Famed plant-based tennis player Novak Djokovic defeated player Kevin Anderson in today's Wimbledon finals - earning him his first Grand Slam title since 2016.
The massive win has been described as a 'stunning career revival' for the long-time tennis champion.
The Serbian tennis pro - who already holds three Wimbledon titles - is currently ranked number 21 of the world's best in men's singles by the Association of Tennis Professionals.
Djokovic is a plant-based eater - although not vegan - and says he gave up meat a number of years ago for 'ethical and health reasons'.
He also owns a vegan restaurant with his wife Jelena in Monte Carlo, and is the author of a dietary guide, Serve To Win, which outlines the meat, dairy, gluten, and egg-free diet he gives credit for his success.
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