Mind tricks help Djokovic to fifth Wimbledon crown

Tennis - Wimbledon - All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain - July 14, 2019 Serbia's Novak Djokovic in action during the final against Switzerland's Roger Federer REUTERS/Andrew Couldridge TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RC1228592B30

LONDON (Reuters) – “When the crowd is chanting ‘Roger’ I hear ‘Novak’,” freshly-crowned Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic said with a smile on Sunday. A fairly implausible claim, perhaps, but the comment hinted at the phenomenal feats of mental strength and focus the Serb deployed in beating Roger Federer in the longest singles final in the […]

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