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Federer Stands Alone

Posted by on Sunday, 5 July, 2009
WIMBLEDON, ENGLAND - JULY 05:  Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates victory with the trophy after the men's singles final match against Andy Roddick of USA on Day Thirteen of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 5, 2009 in London, England. Federer won 5-7, 7-6, 7-6, 3-6, 16-14.  (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Jul 5 2009
WIMBLEDON, ENGLAND – JULY 05: Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates victory with the trophy after the men’s singles final match against Andy Roddick of USA on Day Thirteen of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 5, 2009 in London, England. Federer won 5-7, 7-6, 7-6, 3-6, 16-14. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
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After four and a quarter hours, Roger Federer overcame Andy Roddick in a historic 30-game fifth set, the longest in Wimbledon history.

Federer also picked up the HSBC Champion of Champions honor along side Martina Navratilova.