Borna Coric claims shock victory against Roger Federer in Halle
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Borna Coric claims shock victory against Roger Federer in Halle

Borna Coric took a decisive victory against Roger Federer at the Gerry Weber Open final on Sunday.

Despite a 20-match winning streak on Grass the world no.1 was unable to overcome the 21-year-old defended two set points to win the first set 7-6(6).

Fighting back in the second set, Federer won 6-3 to force the match to a decider.

However, the Swiss missed out on his 99th tour-level title after the Croatian took a comfortable 6-2 win in the third set, and his first title on grass.

Federer goes into Wimbledon, which begins on July 2, looking for his ninth title at the prestigious tournament.

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