The Swiss again had to stay patient, but won two points on the Croatian's serve in the second tiebreak
and sealed his win with a backhand volley after one hour and 28 minutes.
nz, Berdych said that although he played very well in the game and built the tactics and the game plan on his strength, he lost as the tiebreak
is always a 'big lottery' and Wawrinka got lucky by winning the game.
We played really well at the end of the tiebreak
at the end of both matches.
Still there was another twist in store - the Russian regaining the initiative only to fail to serve out for the title at 6-5 forcing another tension-filled tiebreak
which she claimed 7-5.
The No 3 seed then took a grip on the tiebreak
from the start, Henman putting a forehand out on the first point and in fact gifting Hewitt the first five points he scored with a number of errors.
But this time Sampras kept his concentration, sealing the tiebreak
Screaming The underdog served for the set at 5-3 but it eventually went to a tiebreak
Irvin, a qualifier, dropped the first set and forced a tiebreak
in the third before she fell, 6-2, 1-6, 7-6 (7-5).
Nadal and Wawrinka traded blows in the first set then Nadal stepped up his game in that tiebreak
Goodall said: "It's disappointing to lose all three tiebreaks
, especially as I have a good record in them.
As you can see in the table above there were more tiebreaks
in those years that featured more matches that extending over 45 games.
Sampras proved steadier in the tiebreaks
and won 3-6, 7-6 (7-1), 7-6 (7-4), 6-2.