Federer regains world number two slot after beating Djokovic

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Roger Federer has moved back to the world number two slot after beating Novak Djokovic to win the Cincinnati Masters title in America.

Federer beat Djokovic 7-6, 6-3 with the first set going to a tie break.

The win for the Swiss international means that Andy Murray moves down to number three in the world rankings.

The match lasted 90 minutes.

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The match lasted 90 minutes.

"We really get the best out of each other," said Federer.

"We have improved a lot playing against each other over the years."

Now Federer will also be seeded at number two at the US Open tournament which starts on August 31.