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Federer Falls Short of a 100th Title. But He Does Get an Apology

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Alexander Zverev beats Federer at the ATP Finals in London and then says he's sorry for the quirky way the match stopped during the second-set tiebreaker.
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'No need to apologize': Federer defends Zverev after controversial incident in ATP Finals defeat

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Roger Federer has leapt to the defence of his opponent Alexander Zverev after the crowd booed him following his win over the Swiss star at the ATP Finals in London.
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Ball boy's flub mars Alexander Zverev's ATP Finals win over Roger Federer

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After pulling off one of the biggest wins of his career, Alexander Zverev was left apologizing for an unforced error he didn't make. Zverev denied Roger Federer a shot at a 100th career title by beating the Swiss great 7-5, 7-6 (5) on Saturday at O2 Arena to advance to the championship match at...
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Zverev's ATP Finals win vs. Federer tainted by ball boy flub

Zverev's ATP Finals win vs. Federer tainted by ball boy flub

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LONDON - One of the biggest wins of Alexander Zverev's career was tainted by a ball boy interrupting a point during a crucial second-set tiebreaker.
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Zverev shocks Federer in straight sets to reach ATP final

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Germany's Alexander Zverev produced a superb performance to defeat Swiss superstar Roger Federer in straight sets to book his place in the final of the ATP Finals at the O2 Arena in London.
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Zverev denies Federer shot at 100th title at ATP Finals

Zverev denies Federer shot at 100th title at ATP Finals

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LONDON - Alexander Zverev denied Roger Federer a shot at a 100th career title with a 7-5, 7-6 (5) victory on Saturday to advance to the championship match at the ATP Finals.
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Zverev denies Federer shot at 100th title at ATP Finals

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LONDON - Alexander Zverev denied Roger Federer a shot at a 100th career title with a 7-5, 7-6 (5) victory on Saturday to advance to the championship match at the ATP Finals.
Zverev, 21, is the youngest player to reach the final of the season-ending event since 2009 and the first from Germany since 1996.
Federer, 37, was seeking a record-extending seventh title, but was unable to cope with the pressure created by Zverev's power and precision at the O2 Arena.
An inspired series of shots earned Zverev the first break points of the match in the 12th game and Federer sent a forehand wide to...
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