The 35-year-old Swiss is the oldest champion in the tournament's history, surpassing Jimmy Connors who was 31 when he triumphed in 1984. IMAGE: Roger Federer celebrates after being Stan Wawrinka in the final of the BNP Paribas Open. Photograph: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports/Reuters A rejuvenated Roger Federer beat fellow Swiss Stan Wawrinka 6-4, 7-5 in the BNP Paribas Open final on Sunday to earn a record-tying fifth Indian Wells title and the distinction of being the tournament's oldest ... Rediff.com, 6 days ago
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