[Yahoo] Federer reaches Masters Cup final (AP)

Rusty Backhand
11-20-2004, 11:46 PM
Roger Federer won a record-tying 38-point tiebreaker after rallying from a 1-4 deficit in the second set to defeat Marat Safin 6-3, 7-6 (18) Saturday in the semifinals of the ATP Masters Cup. The tiebreaker lasted 26 1/2 minutes and was the third to reach 20-18 since the system started in 1970. Premjit Lall won a tiebreaker by that score against Bjorn Borg in the first round at Wimbledon in 1973,...