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Roger Federer ends his career with a loss, but still dazzles alongside longtime friend and rival Rafael Nadal |  CNN

Roger Federer ends his career with a loss, but still dazzles alongside longtime friend and rival Rafael Nadal | CNN

CNN — Roger Federer’s career may have ended in defeat on Friday, but the five-minute standing ovation that followed is testament to the unique and indelible mark he left on the sport of tennis. The crowd’s adulation, seemingly endless applause and chants of “Roger, Roger, Roger”, brought Federer to tears. “I’m happy, I’m not sad,” …

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Roger Federer ends his career with a loss, but still dazzles alongside longtime friend and rival Rafael Nadal

Roger Federer ends his career with a loss, but still dazzles alongside longtime friend and rival Rafael Nadal

The crowd’s adulation, seemingly endless applause and chants of “Roger, Roger, Roger”, brought Federer to tears. “I enjoyed tying my shoes one last time. Everything was the last time.” The epic tiebreaker that sealed the victory for the American pair was a fitting end not only to a game that, despite the intense and often …

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