Roger Federer crashed out of the US Open in the fourth round while Rafael Nadal captured his 19th hardcourt win in a row to reach the quarter-finals without having allowed a service break.
Roger Federer of Switzerland, seen after losing to Tommy Robredo of Spain following their 2013 US Open men's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York, on September 2, 2013. Robredo won 7-6 (7/3), 6-3, 6-4.
Federer on Monday suffered a stunning upset at the hands of Spanish 19th seed Tommy Robredo, whose 7-6 (7/3), 6-3, 6-4 shocker was his first victory in 11 matches against the 17-time Grand Slam champion and five-time US Open winner.
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