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Strokes of Genius (2018)

The film intertwines Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal's lives with their famed 2008 Wimbledon championship - an epic match so close and so reflective of their competitive balance that, in the end, the true winner was the sport itself.

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Andrew Douglas
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yves Allegro Yves Allegro ... Himself
Paul Annacone Paul Annacone ... Himself
Björn Borg ... Himself
Andrew Castle Andrew Castle ... Announcer
Chris Evert ... Herself
Lynette Federer Lynette Federer ... Herself
Robert Federer Robert Federer ... Himself
Roger Federer ... Himself
Heinz Günthardt Heinz Günthardt ... Himself
Tim Henman ... Himself
Jose Higueras Jose Higueras ... Himself
David Law David Law ... Himself
Severin Luthi Severin Luthi ... Himself
Pascal Maria Pascal Maria ... Himself
Rafael Maymo Rafael Maymo ... Himself
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The film intertwines Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal's lives with their famed 2008 Wimbledon championship - an epic match so close and so reflective of their competitive balance that, in the end, the true winner was the sport itself.

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Long Live Rivalry

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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

1 July 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Colpi di genio See more »

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16:9 HD
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Breathtaking
9 July 2018 | by rasmusrosesorensenSee all my reviews

One of the most fantastic documentaries I have ever seen. As a tennis fan this was very interesting, but I would imagine that a non-tennis fan would love it nearly as much.


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