Andy Roddick relaxes on a beach in Miami. The Omaha native moved to Austin when he was four and then to Miami at 11, where he attended the Boca Prep International School.
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Roddick and James Blake visit The Coliseum during a tournament in Rome.
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Roddick reacts after beating Juan Carlos Ferrero at the finals of the U.S. Open to claim his only career Major.
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In this November 2003 episode of Saturday Night Live , Roddick does his best Andre Agassi impression in a skit with Maya Rudolph (as Scott Joplin), Seth Meyers (as young Andre Agassi) and Will Forte (as future Andre Agassi).
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Andy Roddick with Brad Gilbert, his coach from early 2003 to late 2004. Under Gilbert, Roddick won his only Grand Slam and held the No. 1 ranking.
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Roddick's mom, Blanche, with three framed and matted trophy photos of her son. The photos were a gift from USA Tennis.
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Roddick leaves Rome's Hotel Parco dei Principi after a fire started at the hotel.
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Roddick showed his softer side at the 2004 RCA Tennis Chapionships in Indianapolis, where he defeated Nicholas Kieffer in the championship match.
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Ellen DeGeneres shares a warm embrace with Roddick during Arthur Ashe Kids Day at the National Tennis Center in Queens, N.Y.
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Roddick, who is known for his sometimes tempestuous nature on the court, argues with an umpire during a match against Ivan Ljubicic in Shanghai.
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Roddick gives autographs after winning his third-round match against Thomas Johansson at the U.S. Open.
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Roddick breaks his racket after losing a game in the second set of his match against Yen-Hsun Lu at the Regions Morgan Keegan Championships in Memphis.
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Roddick at the opening ceremony of the Tennis Shanghai Masters Cup.
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Roddick with Terrell Owens after a quarterfinal win at the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami.
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Roddick and Roger Federer play deep into the deciding fifth set during their memorable marathon final at Wimbledon.
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Roddick throws out the ceremonial first pitch before a Rangers-Yankees game.
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Roddick and Brooklyn Decker feed kangaroos during a media event at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary in Brisbane. The couple have been married since April 2009.
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Roddick caddies for Zach Johnson during the Par 3 contest at the Masters.
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Roddick practices during the Western & Southern Open in Mason, Ohio.
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