Federer eclipses Sampras as top tennis earner

It’s been a long and exciting season for tennis fans, with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal engaged in a thrilling battle for the number one place, and the women’s top spot changing hands several times throughout the year.

8th November, 2008

It’s been a long and exciting season for tennis fans, with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal engaged in a thrilling battle for the number one place, and the women’s top spot changing hands several times throughout the year.

The year began with a surprising Australian Open men’s final between Serbian Novak Djokovic and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, though the old rivalries came back to the fore as the season unfolded. But if fans...

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