2007 — Roger Federer ends Rafael Nadal’s 81-match winning streak on clay with a 2-6, 6-2, 6-0 win in the final of the Hamburg Masters. It’s Federer’s first clay-court title in two years. Nadal, ranked No. 2 in the world behind Federer, had been unbeaten on the surface since April 2005, a run that included 13 titles.
Switzerland's Roger Federer, left, receives the trophy by tournament director Walter Knapper, right, after he won his final against Spain's Rafael Nadal, back, at the ATP Masters Series tennis tournament in Hamburg, northern Germany, on Sunday, May 20, 2007. Federer won in 2-6, 6-2, and 6-0. Knaperr will retire after this year's tornament. (AP Photo/Fabian Bimmer)