Federer Wins Wimbledon Semifinal

    Switzerland's Roger Federer waves to the crowd after his men's singles semi-final victory over Serbia's Novak Djokovic on day 11 of the 2012 Wimbledon Championships tennis tournament at the All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 6, 2012. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEAL     RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE        (Photo credit should read LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)


    Although Roger Federer had lost six of seven matches to usptart superstar Novak Djokovic, the court was in his favor on Friday. Federer prevailed 6-3, 2-6, 6-4, 6-3 to move to the finals, surprising many commentators who had expected him to lose. Past games between the pair have been played on clay, and on Friday's indoor grass court, the Swiss server took the advantage. “Last five or six days I haven’t been feeling that great, but I don’t want to talk about it right now,” Djokovic said. Federer hasn't won a Grand Slam title in two years–if he wins the upcoming Wimbledon final, it will be his 17th Grand Slam.

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