Djokovic wins Eastbourne title

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Sun, 02 Jul 2017 - 02:50 GMT

Djokovic beats Monfils in the final – Reuters

Djokovic beats Monfils in the final – Reuters

CAIRO – 2 July 12017: Novak Djokovic beat Gael Monfils 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday, securing his second ATP World Tour title in Eastbourne in England, Djokovic won first title after beating Andy Murray in Doha on January.

“It was a great week.” Djokovic said. “Obviously it feels right, looking back on the decision-making process and whether or not I should come here, now it feels like it was a good decision. But also a few days ago it felt right because I had a lot of time spent on the court, some good match play” according to atpworldtour.com

Monfils, No. 16, also spoke after the loss. He said “I tried my best today. I think he played very good, returned very good. Obviously in the first set he served very good. It was very tough to handle his first serve. I had some opportunities, and he had a bit of luck and managed it very good.”

Djokovic, No. 4, has returned to form in the most opportune of moments as Wimbledon is fast approaching.

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