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Retiring Roddick owns the moment, Tomic

Updated: September 1, 2012, 12:40 AM ET
By Jane McManus

FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y. -- Everything felt surreal for Andy Roddick after he announced the U.S. Open would be his last tournament.

Sitting in the locker room, he wondered whether this would be his last time there. Walking to the court, he passed a television screen showing a sentimental retrospective of his career. Looking up at the crowd, watching people dance during changeovers -- was this his last chance to soak it all in?

"It got to me a little bit," Roddick said.

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