The Serbian gets rid of the Hungarian Marton Fucsovics 6-3, 6-4 and 6-4, and will face the Canadian Denis Shapovalov for a place in the final
Novak Djokovic, world number one and five-time Wimbledon champion, qualified for his 10th semi-final on London grass on Wednesday by beating Hungarian Marton Fucsovics in two hours and 17 minutes of play.
Djokovic, who seeks to equal the record of twenty Grand Slam titles shared by Rafa Nadal and Roger Federer, beat the Hungarian 6-3, 6-4 and 6-4, and will face the Canadian Denis Shapovalov, executioner in the quarterfinals of the Russian Karen Khachanov, for a spot in Sunday’s final.
«I have played a solid game. I started very well and in the second and third sets, one break each time was enough ”to win the match, the world number 1 said after the match, giving“ credit to Marton for holding on ”. The 29-year-old Hungarian, world number 48, had never made it past the second round of Wimbledon before.