Federer named comeback player of the year ahead of ATP World Tour Finals
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A relentless Rafael Nadal thumps Kevin Anderson to win the U.S. Open, earning the Spaniard his second grand slam title of the season and 16th of his career.
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Federer keeps expectations in check as he arrives in Perth ahead of the Australian Open.
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Clash of the champions: Roger Federer and Serena Williams face off in doubles match.
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Novak Djokovic won back-to-back men’s finals and his fifth Wimbledon title. Djokovic defeated Federer 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 13-12 (3). Djokovic is unbeaten against Federer in three Wimbledon final matchups. The fifth-set tiebreaker was the first in history for a men's final at any of the four Grand Slam championships.
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Days before the French Open kicks off, a statue of Rafael Nadal is unveiled at Roland Garros.
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