LIVE: Historic Wimbledon win in Djokovic sights

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For arsenic agelong arsenic Novak Djokovic's pursuit of completing a Golden Slam remains live this twelvemonth the tennis satellite volition beryllium chatting distant astir the challenge.

Having already won the Australian Open and Roland-Garros this year, determination are present 3 titles lasting earlier Djokovic arsenic helium chases his archetypal Golden Slam: Wimbledon, the Tokyo Olympics and the US Open.

German pistillate Steffi Graf is the lone singles subordinate to person ever completed the Golden Slam, having achieved the feat successful 1988 erstwhile she won each 4 majors and collected golden astatine the Seoul Olympics.

Australian Rod Laver is the past antheral to person completed the calendar-year Grand Slam, having won each 4 majors successful 1969.

While Djokovic could beryllium acceptable to articulation the rarefied aerial of Graff astatine the US Open successful September, his contiguous hurdle is defeating Italian Matteo Berrettini astatine the All England Club, a effect that would manus the satellite No.1 his sixth Wimbledon triumph.

The Serbian superstar is simply a blistery favourite. Will the last play retired arsenic expected?

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