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It's the men's semi-finals in this year's Australian Open and it features Britain's Andy Murray (3) and Switzerland's Roger Federer (2).

These two players had two memorable matches last year: Wimbledon championship which went to Federer and the Olympic Gold Medal match that went to Murray. Before the year ended, Murray won his first grandslam at the U.S.Open.

Murray currently leads Federer in their head-to-head match up 10-9 but it's the Swiss who won the last meeting between the two during the ATP World Tour Finals in London.

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Federer to serve
15-0 Murray forehand goes to the net
15-15 Murray showing early on that he's going to hit the forehand strong and he hits the winner for his first point
30-15 Federer answers by approaching the net early and puts away an easy forehand volley
30-30 Tough luck for Federer as his forehand hits the top of the net and it sails out of the court
30-40 After a long rally with both players at the baseline, Federer approaches the net but his forehand goes long and out. Breakpoint Murray
40-40 Forehand winner by Federer
Adv. Federer - Murray forehand goes long
1-0 short Federer forehand winner

Murray to serve
15-0 Murray with the backhand winner
15-15 Murray's forehand goes out
30-15 Federer backhand hits the net
40-15 Murray ace
1-1 Murray hits a strong serve down the "T"

Federer to serve
0-15 Federer error at the net
15-15 Another baseline battle but it ends this time after Murray hits a backhand long
15-30
15-40 Each player is trying to attack the other's backhand. Federer commits the error
30-40 Murray's forehand goes long
40-40 Murray backhand hits the net
Adv. Murray - Murray hits the winner
40-40 Murray forehand goes long
Adv. Murray - Federer backhand goes out
2-1 Murray breaks Federer's serve. Federer with the forehand slice error

Murray to serve
15-0 Federer couldn't return Murray's serve
30-0 Murray serves to Federer's backhand and the return goes out
40-0 Murray with the ace
40-15 Murray with the UE
40-30 Murray backhand hits the net
40-40 Murray approaches the net and is met by a Federer forehand. Murray tries to volley but it goes out
Adv. Federer - Federer going with his slice and the heavy ball proves too much for Murray as the Brit hits the ball to the net
40-40 Murray with the ace
Adv. Murray - Federer lobs the ball out of the court
40-40 Federer hits the down-the-line forehand and Murray hits the return out of the court
Adv. Murray - Murray smashes the ball
3-1 Murray serves to Federer's backhand again and the return goes out once more

Federer to serve
15-0
30-0 Federer approaches the net and hits the aggressive forehand winner
40-0 Murray return of serve hits the bottom of the net
3-2 Murray still leading.

Murray to serve
0-15 Murray approaches the net but Federer makes him pay by hitting a beautiful backhand down the line winner
15-15 Murray hits the forehand down the line winner
30-15 Federer with the UE
40-15 Murray hits the ace down the "T" again
40-30 Murray called out and he challenges. It's out
4-2 Murray serves into Federer's backhand again, the return hits the net

Federer to serve
0-15
0-30 Federer forehand goes long
15-30 Murray's return of serve goes out
15-40 Federer stretches to return the ball but Murray was quick to hit the backhand down the line
30-40 Federer hits the smash, Murray retrieves the ball but it hits the net
40-40 Federer hits the backhand smash, the toughest shot in the book, Murray returns it but it goes out
Adv. Federer
4-3 Murray still up

Murray to serve
15-0 Murray with the forehand winner
30-0 Murray with the backhand volley winner
40-0 Murray serves to the Federer backhand
5-3 Murray holds serve after Federer hits the backhand to the net

Federer to serve
15-0 Murray with the UE
15-15
30-15
40-15 Murray return of serve goes out
40-30 Federer attempts the serve and volley but the ball hits the net
5-4 Murray still up

Murray to serve
15-0 Murray with the wide ace
15-15 Federer with the backhand volley winner
30-15 Federer return of serve goes out
40-15 Set point for Murray after Federer hits the forehand ball to the net

First set: Murray 
Comment: Murray is clearly the more aggressive of the two as Federer looks out of it early on. 

Federer to serve
0-15
15-15 Murray just keeps retrieving the ball but Federer is ready this time for the forehand volley
30-15 Murray return of serve goes out
40-15 Federer backhand volley
40-30 Federer forehand goes out
40-40 Federer double faults
Adv. Federer - Federer serves wide and Murray's return hits the net
40-40 Federer with the UE
Adv. Federer - Federer with the flick of the racquet head and it forces an error out of Murray
1-0 Federer

Murray to serve
15-0 Federer forehand hits the net
15-15 Federer with the backhand winner
30-15 Murray with the serve on the "T" again
40-15 Federer forehand goes out
1-1 Murray hits the ace

Federer to serve
15-0 Murray with the UE
15-15 Federer double faults
30-15 Murray error on the return of serve
40-15 Federer with the backhand down the line forces Murray to commit the forehand error
2-1 Federer leads

Murray to serve
15-0 Federer forehand goes out
30-0 Murray serves to Federer's backhand again, forcing an error
30-15 Federer with the forehand crosscourt winner
40-15 Federer backhand goes out
2-2 Murray

Federer to serve
0-15 Federer backhand volley goes long
0-30 Murray forehand winner
15-30 Murray forehand error
30-30 Murray backhand error
40-30 15-shot rally ends with a  Murray forehand error
40-40 Federer backhand slice hits the bottom of the net
Adv. Federer - Murray's return of serve goes long
3-2 Federer with his first ace of the match

Murray to serve
15-0 Murray with the forehand volley
15-15 Murray with the UE
30-15
30-30
40-30 Both players slicing their way but Federer ends up hitting the net
3-3 Murray with the ace

Federer to serve
0-15 Both players covered their sides of the court but Murray ends up winning this point
15-15 Murray return of serve hits the bottom of the net
30-15
40-15 Murray return of serve goes out
40-30 Federer's crosscourt forehand misses the line
4-3 Federer holds after Murray's forehand hits the net

Comment: Murray has 22 unforced errors compared to Federer's 19

Murray to serve
15-0 Murray with the ace
30-0 Murray with another ace
40-0 Murray with another amazing serve
4-4 Murray holds. Federer goes for the drop shot but Murray is quick to go after it and hits the backhand crosscourt winner

Federer to serve
15-0 Federer with the crosscourt winner
15-15 Murray with the down the line passing shot after a Federer dropshot
30-15 Murray return of serve goes out
40-15 Backhand error by Murray
5-4 Federer with the forehand winner

Murray to serve
15-0 Murray forehand winner
15-15 Murray error
30-15 Murray with the backhand down the line
40-15 Murray serves to Federer's backhand
5-5 Murray holds. Federer's backhand chip misses the baseline

Federer to serve
15-0 Murray's shot goes out
30-0 Federer with the serve and volley and the winner
40-0 Impressive dropshot by Federer
6-5 Federer holds. Murray's backhand return of serve hits the bottom of the net

Murray to serve
15-0 Murray serves down the "T" and Federer couldn't return it
30-0 Federer return of serve goes out
30-15 Forehand winner by Federer
40-15 Murray serves wide to Federer's backhand
6-6 Murray with the ace

Tiebreak
1-0 Murray after a Federer forehand error.
1-1 Murray serving. His forehand goes long
2-1 Federer after a Murray forehand error
3-1 Federer serving. Murray hits the ball to the net
4-1 Federer serving. Drive volley by Federer
4-2 Federer. Murray serving. Change ends.
4-3 Federer. Murray serving. Murray forehand right on the line
4-4 Federer serving. Federer backhand hits the bottom of the net.
5-4 Federer. Federer serving. Murray return of serve hits the bottom of the net.
5-5 Murray serving. Federer backhand goes way out.
6-5 Federer. Murray serving. Murray goes for a smash but Federer puts it away with a crosscourt backhand winner.
7-5. Federer serving. Murray with the error.

Second set: Federer
Comment: Federer pulled off this 2nd set despite looking very tentative as compared to Murray who's very aggressive and tireless so far.

Murray to serve
0-15 Federer winner on the return of serve
15-15 Federer forehand error
30-15 Federer aggressive on his return of serve. He approaches the net but his volley doesn't clear the net.
40-15 Federer return of serve goes long
40-30 Murray forehand goes long
1-0 Murray after a backhand winner

Federer to serve
0-15 Federer backhand error
0-30 Federer backhand slice hits the net
15-30 Drive volley winner by Federer
30-30 Federer with the smash
30-40 Federer backhand goes long
40-40 Murray forehand goes long
Adv. Federer - Federer ace, just his second of the match
1-1 Federer holds after Murray's backhand hits the net

Murray to serve
15-0
30-0 Federer makes the error after approaching the net
40-0 Federer forehand hits the net
2-1 Murray. Federer just misses the line with his forehand

Federer to serve
15-0 Murray error on the return of serve
30-0 Murray error on the return of serve
40-0 Murray error on the return of serve
40-15 Federer's backhand hits the net
2-2 Federer holds with the ace

Murray to serve
0-15 Federer with the great backhand, forcing Murray to commit the error
15-15 Federer's drop shot doesn't clear the net
30-15 Federer's forehand misses the line
30-30 Murray's backhand goes long
40-30 Federer's forehand goes long
3-2 Murray after a forehand volley winner

Federer to serve
0-15 Murray forehand winner
0-30 Federer forehand goes long
0-40 Federer error
15-40 Murray error
4-2 Murray after a backhand error by Federer

Murray to serve
15-0 Federer error
30-0
40-0 Murray with the 175 km/h serve
5-2 Murray after Federer's return of serve goes long

Federer to serve
0-15
15-15 Murray return of serve goes long
30-15 Federer with the smash
40-15 Federer with the forehand winner
40-30 Federer with the forehand error
5-3 Murray. Federer holds.

Murray to serve
0-15 Forehand error by Murray
15-15 Federer's slice goes way beyond the baseline
30-15 Murray ace
40-15 Murray forehand down the line winner
6-3 Murray after an ace

Third set: Murray
Comment: Federer continues to look out of sorts in this match. He tried to change the pace by approaching the net more, hoping to finish points early but Murray always finds ways to return the ball.

Federer to serve
15-0 Murray error
15-15 Federer approaches the net and Murray hits the backhand passing shot
30-15 Murray with the backhand error
30-30 Murray with the easy put away
30-40 Federer's backhand hits the bottom of the net
40-40 Forehand winner by Federer as Murray takes a fall
Adv. Federer
40-40 Federer forehand goes long
Adv. Federer - Federer with the easy put away after Murray is wiped off the court
1-0 Federer. Murray with the error

Murray to serve
15-0 Federer with the backhand error
15-15 Murray once again wanting to play every ball is wiped off the court. Federer with the easy backhand volley put away
30-15 Federer forehand goes long
30-30 Murray backhand slice hits the bottom of the net
40-30 Murray with the forehand winner
1-1 Murray holds after a forehand winner

Federer to serve
0-15 Federer backhand slice hits the bottom of the net
15-15 Murray return of serve goes long
30-15 Federer ace
40-15 Federer with the smash
2-1 Federer holds

Murray to serve
0-15 Murray backhand hits the net
0-30 Murray hits the backhand slice too strong and it goes out
0-40 Murray's shot goes long
15-40 Murray serves down the "T" and Federer couldn't return it
30-40 Murray with the ace off a wide serve to Federer's forehand
3-1 Federer breaks the Murray serve for the first time in the match

Federer to serve
15-0 Federer with the forehand winner
30-0 Federer with the backhand winner
40-0 Federer with the forehand winner just inside the sideline
40-15 Federer backhand goes long
4-1 Federer. Murray forehand misses the line.

Murray to serve
15-0 Federer return of serve hits the net
30-0 Federer error
30-15 Federer's backhand return of serve forces an error out of Murray
40-15 Federer's backhand return of serve hits the net
4-2 Murray with the impressive serve

Federer to serve
15-0
15-15 Federer with the error
30-15
30-30 Federer attempts the drop shot but Murray runs after the ball for a forehand winner
30-40 Federer with the short chip but the ball doesn't clear the net
4-3 Federer. Murray approaches the net to put away the ball

Comment: Federer should stop hitting the ball back towards Murray 

Murray to serve
0-15
15-15
30-15 Murray with the 207 km/h ace
30-30 Federer's backhand hits the top of the net, over Murray and just inside the baseline
30-40 Federer with the backhand winner right on the line
40-40 Federer's forehand misses the sideline
Adv. Murray - Federer's backhand misses the sideline
40-40 Federer with the down the line forehand off the serve
Adv. Murray - Murray shows his game face with the backhand winner down the line
40-40 Murray's backhand goes out. Umpire says replay the point. Federer challenges and the point is awarded to him. Murray is complaining to the umpire.
Adv. Murray - Murray with the deep forehand, forcing an error out of Federer's backhand
40-40 Murray's forehand hits the bottom of the net. Murray has no challenges remaining.
Adv. Murray - Federer's backhand slice hits the bottom of the net
4-4 Murray. Federer's forehand hits the net.

Federer to serve
0-15 Murray with the lob and Federer doesn't get to in in time
0-30 Federer's forehand hits the net
15-30 Federer with the forehand approach, forcing Murray to go for a lob that goes way out
30-30 Federer with the forehand approach again
40-30 Murray's backhand return of serve misses the baseline
40-40 Federer's forehand goes long
Adv. Federer - Federer with the forehand winner
5-4 Federer. Murray's return of serve hits the bottom of the net

Murray to serve
15-0 Murray with the soft volley winner off the Federer lob
30-0 Murray with the forehand passing shot
40-0 Federer backhand hits the bottom of the net
5-5 Federer attempts the drop shot again and Murray gets to it again

Federer to serve
0-15 Federer backhand hits the net
0-30 Federer forehand hits the net
0-40 Federer's shot goes long
6-5 Murray. Federer with the error

Murray to serve
15-0 Federer approaches the net but Murray hits the passing shot
15-15 Murray's backhand goes long at the baseline
30-15 Murray with the wide serve to Federer's forehand, the return doesn't clear the net
30-30 Federer smashes the ball towards Murray and Murray hits the ball out
30-40 Federer with the backhand down the line winner and the crowd goes alive
6-6 Federer breaks after a Murray forehand goes long. We head to another tiebreak

Tiebreak
1-0 Federer. Federer serving.
2-0 Federer. Murray serving. Federer hits the huge forehand off the Murray serve. Murray hits it out.
2-1 Federer. Murray serving. Federer's return of serve goes out.
2-2 Federer serving. Federer's forehand hits the net.
3-2 Federer. Federer serving. Murray's backhand goes long at the baseline.
4-2 Federer. Murray serving. Federer hits the smash. Murray returns it but it goes out.
"Let's go Roger!" chants ringing all over the arena
5-2 Federer. Murray serving. Federer smashes that serve that leaves Murray flat-footed.
6-2 Federer. Federer serving. Murray with the error.
7-2

Fourth set: Federer
Comment: Murray starting to move slow in the fourth set. Federer finding his form now. 


Murray to serve
15-0 Federer with the forehand error
15-15 Murray with the forehand error
30-15 Murray with the ace right on the "T"
30-30 Murray with the backhand error
40-30 Federer's forehand slice hits the net
1-0 Murray as Federer hits his backhand long

Federer to serve
0-15 Federer's forehand goes out
15-15 Federer goes for the drop shot, Murray runs after it but his backhand goes long
30-15 Federer with the forehand winner that's too far for Murray to reach
30-30 Federer's backhand goes long
30-40 Federer's forehand goes out
2-0 Murray as Federer shanks the backhand

Murray to serve
15-0 Federer backhand goes long
30-0 Murray forehand winner
40-0 Federer hits the forehand out
3-0 Murray. Federer attempts the drop shot but it doesn't clear the net

Federer to serve
0-15
15-15 Murray forehand goes long
15-30 Federer with the error
30-30 Murray with the error
40-30 Murray's backhand hits the net
40-40 Murray with the return of serve winner
Adv. Federer - Murray's return of serve hits the net
3-1 Murray. Murray with the backhand error

Murray to serve
15-0
30-0 Federer's return of serve goes long at the baseline
40-0 Murray with the backhand winner
4-1 Murray. Murray hits the forehand winner

Federer to serve
15-0 Federer with the backhand slider, forcing Murray to make the forehand error
30-0 Murray with the forehand error
40-0 Federer with the drop shot
4-2 Murray.

Murray to serve
15-0 Federer with the forehand error
30-0 Murray with the ace right on the "T"
30-15 Federer with the sharp return of serve, making Murray commit the error
40-15 Murray with the 203 km/h ace
5-2 Murray. Federer's backhand return of serve hits the net.

Federer to serve
0-15
0-30 Federer forehand goes out
15-30 Federer forehand winner
15-40 Murray forehand winner
30-40
GSM Murray 6-4 6-7(5) 6-3 6-7(2) 6-2

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