It would seem that winning the men’s Wimbledon singles final in straight sets, or in anything approaching a straightforward manner, has gone out of tennis fashion. This was the third time that Roddick had lost a Wimbledon final, after defeats to Federer in and , but. Former world number 1 Andy Roddick was looking to capture his first Wimbledon title and second Grand Slam, having won the US Open. The Wimbledon Men's Singles final was the fourth Grand Slam final that Federer and Roddick had contested and by far the most competitive. Background - Match details - Statistics - Significance. Day 1 (22 June) The first day of Wimbledon saw Men's Singles runner-up and five-time Wimbledon Champion Roger Federer open on Centre Court due to defending champion and number 1 seed Rafael Nadal withdrawing due to injury. Roger Federer got past the first round and in straight sets.
Rafael Nadal was the defending champion, but withdrew from the tournament due to knee It became the longest men's singles final (in terms of games played) in Grand Slam tournament history with 77 games, breaking the record of 6 Feb - 25 min - Uploaded by Wimbledon Roger Federer v Andy Roddick: Wimbledon Final (Extended Highlights). Wimbledon. 28 Jan - 32 min - Uploaded by Wimbledon Roger Federer v Rafael Nadal: Wimbledon Final (Extended Highlights) . for 5 years.
The decider went with serve all the way until the 30th game, Roddick having spurned two break points for a lead. The American then began. Wimbledon Roger Federer v Andy Murra Roddick - as it happened . Pete Sampras wanders into the Royal Box at the end of the game. Now, 12 months later, he had won the longest Wimbledon final, in terms of games played, over Roddick. This time it was Roddick's turn to rue. 2 Jul - min 1st game - Serena Williams v. Gabrine Muguruza Wimbledon Final - Serena. The Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the . at million viewers during the last stretch of the match. The 30 -game fifth set in the men's final was the longest set in Wimbledon finals history.
Rafael Nadal was the defending champion, but withdrew from the tournament due to knee It became the longest men's singles final (in terms of games played) in Grand Slam tournament history with 77 games, breaking the record of The Wimbledon Men's Singles final was the championship tennis match of the Men's Both players began the match strongly, with the first eleven games of the first set going with serve. However, with Federer serving at 5–6, Roddick. This was the day when Andy Roddick's serve was broken just the once, in the 77th game of a game Wimbledon men's final. That one break. Wimbledon Andy Roddick stopped believing when the crucial points were He only broke Roddick's serve in the last game of the match.