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The Championships - Wimbledon 2013: Day Eleven

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 05: Novak Djokovic of Serbia pours water over his head during a break in the Gentlemen's Singles semi-final match against Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 5, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

A Wimbledon semis for the ages

Novak Djokovic did just enough to edge out Juan Martin Del Potro 7-5 4-6 7-6(2) 6-7(6) 6-3 in a titanic Wimbledon semi-final.

The top seed needed all his skill and fighting spirit to tame the eighth-seeded Del Potro kept the world number one on court for four hours 43 minutes, the longest semi-final ever seen at Wimbledon.