Djokovich brushes off Berdych

Sunday, 03 March 2013 - 13:31


Novak Djokovic brushed off Tomas Berdych to claim a fourth Dubai Championships title in five years.


The Serbian world number one extended his winning streak to 18 matches with a 7-5 6-3 victory against Czech Berdych, the conqueror of Roger Federer.


The 25-year-old Djokovic came from a break down in the first set and made the crucial break to go up 5-3 in the second before closing out the match.