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Federer, Soderling to meet in final

Updated: June 6, 2009, 1:54 AM ET
Associated Press

PARIS -- Sentimental favorite Roger Federer did not quite follow the script Friday at the French Open. He decided to go for high drama.

Striving to complete a career Grand Slam, Federer came from behind twice in the semifinals to beat big-serving Juan Martin del Potro 3-6, 7-6 (2), 2-6, 6-1, 6-4.

"It feels great coming through tough matches like this," Federer said. "It's more emotional. It's more satisfaction."

Playing in his fourth consecutive Roland Garros final, Federer will ...

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