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Novak Djokovic defeated Andy Murray to become the first man to win three straight Australian Open tennis titles since the sport’s professional era began in 1968.
The top-seeded Djokovic, 25, from Serbia, did not lose his serve in the match and won 6-7 (2-7), 7-6 (7-3), 6-3, 6-2 against the third-seeded Briton for his fourth Australian Open title and his sixth Grand Slam championship.
Murray, 25, won the first set and was even in the second- set tiebreaker before he double faulted on the fifth point, right after he had to halt play for a few seconds as a feather floated down from the roof of Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne.
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