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  • Nadal bitten by a journeyman ‘Shark’

    In terms of career prize money, Rafa Nadal and Steve Darcis are $54 million apart but it was the Belgian who had the bigger smile after beating the former champion at Wimbledon.

    The archetypal journeyman player, who has battled through a series of injuries in a long and not especially fruitful career, Darcis could not have looked happier as he reflected on the shock upset he had produced on Wimbledon's opening day.

    "I think a lot of people will talk about this match in a few years, and also me I think," the 29-year-old Darcis beamed after his 7-6(4) 7-6(8) 6-4 triumph. "It was a great, great

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