Novak Djokovic practises with coach Boris Becker at the All England Club

Wimbledon 2014: Novak Djokovic hails role of new coach Boris Becker in Sunday’s final triumph

Becker is the vital link in Wimbledon champion’s mission to flush away his doubts

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Paul Newman casts a fond eye back over the highlights that made Wimbledon 2014 a sporting fortnight to remember

Bob and Mike Bryan (left) lost in five sets to Jack Sock and Vasek Pospisil

Defeat forces defiant Bryan brothers back into the gym

After 26 Grand Slam finals, it might be expected that the Californian twins Mike and Bob Bryan, the most successful doubles pairing in the history of tennis, can treat victory and defeat much the same. Not a bit of it, which could help explain their success and insatiable desire for more of it.

Petra Kvitova celebrates her second Wimbledon crown

Petra Kvitova: I won’t fear the pressure of Wimbledon success a second time

There is almost a look of horror in Petra Kvitova’s face as she remembers what it was like the last time she won the Wimbledon title three years ago. “Somebody recognised me on the way from Southfields to the grounds,” the 24-year-old Czech recalled here on Saturday night in the wake of her final victory over Eugenie Bouchard.

Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer pose with their trophies after the final

Nick Bollettieri: Roger Federer will not get a better chance to add to his Slam tally

It was no classic, but Djokovic did enough to provide some drama

Wimbledon 2014: End may be in sight but the old guard refuse to go down without a fight

Tennis truly has its golden generation right now

Novak Djokovic celebrates his victory over Roger Federer

Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer match report Wimbledon 2014: Djokovic discovers mental edge to deny Federer

The Serb won 6-7 (7-9) 6-4 7-6 (7-4) 5-7 6-4  in 3hr 57min

Cesc Fabregas watches the Wimbledon final with his girlfriend Daniella Semaan

Novak Djokovic v Roger Federer Wimbledon 2014: New Chelsea signing Cesc Fabregas spotted in the crowd

Midfielder will play for nearby Chelsea next season

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge watch the final
Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer

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Welcome to The Independent's live coverage of the 2014 Wimbledon men's singles final between Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer at the All England Tennis Club

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic will collide in the men's Wimbledon final

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A look ahead to the men’s singles final

Canada's Eugenie Bouchard celebrates winning her women's singles quarter-final match against Germany's Angelique Kerber

Wimbledon 2014: Eugenie Bouchard wins over the fans despite her final defeat

Canadian reveals she felt humbled by the 'special support from the crowd'

Henman earlier this week

Wimbledon 2014: Tim Henman’s heart is with Roger Federer (but his head is with Novak Djokovic)

But the former British No 1 claims his head says Novak Djokovic will win this year's men's final

Mauresmo remains in the dark over whether she will continue to couch Andy Murray

Wimbledon 2014: Amélie Mauresmo may be put out to grass as Andy Murray's coach

Andy Murray will announce within the next few days whether Amélie Mauresmo will continue as his coach.

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