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Federer beats Nadal for Shanghai title

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SHANGHAI (AP) Roger Federer extended his winning streak over Rafael Nadal this year to four matches after beating the top-ranked Spaniard 6-4, 6-3 to win the Shanghai Masters on Sunday.

The Swiss 19-time grand slam winner, who still trails Nadal 23-15 in their overall head-to-head record, didn't face a break point and started and ended the match with service breaks.

"I don't know what my expectations were going in," Federer said. "I thought I might struggle early on because it was a late finish last night.

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2017 ATP Rankings
Rank Player Points
1 R. Nadal 10,465
2 R. Federer 8,505
3 A. Murray 5,290
4 M. Cilic 4,505
5 A. Zverev 4,400
6 D. Thiem 3,935
7 N. Djokovic 3,765
8 G. Dimitrov 3,590
9 S. Wawrinka 3,450
10 D. Goffin 2,885
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2017 WTA Rankings
Rank Player Points
1 S. Halep 6,175
2 G. Muguruza 6,135
3 K. Pliskova 5,605
4 E. Svitolina 5,465
5 V. Williams 4,642
6 C. Wozniacki 4,540
7 J. Ostapenko 4,510
8 S. Kuznetsova 3,950
9 C. Garcia 3,860
10 J. Konta 3,795
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