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Deepika Padukone watches Federer vs Djokovic Wimbledon match with Hollywood royalty

Deepika and Anisha Padukone were there on a personal invitation. Photograph:( Twitter )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Jul 15, 2019, 12.28 PM (IST)

It was a thrilling Sunday for sports fans across the world and especially for people in London. The city hosted two grand sporting events and both were thrilling matches, to say the least. 

As Novak Djokovic took on Roger Federer at Wimbledon men's final, celebrities from the across the world thronged to watch the match live. Deepika Padukone and her sister Anisha Padukone were among the many high profile celebrities who attended the tennis face-off that eventually saw Djokovic win his 5th Wimbledon title beating Federer in the 5th-set tiebreaker.

The Padukone sisters were invited for the final match and two coordinated their outfits in white as they attended the game. 

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Deepika and Anisha were seated in a box that had several prominent celebrities in it. Deepika was seated right next to 'Crazy Rich Asians' star Henry Golding. The row behind her had Devid Beckham's son, Brooklyn Beckham and his girlfriend Hana Cross along with Kendell Jenner seated while a row below hers had Kpop star Choi Sivon in attendance.

The finale, in fact, had several Hollywood stars in attendance as well as members of Britain's royal family. Kate Middleton and Prince William were seated in the front row as they cheered for Federer and Djokovic. Actors Tom Hiddleston and Benedict Cumberbatch had a mini 'Avengers' reunion at the finale. Cumberbatch was accompanied by his wife at the game. 

Deepika, in fact, is friends with both the Tennis stars. She had previously doubled up with Federer for a charity match in Mumbai. And a few years back, the foreign press had romantically linked her to Djokovic as the duo were spotted on a dinner date in New York. 

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As Novak Djokovic took on Roger Federer at Wimbledon men's final, celebrities from the across the world thronged to watch the match live.