Tennis-Federer beats Nadal to win ATP World Tour Finals

Reuters

Sun, 28 Nov 19:42:00 2010

Roger Federer claimed the final silverware of the men's season on Sunday when he beat Rafael Nadal 6-3 3-6 6-1 to win the ATP World Tour Finals.

The 29-year-old Swiss, who has lost top spot in the world rankings to Nadal this season, produced a barrage of winners to take the season-ending title for a record-equalling fifth time.

Federer clinched victory in one hour 37 minutes when he looped a forehand on to the baseline -- his 32nd winner of the match.

In taking the title undefeated the 16-times grand slam champion walked off with the $1.6 million jackpot.

 

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