Roger Federer clinches medal

Updated: August 3, 2012, 7:23 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

WIMBLEDON, England -- The cry came from the shadows of the Centre Court stands when Roger Federer fell behind in his Olympic semifinal.

"Not enough, Roger!" a British spectator shouted.

And so Federer gave the crowd more -- in the end, more tennis than anyone anticipated. He won the final set of an Olympic marathon 19-17 to achieve another milestone victory on his favorite stage.

Federer clinched the first singles medal of his career Friday, rallying past Juan Martin del ...

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