Tuesday, February 3, 2009
Tears in Australian Open Final
The dear three-times Australian Open champion Roger Federer shed tears after a tough final match against Rafael Nadal. He fought hard but ultimately he was unable to carry home the Australian Open trophy.
On the podium, Federer said, "Hi, guys," and then broke down after a fan shouted, "I love you, Federer!" He couldn't continue and let the master of ceremonies to announce the winner.
Sunday (2/1) final results:
Sania Mirza/Mahesh Bhupathi (IND) def. Nathalie Dechy (FRA)/Andy Ram (ISR) 6-3, 6-1
Roger Federer (SUI) def. by Rafael Nadal (ESP) 5-7, 6-3, 6-7 (3) 6-3, 2-6
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