Nadal beats Federer in Australian Open final
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Roger Federer had nowhere to hide.
Rod Laver was about to present the cup to Australian Open champion Rafael Nadal. Federer stood on the court, having just mis-sed his first chance to equal Pete Sampras' record 14 Grand Slam singles titles.
He was sobbing. He couldn't speak.
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