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Djokovic Defeated In French Open Final

Serb tennis player Novak Djokovic (file photo)

Novak Djokovic has been defeated in the French Open tennis final, losing to Stan Wawrinka 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4, in Paris on June 7.

In doing so, Wawrinka put a stop to Djokovic's 28-match winning streak and left the 28-year-old Serb ruing another close call at Roland Garros.

This was the third time in the last four years that Djokovic lost in the final at the clay-court tournament, the only major title he has never won.

The eighth-seeded Wawrinka, so long in the shadow of his Swiss Davis Cup teammate and friend, Roger Federer, collected his second major title after last year's Australian Open.

Based on reporting by AP and Reuters