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Crocked Federer hands Djokovic year-end title by default

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LONDON - A mouth-watering finale to the season ended before it even began on Sunday when Roger Federer was forced to pull out through injury prior to his ATP World Tour Final showdown with world number one Novak Djokovic.

Federer hangs tough to set up Djokovic showdown

LONDON - Six-times champion Roger Federer survived a late-night Swiss semi-final thriller against Stanislas Wawrinka on Saturday to set up an ATP World Tour Finals showdown against Novak Djokovic.

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Djokovic trounces Berdych, Wawrinka beats Cilic

LONDON - Novak Djokovic ensured he would end another year as world number one while adding another processional victory to a long list at the ATP World Tour Finals with his 6-2 6-2 demolition of subdued Czech Tomas Berdych on Friday.

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Federer crushes Murray, Nishikori reaches semis

LONDON - Hidden behind the artistic beauty of Roger Federer's tennis lurks the primal instinct of a cold-hearted killer and on Thursday Andy Murray was the unwitting victim as he was hammered 6-0 6-1 in his own backyard.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 13 Nov 2014

Federer crushes Murray, Nishikori reaches semis

LONDON - Hidden behind the artistic beauty of Roger Federer's tennis lurks the primal instinct of a cold-hearted killer and on Thursday Andy Murray was the unwitting victim as he was hammered 6-0 6-1 in his own backyard.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 13 Nov 2014

Federer happy Murray avoided 'double bagel'

LONDON - Roger Federer was two points away from beating one of his fiercest rivals without dropping a solitary game but said he was happy not to beat Andy Murray 6-0 6-0 on Thursday.

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Murray narrowly escapes double bagel humiliation by Federer

LONDON - Andy Murray avoided a 'double bagel' humiliation by Roger Federer at the ATP Tour finals on Thursday but conceded that even if he had played well he would not have lived with the “exceptional” brilliance of the Swiss. To his credit, the Briton was a model of grace in defeat as he accepted the 6-0 6-1 thumping at the O2 Arena, which brought a swift and brutal end to his season, had been carried out by a 33-year-old playing as if in his matchless 20-something pomp.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 13 Nov 2014

Raonic withdraws from ATP Tour finals, replaced by Ferrer

LONDON - Canada's Milos Raonic has withdrawn from the ATP Tour Finals in London due to injury and been replaced by Spain's David Ferrer.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 13 Nov 2014

No miracle cure says bouncing Czech Berdych

LONDON - Knock him down and one thing is certain about Tomas Berdych at the ATP World Tour Finals -- he will bounce right up again.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 12 Nov 2014

Classy Federer on brink of semis, Murray stays afloat

LONDON - Roger Federer's class shone like a beacon over the murky waters of round-robin tennis with a 6-3 6-2 defeat of Kei Nishikori at the ATP World Tour Finals on Sunday before Andy Murray stayed afloat by defeating Milos Raonic.

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Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic during their match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows in New York, in this August 31, 2008 file photo.  REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

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