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After the wildly unpredictable first four rounds, the quarterfinals played out more according to script. The day featured two great matches and two predictable ones, but they set up a great day of semifinal play on Friday. After the jump, we'll look a each of the matches and what they mean for Friday. The Championships: Gentlemen's Singles Semifinals Novak Djokovic def. Florian Mayer 6-4, 6-1, 6-4 For one set, this looked like this could be a close one. Serving at 4-4, Djokovic was down 0-40. and Mayer had an easy volley putaway. Instead of finishing the point, he allowed Djokovic to get back in the point, and Djokovic made him pay. Sure enough, Djokovic held and broke Mayer right away. After that, it was all academic for Djokovic, as he ran away with the match and Mayer never threatened him again. For Djokovic, this was a great warm-up for the semifinals. He didn't exert himself too much, and was the first one off court today. Roger Federer def. Mikhail Youzhny 6-...
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