"I just didn't play good enough on those key points, especially the set point in the first set," Dimitrov said. "I knew what he's going to do. He came up with the goods. Second set, again, I was not able to get free points on my serve, or on his for that matter."
"The past six, seven months have been pretty rough for me. But I had somebody to lean on - my friends, my family. I kept on believing again in the work, the rehab I had to put behind my shoulder, the exercise, the practice, fixing up the racket a little bit. There were so many things I had to adjust in such a small, but big, period of time," Dimitrov said. "Next thing you know, you're almost (at the) end of the year, you have a result like that. It's pretty special to me."
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