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Seven-time champion Roger Federer has been told by Wimbledon officials that his orange-soled tennis shoes contravene the tournament’s strict all-white dress code. Federer wore the shoes in his opening round win over Victor Hanescu on Monday but has now been told to bin them. “Players at Wimbledon must be dressed almost entirely in white,” a spokesman told the Daily Telegraph . — AFP

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