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Despite losing streak, Roddick never stopped believing in himself

What do you get when you're serving down your opponent's throat, converting at opportune times and just leaving it all on court. For Andy Roddick it meant snapping at 11-match losing streak to Roger Federer.

Originally Published: April 4, 2008
By Bonnie D. Ford | ESPN.com

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- It must be love, because most women would not permit themselves to be wrapped in the kind of big, sweaty, clothes-rumpling hug Andy Roddick gave his new fiancée, Brooklyn Decker, on the patio of the players' lounge after he beat Roger Federer for only the second time in 17 aggravating attempts.

"I guess all I had to do was be engaged," he said.

Well, yes. Along with serving exceptionally, and playing clean tennis, and not letting ...

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