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Federer makes Grand Slam history at Wimbledon

Updated: July 6, 2009, 4:42 AM ET
Associated Press

WIMBLEDON, England -- From his front row seat in the Royal Box, Pete Sampras watched as Roger Federer broke his record for most Grand Slam singles titles in men's tennis history.

After Federer overcame Andy Roddick in a marathon, five-set serving duel Sunday for his sixth Wimbledon title and 15th Grand Slam championship, Sampras was left with no doubt about who is the greatest male player of all time.

"I have to give it to him," said Sampras, a seven-time Wimbledon champion who never ...

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