Juan Carlos Ferrero

Roddick ends perfect week with victory in battle of the big serves

Feliciano Lopez served 24 aces to Andy Roddick's 22 in their shoot-out here tonight in the final of the Barclays Dubai Championships, but it was the American who proved there is more to his game than pure firepower. Roddick recovered from the surprise of losing his first set of the tournament to win 6-7, 6-4, 6-2 in an hour and 54 minutes to claim the 25th title of his career.