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Corrective to July 6 Wimbledon 5 Things story

LONDON (AP) — An item in a July 6 Wimbledon 5 Things story that moved ahead of the men’s final incorrectly stated that Novak Djokovic had beaten Roger Federer this year on clay at Monte Carlo. In fact, Federer won that semifinal match.

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Djokovic replaces Nadal at No. 1 after Wimbledon

Novak Djokovic of Serbia holds up the trophy after defeating Roger Federer of Switzerland in the men's singles final at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Sunday, July 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

LONDON (AP) — Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic replaced Rafael Nadal at No. 1 in the ATP rankings Monday, while runner-up Roger Federer rose one spot to No. 3.

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5 things at Wimbledon: Djokovic, Federer, Bouchard

Serbia's Novak Djokovic, left, holds his trophy after defeating Switzerland's Roger Federer, right, in the men's singles final match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Sunday, July 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

LONDON (AP) — Novak Djokovic called his five-set victory over Roger Federer at Wimbledon the “most special Grand Slam final I’ve played.”

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Federer wins 1st set of Wimbledon final

Novak Djokovic of Serbia eats the grass on centre court as he celebrates defeating Roger Federer of Switzerland in the men's singles final at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Sunday July 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

LONDON (AP) — Novak Djokovic won his second Wimbledon title and denied Roger Federer his record eighth by outlasting the Swiss player in five sets Sunday.

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Mentally tough Kvitova wins 2nd major at Wimbledon

Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic attends a press conference after winning the 2014 women's singles final against Eugenie Bouchard of Canada at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Saturday, July 5, 2014. (AP Photo/AELTC, Javier Garcia)

LONDON (AP) — Winning her first Grand Slam title three years ago at Wimbledon has made it that much easier for Petra Kvitova to handle the aftermath of her second at the All England Club.

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