At age 32, Novak Djokovic has begun to ponder his mortality.
The World No. 1 and defending champion at the Western & Southern Open is still adding to his legacy. Twelve months ago, he completed the Career Golden Masters after capturing his maiden Cincinnati crown.
Most people would be despondent after not converting two championship points to lose a Wimbledon final. Roger Federer went caravaning with his family the next day.
That isn’t to say the Swiss is immune to the magnitude of what happened against Novak Djokovic in London.