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Age: 31

Country: Switzerland

2012 Match Record: 71-12

2012 Singles Titles: 6

Career Singles Titles: 76

Major Titles: 17 _ Wimbledon (‘03, `04, `05, `06, `07, `09, `12), U.S. Open (‘04, `05, `06, `07, `08), Australian Open (‘04, `06, `07, `10), French Open (‘09),

Last 5 Australian Opens: `12-Lost in semifinals; `11-SF, `10-W, `09-F, `08-SF.

Topspin: Playing in 53rd consecutive Grand Slam tournament, longest active streak. … Reached at least the quarterfinals at a record 34 consecutive majors. … Holds the record for most weeks at No. 1 (302). … His win at Wimbledon last year ended a run of 10 majors without a title, giving him his unparalleled 17th Grand Slam title. … Since winning his first Australian Open in 2004, has never failed to reach the semifinals or better. … In the years he hasn’t won the Australian title since `04, he has lost to the eventual champion all but once.

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ANDY MURRAY

Seeded: 3

Age: 25

Country: Britain

2012 Match Record: 56-16

2012 Singles Titles: 3

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