Djokovic leads Nadal as Wimbledon semi-final halted for evening



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14 Jul 2018, 03:47 IST

London, Jul 14 (AFP) Novak Djokovic led Rafael Nadal 6-Four, Three-6, 7-6 (11/9) of their Wimbledon semi-final when it was halted for the evening right this moment.

Djokovic, the three-time champion, saved three set factors within the third set which completed two minutes previous the 11 pm (2200GMT) match curfew.

The match will resume Saturday.

Earlier Kevin Anderson grew to become the primary South African man in 97 years to achieve the Wimbledon remaining after beating John Isner 7-6 (eight/6), 6-7 (5/7), 6-7 (9/11), 6-Four, 26-24 in six hours and 36 minutes.

It was the second longest singles match ever performed at a Grand Slam

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