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Federer defeats Djokovic for sixth title this year

World number one Roger Federer secured his sixth ATP title of the year with a 6-0 7-6 win over Novak Djokovic in the Cincinnati Open final on Sunday.

August 20, 2012 / 02:43 PM IST

World number one Roger Federer secured his sixth ATP title of the year with a 6-0 7-6 win over Novak Djokovic in the Cincinnati Open final on Sunday.


It took Federer just 20 minutes to clinch the first set but it was a tighter affair in the second which Federer won 9-7 in the tie-break.

It is the fifth time Federer has won the Cincinnati event and the third time in four years.

first published: Aug 20, 2012 09:56 am
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