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Federer survives delPo onslaught

Updated: August 3, 2012, 4:41 PM ET
By Bonnie D. Ford | ESPN.com

LONDON -- This Olympic tennis tournament is special because of where it's being played, so it shouldn't be surprising that it produced at least one match as intense and high-caliber as a Grand Slam final.

Yes, there are superficial differences. Swiss icon Roger Federer and Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina were wearing their national colors Friday, garb that would have been taboo during The Fortnight. A caterwauling baby in the stands who caught the attention of the BBC commentators wouldn't ...

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