Game Point: A masked Djokovic returns, Federer gets a trophy

Chris Chase
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Love -- Novak Djokovic looked every bit like a player coming off a six-week injury layoff on Tuesday in Basel. The world No. 1 returned to tennis after recovering from a back injury and went the distance with Xavier Malisse before eventually prevailing, 6-2, 4-6, 7-5.

15 -- The toll the injury took was evident on Djokovic's face. This was how he entered the court prior to the match:

30 -- Vote for the 2011 ATP World Tour Awards (presented by the new official champagne of the tour, Moet & Chandon). Federer has won eight straight years as favorite singles player but is expecting tough competition this year from Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Daniel Kollerer.

40 -- Bad news for Mardy Fish: He had to retire with an injury in Basel against James Blake, putting a severe dent in his hopes to qualify for the eight-man ATP World Tour Finals in London later this month. {YSP:more}

Game -- Roger Federer received a pretty sweet trophy in Switzerland honoring No. 1 history.

Notice that Djokovic is the smallest name on there.

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