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No 7: Australian Open 2006
Rod Laver, Roger Federer and Marcos Baghdatis

bt Marcos Baghdatis 5-7 7-5 6-0 6-2

Roger Federer regained the Australian title he had lost the year before but was given a huge scare by outsider Marcos Baghdatis in the final.

The 20-year-old Cypriot led by a set and a break as Federer failed to find his rhythm in the early stages and a shock looked on the cards.

But the world number one clicked into gear to reel off 11 straight games, and when a tearful Federer was handed the trophy by Rod Laver he told the crowd: "I hope you know how much this means to me."



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