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Federer-Nadal rivalry restored heading into Paris

Updated: May 18, 2009, 2:08 PM ET
By Peter Bodo, TENNIS.com

Well, it looks like they didn't name that new stadium in Madrid "The Magic Box" for nothing. It turns out the first event ever held in the joint left the capacity crowd, as well as an enormous television audience, scratching it's collective head and asking, "Hey, how did he do that?"

"He," of course, is Roger Federer, who pounded Rafael Nadal, 6-4, 6-4 in the final of the first-ever Madrid Open, a 1000 Master Series event (and one of the elite "dual" events, featuring men's and women's ...

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