wimbledon-03federer_philippoussis

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  1. Voo de Mar says:
    Total points: 108-87
    Points won directly behind the serve:
    47 % Federer – 44 of 93
    49 % Philippoussis – 50 of 102

    Their second match in 2003, a few months before Philippoussis won in Hamburg on clay in three sets.

    Federer’s first major triumph in his 17th Grand Slam appearance:
    1 Hyung-Taik Lee 6-3, 6-3, 7-6(2)
    2 Stefan Koubek 7-5, 6-1, 6-1
    3 Mardy Fish 6-3, 6-1, 4-6, 6-1
    4 Feliciano Lopez 7-6(5), 6-4, 6-4
    Q Sjeng Schalken 6-3, 6-4, 6-4
    S Andy Roddick 7-6(6), 6-3, 6-3
    W Mark Philippoussis 7-6(5), 6-2, 7-6(3)

    # Comparison of other greatest Open era players:
    5th – Bjorn Borg (French Open ’74)
    6th – Rafael Nadal (French Open ’05)
    8th – Pete Sampras (US Open ’90)
    13th – Novak Djokovic (Aussie Open ’08)
    18th – Ivan Lendl (French Open ’84)

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