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Nothing Djokovic could do vs. Rafa

Serb fell short once again in quest for one elusive Grand Slam title on his résumé

Updated: June 8, 2014, 3:24 PM ET
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

PARIS -- Novak Djokovic spoke in French when he addressed the Philippe Chatrier crowd after Sunday's championship match at Roland Garros. French is one of the four languages he speaks in addition to his native Serbian. But he still cannot say the words he most wants to here: I am the French Open champion.

It's not a language issue. Djokovic can learn Russian, Japanese, Mandarin, Arabic, Hindi, Urdu, Thai or Tagalog and it won't make any difference as long as the opponent standing across ...

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