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Federer’s fall, Raonic’s record, Murray’s chance: Snapshots from Wimbledon 2016 men’s semis

Roger Federer of Switzerland reacts after he slips during the Men's Singles Semi Final match against Milos Raonic of Canada on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 8, 2016 in London, England.

Roger Federer reacts after falling during his semi-final match against Milos Raonic. He stumbled and fell lying face down in the turf of Centre Court, as he battled through five sets but couldn't make it. Getty Images

Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles Semi Final match against Tomas Berdych of The Czech Republic on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 8, 2016 in London, England. Getty

Andy Murray celebrates after beating Tomas Berdych in the semi-finals. He will play Milos Raonic in the Wimbledon final. Getty Images

Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles Semi Final match against Tomas Berdych of The Czech Republic on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 8, 2016 in London, England. Getty

Many consider this to be Andy Murray's best chance to win another Grand Slam title as it will be his first final from 11 at the majors where he hasn't faced either Novak Djokovic or Roger Federer against whom he has lost eight times. Getty Images

Tomas Berdych of The Czech Republic looks on during the Men's Singles Semi Final match against Andy Murray of Great Britain on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 8, 2016 in London, England. Getty

Tomas Berdych looks on during his semi-final match against Andy Murray. The Czech lost 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 to the home favourite. Getty Images

Milos Raonic of Canada and Roger Federer of Switzerland shake hands following the Men's Singles Semi Final match on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 8, 2016 in London, England. Getty

Milos Raonic and Roger Federer shake hands following their marathon five-setter match that saw the Canadian Raonic go through to the Wimbledon finals for the first time. Getty Images

Milos Raonic of Canada celebrates victory during the Men's Singles Semi Final match against Roger Federer of Switzerland on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 8, 2016 in London, England. Getty

Milos Raonic celebrates after becoming the first Canadian man to reach a Grand Slam final. Getty Images

 Roger Federer of Switzerland plays a backhand during the Men's Singles Semi Final match against Milos Raonic of Canada on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 8, 2016 in London, England. Getty

After weathering an early storm, Roger Federer had been in complete control of the semi-final, his 10th at the tournament, until the tie turned suddenly and dramatically in the fourth set. Getty Images


Published Date: Jul 09, 2016 12:07 PM | Updated Date: Jul 09, 2016 12:12 PM

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