"I would think it is the best match I played this year."—Roger Federer
It came down to a tiebreaker. Up a mini-break at 4-3, Federer fired two strong serves to earn triple match point. On his third, at 6-5, Federer whistled an ace down the T, ending the match at 9:37 p.m., in near darkness.
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