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Cypriot tennis player Marcos Pagdatis glows…

Cypriot tennis player Marcos Pagdatis glows amid a hero’s welcome on the island on Saturday after last week’s Australian Open final appearance. The unseeded Cypriot lost to world number one Roger Federer. ‘It’s very emotional to be back,’ said Pagdatis, now ranked 27th in the world, up from 54th before the Melbourne final.