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Nadal-Federer epic the most thrilling of all the Wimbledon finals

From the Rafael Nadal-Roger Federer marathon, to Venus Williams epic encounter in 2005, Ravi Ubha unveils the five most memorable Wimbledon final matches in the Open era.

Originally Published: July 6, 2008
By Ravi Ubha | Special to ESPN.com

Sunday's Wimbledon final was one of those times when you call a buddy immediately after the match ends and say, "Did you see that?"

Hope so.

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer battled for nearly five hours, braving the conditions and each other, before the Spaniard finally ended the Swiss's reign at the All England Club. John McEnroe, a three-time Wimbledon champ, proclaimed it was the best tennis tussle he had ever seen.

Fitting, then, that we unveil the ...

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