller. It was never easy for the Spaniard who lost the first set 1-6. He not only made a comeback but also went on to surprise Djokovic with two consecutive set wins. Djokovic stayed alive in the match by sealing the fourth set. But in the final set, it was Alcaraz at his best again as he broke the Serbian and later sealed the match.
- 22:23 (IST)Wimbledon 2023 Final Live: Powerful forehand!Carlos Alcaraz played a powerful forehand shot to beat Novak Djokovic. Such was the power in the shot that Djokovic could not take his racket to the line of the ball despite being on the same side of the court where the shot was hit. Even Djokovic lauded the shot from Alcaraz.
- 22:21 (IST)Wimbledon 2023 Final Live: Djokovic breaks Alcaraz!Novak Djokovic has broken Carlos Alcaraz to now lead the fourth set 3-2 with his serve coming next. While Djokovic looking really good in the game, Alcaraz was definitely not at his best as he let some chances go begging.Djokovic 3-2 Alcaraz (4th set)
- 21:40 (IST)Wimbledon 2023 Final Live: Alcaraz wins third set!Carlos Alcaraz first held his serve and then broke Novak Djokovic to seal the third set 6-1. He now leads the match 2-1 vs Djokovic after winning two back-to-back sets. This is getting really intense as another slip-up will see Djokovic losing this match. Next comes the must-win set for the Serbian, in case he wishes to take this to the fifth set.
- 21:05 (IST)Wimbledon 2023 Final Live: A gentle push!Carlos Alcaraz put on a show with a damn good gentle push against Novak Djokovic. The Serbian tennis star was expecting a powerful shot to his left but Alcaraz's clever shot bluffed him. After this, Alcaraz served again and then sealed the game.Djokovic 1-3 Alcaraz (3rd set)
- 20:42 (IST)Wimbledon 2023 Final Live: Alcaraz wins second set!Carlos Alcaraz has won the second set 8-6. This is a brilliant resilience shown by the Spaniard. He at one stage in the tiebreaker was one hit away from loss, but Djokovic faltered and that gave Alacaraz a chance to bounce back. Not only the world number 1 made a comeback but also sealed the set in the follow-up.
- 20:23 (IST)Wimbledon 2023 Final Live: What a serve!Carlos Alcaraz wins the game with a powerful serve in the end. Novak Djokovic did get his racket to it but the ball flew out of the playing area. The world no.1 player is now in the lead and Djokovic needs to hold his serve next to stay alive in the set.Djokovic 5-6 Alcaraz (2nd set)