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IW R2: Federer def. Andreev 7-5 7-6(4)

Always tough against Andreev.

Next one vs Chela should be a lot easier.


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Re: IW R2: Federer def. Andreev 7-5 7-6(4)

standard Fed-Andreev match: not straight-forward
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Fed raised his level at the tail end of the sets, as per usual. Solid stuff.


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Re: IW R2: Federer def. Andreev 7-5 7-6(4)

simply the best tie break player in history

2 set win is good for a tricky opponent on a slow court Fed doesnt like
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Re: IW R2: Federer def. Andreev 7-5 7-6(4)

Olderer benefiting from a choke yet again Mugdreev doesn't have the balls to take it to the old man like 99% of the tour. I can see him BSing his way to QF/SF/F of tournaments by 35 at this rate.
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Re: IW R2: Federer def. Andreev 7-5 7-6(4)

Fed raised his game nicely at the end there.

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well, not really but what the hell

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Re: IW R2: Federer def. Andreev 7-5 7-6(4)

Andreev, never an easy customer for Fed... and here it showed again.

Mediocre match. Djokovic might have watched it, gloating in anticipation of what might well come soon...
In other words, Rog will truly have to up his level if he wants any chance of getting this title. I'm not counting on it to happen at all.

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routine job for Federer, he didn't show his best level but it was enough to beat Andreev
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Olderer benefiting from a choke yet again Mugdreev doesn't have the balls to take it to the old man like 99% of the tour. I can see him BSing his way to QF/SF/F of tournaments by 35 at this rate.
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Re: IW R2: Federer def. Andreev 7-5 7-6(4)

Andreev choked to the swiss Karlovic.

Seriously, Federer is only serve and luck now. Any decent player with some balls will beat the crap out of him.

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Olderer benefiting from a choke yet again Mugdreev doesn't have the balls to take it to the old man like 99% of the tour. I can see him BSing his way to QF/SF/F of tournaments by 35 at this rate.

Of course, too hard to give any credits to the opponent of 'olderer', eh?

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