Found January 29, 2012 on Online Sports Guys:
((HT: TennisAustralia/EuroSport/youtube))For those of us who follow tennis regularly, and admittedly the HQ only does it around the time of the majors, Novak Djokovic is the man- currently.And after a five-hour roll in the semis against Andy Murray, Joker had to go 5:53 in the final against Rafa Nadal- just to finish...And, no that was not a misprint...For those of you on the east coast, you got a bit of a "Breakfast At..." bonus. The match coverage started a little after 3AM eastern time and didn't finish until 10AM eastern time.Here's how it ended...The match was the longest final ever for a grand-slam event. The previous record was Mats Wilander's win over Ivan Lendl at the U.S. Open in 1988, which lasted 4 hours, 54 minutes.The longest Australian Open final also involved Wilander when he beat Pat Cash in 1988. Today's match was also the longest in the tournament's history.Not a shock...But the best part was when, in the longest self-important thank ...

Djokovic Does Hulk Impersonation; Fatso Steals His Shirt from Little Girl

Novak Djokovic did a Hulk impersonation following his win over Rafael Nadal in the longest Grand Slam singles final in the history of professional tennis today in Australia... ...and then this... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Column: Djokovic, greatest athlete out there?

What a horrific dilemma this could be. The men's 100 meter sprint final and men's tennis final fall on the same day, Aug. 5, at the London Olympics. If forced, which of those would you choose to miss: Usain Bolt possibly becoming the first man since Carl Lewis to win the 100 dash at consecutive games or Novak Djokovic perhaps putting a golden sheen on what promises to be...

Stage Set for Djokovic/Nadal Final in Australian Open

Novak Djokovic defeated Andy Murray late last night to advance him to the Australian Open Final setting up what is sure to be an epic match versus Rafael Nadal. Rafa beat Roger Federer in the semifinals and got the pleasure of waiting to see who he would face in the final. Both Djokovic and Nadal had to rally against their respective opponents to reach the final, giving tennis fans...

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Notes: Murray upset with late-night drug testing after loss to Djokovic

Andy Murray had just spent nearly five hours on court in an Australian Open semifinal loss to Novak Djokovic that ran past midnight.

Nadal not convinced Djokovic has breathing problems

Like Andy Murray before him, Rafael Nadal isn't convinced Novak Djokovic has any breathing problems going into their Australian Open final on Sunday night. Fitness could play a role in men's final The good news for Rafael Nadal is that Novak Djokovic's semifinal win over Andy Murray was more exhausting match than his own four-set win the previous day over Roger Federer, and it raised questions about Djokovic's fitness—if not his heart.
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