London: Novak Djokovic reached his first Wimbledon final and guaranteed himself the No. 1 ranking by defeating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-6 (4), 6-2, 6-7 (9), 6-3 on Friday in a match filled with diving shots by both players on Centre Court. ( In Pics) (Also read: Nadal beats Murray to set up Wimbledon final with Djokovic)
Djokovic, a two-time Australian Open champion, improved his record to 47-1 this year. And although he won another Friday, it was Tsonga who entertained the crowd with his tennis skills and showmanship.
In the final, Djokovic will face either defending champion Rafael Nadal or Andy Murray.