Chile’s Ni­co­las Massu and Fer­nando Gon­za­lez

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staved off four match points in the fourth­set tiebreaker to over­come Ger­many’s Ni­co­las Kiefer and Rainer Schuet­tler 6­2, 4­6, 3­6, 7­6 (7), 6­4 in the dou­bles fi­nal at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. The marathon bat­tle, which did not fin­ish un­til nearly 3 a.m., gave Chile the first gold medal in its his­tory.

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