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Djokovic roughs up Nadal in Miami

Serbian star beats his longtime nemesis in a swift 84 minutes to win Sony Open

Updated: March 30, 2014, 6:34 PM ET
By Greg Garber | ESPN.com

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- On the final point, they both came to the net and studied each other intently, face-to-face.

The two finest players in the sport were fascinatingly close, and they were still swinging with fury. No. 1-ranked Rafael Nadal ripped one last volley, but No. 2 Novak Djokovic got a racket on it and managed to drop it into the open court. Seconds later, he was flat on his back, arms and legs outstretched.

Of the past 17 Grand Slam singles events, they have come away ...

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