New Roger a lot like the old
After a year fraught with disappointment, Slam King confident and in control
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- He first came to Miami as a 14-year-old, part of a Swedish junior contingent that stayed for a month.
His last event as a junior was the 18-and-under Orange Bowl in 1998, when he beat future professionals Jurgen Melzer, David Nalbandian and Guillermo Coria on the way to the championship. In 1999, playing for the first time here as a pro, the wild card was ushered from the Miami tournament in the first round.
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