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Wimbledon 2018: Rafael Nadal vs. Novak Djokovic

Rafael Nadal defeated Novak Djokovic in a gentlemen's semifinal at Wimbledon on Saturday in a match suspended overnight in London.

Rafael Nadal of Spain returns the ball to
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Rafael Nadal of Spain returns the ball to Serbia's Novak Djokovic during their men's singles semifinals match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.

Serbia's Novak Djokovic hits his leg with the
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic hits his leg with the racket after losing a point during his men's singles semifinals match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.

Rafael Nadal of Spain is dejected after losing
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Rafael Nadal of Spain is dejected after losing a point during the men's singles semifinals match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.

Serbia's Novak Djokovic kneels after losing a point
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic kneels after losing a point during his men's singles semifinals match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.

Serbia's Novak Djokovic looks at his racket after
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic looks at his racket after losing a point during his men's singles semifinals match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.

Rafael Nadal of Spain grimaces after winning a
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Rafael Nadal of Spain grimaces after winning a point during the men's singles semifinals match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.

Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates defeating Rafael Nadal of
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates defeating Rafael Nadal of Spain during their men's singles semifinals match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.

Rafael Nadal of Spain ties his headband during
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Rafael Nadal of Spain ties his headband during the men's singles semifinal match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Rafael
Photo Credit: AP / Tim Ireland

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Rafael Nadal of Spain during their men's singles semifinals match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a ball to
Photo Credit: AP / Nic Bothma

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a ball to Rafael Nadal of Spain during the men's singles semifinal match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.

Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates winning a point
Photo Credit: AP / Ben Curtis

Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates winning a point during the men's singles semifinals match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a return Rafael
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Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a return Rafael Nadal of Spain during the men's semifinal match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Friday July 13, 2018.

Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts after play was suspended
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts after play was suspended during his men's singles semi-final match against Spain's Rafael Nadal at eleven o'clock at night on the eleventh day of the 2018 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 13, 2018.

Spain's Rafael Nadal reacts after losing a point
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Spain's Rafael Nadal reacts after losing a point against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during the third set tie-break in their men's singles semi-final match on the eleventh day of the 2018 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 13, 2018.

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns against Spain's Rafael Nadal
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns against Spain's Rafael Nadal during their men's singles semi-final match on the eleventh day of the 2018 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 13, 2018.

Spain's Rafael Nadal returns against Serbia's Novak Djokovic
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Spain's Rafael Nadal returns against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during their men's singles semi-final match on the eleventh day of the 2018 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 13, 2018.

Spain's Rafael Nadal returns against Serbia's Novak Djokovic
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Spain's Rafael Nadal returns against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during the third set tie-break in their men's singles semi-final match on the eleventh day of the 2018 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 13, 2018.

Spain's Rafael Nadal returns against Serbia's Novak Djokovic
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Spain's Rafael Nadal returns against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during their men's singles semi-final match on the eleventh day of the 2018 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 13, 2018.

Spain's Rafael Nadal ties his headband before playing
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Spain's Rafael Nadal ties his headband before playing against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during their men's singles semi-final match on the eleventh day of the 2018 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 13, 2018.

Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts during his Men's
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Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts during his Men's Singles semi-final match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 13, 2018 in London, England.

Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts as he loses
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Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts as he loses the third set during his Men's Singles semi-final match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 13, 2018 in London, England.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns against Rafael Nadal
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Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns against Rafael Nadal of Spain during their Men's Singles semi-final match on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 13, 2018 in London, England.

Rafael Nadal of Spain returns against Novak Djokovic
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Rafael Nadal of Spain returns against Novak Djokovic of Serbia during their Men's Singles semi-final match on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 13, 2018 in London, England.

Rafael Nadal of Spain gestures along the court
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Rafael Nadal of Spain gestures along the court during the men's semifinal match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Friday July 13, 2018.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a ball to
Photo Credit: AP / Ben Curtis

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a ball to Rafael Nadal of Spain during the men's semifinal match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Friday July 13, 2018.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns against Rafael Nadal
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Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns against Rafael Nadal of Spain during their Men's Singles semi-final match on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 13, 2018 in London, England.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns against Rafael Nadal
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Clive Mason

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns against Rafael Nadal of Spain during their Men's Singles semi-final match on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 13, 2018 in London, England.

Serbia's Novak Djokovic wipes his forehead during his
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic wipes his forehead during his men's singles semifinals match against Rafael Nadal of Spain, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Friday July 13, 2018.

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Rafael
Photo Credit: AP / Kirsty Wigglesworth

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Rafael Nadal of Spain, during their men's singles semifinals match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Friday July 13, 2018.

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