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His all-American looks made him a billboard icon, although the expensive campaign run by American Express in the build-up to the 2005 US Open – entitled “Where’s Andy’s mojo?” – backfired badly when he lost to unseeded Gilles Muller, of Luxembourg, in the first round.
He has been a significant figure, and not just because of the speed of his serve, which touched 155mph at its peak, or his 32 titles.
After that, Roddick toned down the jokes a little, but he remained a crowd favourite.
In 2009, his marathon 16-14 defeat by Federer in the Wimbledon final earned him huge appreciation as a gallant loser.
For his ninth birthday in 1991, Roddick's parents took him on a trip to Flushing, New York, where they watched the U. "He got into the players' lounge with no credentials." At the age of fourteen, Roddick attended a tennis camp in Tampa, Florida, but did not like the intensely competitive atmosphere.
Nor did he attend one of the well-known Florida tennis academies that train champions during their teen years.
As John Isner crashed out in the third round of the US Open, and Mardy Fish withdrew because of health concerns, we were left with just one American male still standing.