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Roger Federer "got lucky" with tweener lob

Seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer admits that he "got lucky" when playing a tweener lob during his straight-sets win over Sam Querrey.

Roger Federer has insisted that he "got lucky" with a through-the-legs lob during his second-round win over Sam Querrey at Wimbledon.

The world number two, who is a seven-time champion at SW19, made the tweener during his straight-sets win on Centre Court yesterday.

The Swiss told reporters: "It all happens very quickly. I can't put it on super slow and go, All right, what's best? Through the legs, you're not sure if it's going to come short or high. I got lucky. I hit it perfect.

"Yeah, I felt like there was a chance, legitimate chance, to win the point. And it was fun. It just happened to be the right thing."

Federer faces Australia's Sam Groth in the third round.

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Roger Federer of Switzerland reacts during his Gentlemens Singles Second Round match against Sam Querry of the United States during day four of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 2, 2015
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