Grand Slams

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Jun 5th, 2011
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How dominant is Rafael Nadal on the clay courts of the French Open? In winning his record-tying sixth championship at Roland Garros, Nadal was challenged more than he had been in any of his previous finals at the event, yet still defeated all-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer in four sets, cappe...
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May 28th, 2011
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  Roger Federer cruised into the French Open last 16 on Friday but the heavyweight clash between Novak Djokovic and Juan Martin del Potro will finish Saturday, thrillingly poised at a set apiece.   Federer, the 2009 champion and playing in his 46th consecutive Grand Slam tournament, dispose...
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Feb 26th, 2011
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Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer for the second time in a month, a 6-3, 6-3 victory Saturday for his third consecutive Dubai Championships title. Djokovic extended his unbeaten streak in 2011 to 12 matches with his 20th title. The third-ranked Serb beat Federer in the semifinals on his way to wi...
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Jan 30th, 2011
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Andy Murray’s Grand Slam final misery continued on Sunday as the British No 1 was comprehensively beaten by Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open. Murray looked out of sorts from the off and was second best throughout a one-sided encounter as Djokovic followed up his 2008 success in Melbourne w...
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Jan 25th, 2011
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MELBOURNE — Roger Federer cruised into his eighth consecutive Australian Open semi-final and a potential showdown with Novak Djokovic after dominating his Swiss teammate Stanislas Wawrinka on Tuesday. It was a no-contest as the all-time Grand Slam champion eased to a 6-1, 6-3, 6-3 win against the mis...
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Jan 23rd, 2011
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Roger Federer equalled Jimmy Connors’ Grand Slam record of 27 consecutive quarter-final appearances as he overcame Tommy Robredo in four sets at the Australian Open on Sunday. The Swiss defending champion and second seed took 2hr 25min to wear down the unseeded Spaniard, 6-3, 3-6, 6-2, 6-2. The...
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Jan 7th, 2011
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Nikolay Davydenko beat an ill Rafael Nadal 6-3 6-2 to set up a Qatar Open final date with Roger Federer. The Spanish world number one, who lost eight straight games in the match, appeared to be feeling the effects of a week-long fever. Earlier, Federer defeated the third seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-3 7...