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Roger Federer upset by Tomas Berdych in Wimbledon quarterfinals

Roger Federer lost Wednesday in the Wimbledon men's quarterfinals to Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic in four sets.

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Switzerland's Roger Federer walks off the court after being defeated by Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic at the 2010 Wimbledon tennis championships on Wednesday.

Six-time champion Roger Federer has lost to Tomas Berdych in the quarterfinals of Wimbledon.

The 12th-seeded Czech beat Federer 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4 on Wednesday for the biggest victory of his career.

It's the first time since 2002 that Federer has failed to reach the final.

He had been bidding for a record-tying seventh Wimbledon title.

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