It is going to be one extraordinary Sunday blockbuster on July 15 in the sporting history. Sports lovers have two epic showdowns aka final games on the cards. In tennis, there's men’s singles final between Novak Djokovic and Kevin Anderson for the Wimbledon 2018 title. And a couple of hours later, the football world cup final, France vs Croatia in 2018 FIFA World Cup final. With two big games lined up back-to-back, fans are in a dilemma about which one to watch live. Twitterati like always have taken to the micro-blogging platform to express their ‘big’ concern, and it means we have a bunch of funny, relatable tweets. On a serious note, there are several options to catch the scores of both Wimbledon 2018 and FIFA World Cup 2018 final at the same time.
As per today’s sporting action TV schedule, first up is Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Kevin Anderson of South Africa clashing in the Wimbledon gentlemen’s singles final match at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon. The players will step on the Centre Court with the game to start at 2.00pm UK time (6.30pm IST). What makes Djokovic vs Anderson contest so exciting is their past performances and the fact that they avoided the mouth-watering Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal clash by ousting the biggies in previous rounds. Gentlemen’s Singles Final Wimbledon Doodle by Star Sports India Takes a Dig at 2018 Football WC Final! Urges Fans to Watch Novak Djokovic vs Kevin Anderson Match Live (Watch Video).
Anderson beat Federer 2-6, 6-7 (5), 7-5, 6-4, 13-11 and mind you, before this thrilling game, the South African had not managed to take a set off the Swiss master. As for Nadal, Djokovic ousted him the World No. 1 in the semi-final 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (11-9), 3-6, 10-8. Riding on herculean efforts, both look forward to putting on one last match-winning performance to take the silver trophy home.
When and Where to Watch Novak Djokovic vs Kevin Anderson Match in India? All the events of the Wimbledon Championship 2018 will be telecasted live on Star Sports Select 1 and HD. So, tune into the given TV channels around 6.15pm IST onwards for the live broadcast. There’s also live streaming option available on Hotstar.
Moving to the big final of FIFA’s flagship event – 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia between France and Croatia, which will start at 8.30pm IST. The 2018 edition title-decider between France and Croatia will be played at the Luzhniki Stadium. Hugo Lloris-led France is bidding to win their second FIFA World Cup against the ultimate dark horse of 21st edition, Luka Modrić’s Croatia. While France rode on Kylian Mbappé’s tremendous performance, Croats have been a complete surprise package beating the likes of Argentina and England on their road to finals.
Les Bleus’ manager Deschamps, who captained the 1998 French side, has a chance to achieve the rare distinction of becoming only the third man, in history -- after Brazil's Mario Zagallo and German legend Franz Beckenbauer -- to win the World Cup both as a player and a head coach. France would be keen to fulfil their charismatic coach’s dream.
When and Where to Watch France vs Croatia Match in India? FIFA World Cup 2018 matches are live telecast by official broadcaster Sony Network Pictures. Just like all the previous games, fans can watch France vs Croatia, football world cup final on Sony Ten 2/Sony Ten 2 HD (English), Sony Ten 3/Sony Ten 3 HD (Hindi) and Sony ESPN (Bengali, Malayalam, Tamil, and Telugu) TV channels. The fans can watch the online free live streaming of the match on Sony Liv.
It is almost about time for the much-anticipated clashes to begin. We hope all the details help you catch both the games in peace. Follow the mantra – Keep Calm and Watch Both Wimbledon 2018 and FIFA World Cup 2018 Final!