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Roger Federer Playing Tennis With His Eyes Shut Proves He G.O.A.T.

The stuff that dreams are made of.

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This is Roger Federer: tennis god, Swiss idol and undoubtedly THE GREATEST OF ALL TIME.

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I'm not making that up. Rod Laver (the man, not the stadium) said so, and you have to believe him.

The Fed disappeared from the tennis world after last year's Wimbledon because of an injury. But like the wizard that he is, he returned after six months to the Australian Open, vanquishing everyone in his path to the final.

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Maybe his secret weapon is the ability to pass on sleepiness to his opponent. Unfortunately for the guy on the other side, he's just not as talented as the G.O.A.T.

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He's so good that even though he played with his eyes closed, and even though he's currently the lowest-ranked player left in the men's singles, he still made it all the way to his first Australian Open final since 2010.