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Roger Federer vs Novak Djokovic

Updated: 28 January 2016 17:07 IST - Published: 28 January 2016 13:48 IST
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And it's all over! Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer 6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 and will have an opportunity to defend his title at the Australian Open.
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Federer is unable to capitalise on a beautifully held set..which means Djokovic will now serve for the match.
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Federer's in this to stay! He holds to go 3-3 in the fourth.
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Elevation sensation Roger Federer returns! A brilliant shot gives him the point..and he holds his service game to equalize Djokovic at 2-2.
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And Federer holds!
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Federer looked set to break Djokovic but the Serb is now in the process of arresting his momentum. He holds in the fourth set to lead 1-0.
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Rain in the area... and the roof will be closed.
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THIRD set point for Roger Federer now ... and he's done it! The Swiss comes up in the third set as Djokovic leads two sets to one.
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Second set point and he ALMOST has it.. it's a fraction of an inch out, and the pair are now at deuce again.
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SET POINT for Roger Federer!
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Gasps around court for every point. Mirka Federer is praying .. and she's not the only one!
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It's now Djokovic who will serve to stay in the set.
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BREAK AND HOLD! Federer capitalizes successfully to go 5-2 - and turns the final set on its head.
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And after a challenge, Federer breaks! He now leads Djokovic 4-2 in the third set.
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Lots of crowd support for Federer as Harsha Bhogle, VVS Laxman, Virat Kohli and Yuvraj Singh are all watching him live.
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THIRD break point and it's at deuce again! Can Federer break Djokovic?
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And he LEADS! Federer back in front at 3-2 in the third.
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A BLAZING return from Djokovic mere inches from the net - and he STILL manages the point! Djokovic, Becker and crowds all cheering.
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Djokovic holds 2-2 in the third set as he leads 2 sets to love. Will this be the decider, or will Federer stretch him?
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And the SABR returns! Federer gets the point, but it's not enough to salvage the game.
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What a stretch volley from Roger Federer! Novak Djokovic is the first to applaud it.
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Matters look grim for Roger Federer - he's now down two sets to love and Djokovic is relentless.
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An error from Djokovic and Federer goes 2-5 in the second set! Djokovic is a double break and a set up on the Swiss.
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Federer has succumbed to unforced errors again.. he's at 18 to Djokovic's 4 - the most recent of which he just added to his tally to give Federer the point.
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Two breaks up! Djokovic's backhand is relentless and Federer cannot keep up. The Serb leads 4-1 18 minutes into set two.
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Djokovic's backhand is in scintillating form - and despite some strong rallies between the pair, Federer is being utterly dominated. 3-1 and it's 15 minutes into the second set.
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Yet another break of serve.. game Djokovic, who leads 2-1!
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Federer holds for the first game in the second set - he's leading 1-0 and crowds are ecstatic, cheering every point wildly.
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A long rally with Federer playing from the baseline this time - the Ljubicic influence, perhaps? It's advantage Federer.
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Federer has only ever beaten Djokovic once after being a set down.
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Quick rip from Novak Djokovic! He takes only 22 minutes to win the first set 6-1.
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TWO set points to Djokovic and Federer staves it off for then!
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5 unforced errors from Federer.. and only a single one from Djokovic. Nole stone left unturned!
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A beautiful drop shot from Federer.. but it's not enough as the Swiss nets a shot..the Serb now goes 5-1, utterly dominating the first set.
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You Becker watch out! Boris looks a little stern in the stands..
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And Federer blazes back in his own service game to go 1-3 without conceding a single point!
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And he HOLDS! Federer's scintillating backhand makes an appearance but it's not enough as Djokovic leads 3-0 in the first set.
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And it's Djokovic who BREAKS! He's now leading 2-0.
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Service game from Djokovic and he's leading 1-0!
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The last time Federer won a Grand Slam was in 2012, when he won the title at Wimbledon.
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The pair met at the finals of Wimbledon and the US Open last year, with Djokovic winning both those titles.
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