Top five epic matches between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic

ATP Wimbledon Juan Martin del Potro edges Simon to set up Nadal clash

Djokovic has had the air of a troubled man for most of this tournament and has been reluctant to talk about his serial flare-ups on court, against officials, fans, his box and himself.

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Through five wins in London, the 31-year-old has dropped just two sets and has wrapped up every match in less than three hours. "That's a big thing", said second seed Nadal. He is one of the more complex players that I ever saw on our sport, it Is always a big test.

Strokes of Genius is a world-class documentary capturing the historic 13-year rivalry between tennis icons Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

Now, Anderson will face American John Isner, who will be making his Grand Slam semi-final debut on the Centre Court.

"It's always a big challenge to face Novak", Nadal said (probably for the 51st time).

If you want to win Wimbledon, you need a bit of luck to go your way.

- All four semi-finalists are aged 30 or over - the first time in the Open era that the men's singles semis at a Grand Slam have been contested exclusively by players over 30.

"I'm really not thinking about being an underdog or being a favourite", he said. "I tried to resist and maintain focus".

"Friday is another important match against an opponent that is one of the most hard ones that you can face".

It was Juan Martin del Potro who slumped to his knees and lay flat on the grass after the last point.

Another player who needed a decider was Rafa Nadal, as he squeezed past Juan Martin Del Potro to land us a victor from our recommended bet, but the after-effects of these arduous wins for Anderson and Nadal may not help them in their quest to reach Sunday's final.

A match which has gone down in the record books as the longest Grand Slam final, lasting five hours and 53 minutes - and finishing at 1.37am - before Djokovic prevailed.

Nadal nearly took out an elderly lady before kissing her on the hand as he collected himself among the fans, much to the crowd's delight.

You then have the six-hour epic in the 2012 Australian Open final, which went Djokovic's way, the 2013 French Open semi-final, which went Nadal's way.

But moments before publication of this post, Anderson broke Isner's serve to take a 25-24 lead, and bring this match close to a merciful conclusion.

Nadal and Djokovic will battle for Sunday's final on the same court at 4pm.

South African eighth seed Anderson, 32, has reached a major final before, losing to Nadal in last year's US Open showpiece.

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