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Federer takes underdog role for Nadal showdown

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Roger Federer insists he is happy to be labelled as the underdog in the latest instalment of his epic rivalry with Rafael Nadal after booking a semi-final showdown with the Spaniard at the ATP World Tour Finals. 

Switzerland's Roger Federer returns against Argentina's Juan Martin Del Potro during their group B singles match in the round robin stage on the sixth day of the ATP World Tour Finals tennis tournament in London on November 9, 2013

Federer defeated Argentine fourth seed Juan Martin del Potro 4-6, 7-6 (7/2), 7-5 on Saturday to ensure a second place finish in Group B and a 32nd career meeting with world number one Nadal.

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