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Can Federer Reclaim No. 1 Ranking?

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Roger Federer and Pete Sampras are often linked, and for good reason.

Sampras was Federer's idol as a boy. Both won their first Grand Slam titles at Wimbledon just before their 22nd birthdays. The two are beloved by traditionalists who adore their classic styles. The duo are routinely mentioned among the greatest players who ever lived.

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