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Fed shows no compassion for Tomic

Updated: January 22, 2012, 1:03 PM ET
By Greg Garber | ESPN.com

When you are the king, everyone wants a piece of your crown.

A little over a decade ago, a lean and hungry 19-year-old faced Pete Sampras on the emerald isle that is Centre Court at Wimbledon. The American had won four straight titles at the All England Club and, remarkably, seven of the previous eight. And yet, somehow -- in a match that stretched five sets and 3 hours, 41 minutes -- Roger Federer managed to end Sampras' 31-match winning streak in his favorite tournament. Federer ...

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