Dimitrov eyes chance to break out of Federer's shadow

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  • Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016

(Reuters) - The man once labelled "Baby Federer" was supposed to have outgrown the original version by now, but Grigor Dimitrov is still living firmly in the shadow of the Swiss maestro.

Bulgarian Dimitrov will get another chance on Friday, however, to prove that despite a slower-than-expected rise towards the summit of tennis, he can deliver on his promise.

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