Found June 29, 2012 on
Extra Pine Tar:
What was closer?
A) Roger Federer’s match today.
B) The pre-match shave from his Gillette Fusion razor?
C) The bond that Jeter, Tiger and Federer formed while filming this commercial and then going out afterwards?
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Everyone turned up for Wimbledon on Friday morning still in a state of shock, mumbling about a Czech named Lukas Rosol. By the end of another dramatic day, the name almost changed to Julien Benneteau, but Roger Federer refused to go the way of Rafael Nadal and fought back from two sets down to beat the Frenchman 4-6, 6-7, 6-2, 7-6, 6-1 in 3 hours, 34 minutes.
There are those who...
Roger Federer earned a record 33rd Grand Slam semifinal berth and moved closer to a record-tying seventh Wimbledon title when he beat Mikhail Youzhny 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 Wednesday.
Federer had been tied with Jimmy Connors for the most major semifinals. He reached the final four at Wimbledon for the first time since 2009, when he won the title.
Federer showed no sign of the back ailment...
WIMBLEDON – For the second night in a row, it looked as though one of the “Big Three” was going to be sent home early under the closed roof of Centre Court at Wimbledon on Friday.
Switzerland’s Roger Federer was just two points away from being dismissed by Frenchman Julien Benneteau. But the world No. 3, soon to become No. 2, escaped Rafael Nadal’s fate from Thursday...
WIMBLEDON, England -- Roger Federer avoided wading into the subject of equal prize money for men and women at Grand Slams events. After his second-round victory at Wimbledon on Wednesday, Federer was asked about comments by 13th-seeded Gilles Simon of France, who is on the ATP Player Council and said men should be paid more than women at tennis tournaments. "I hope it doesn...
With Rafael Nadal’s shocking loss Thursday at Wimbledon, the door might just be cracked open for Roger Federer to make one last run, as he seeks a record-tying seventh Wimbledon title.
Nadal fell in five sets in Wimbledon’s second round—tying his earliest exit in a Grand Slam tournament in his career—to the No. 100-ranked player in the world, Lukas Rosol, the lowest ranked...
Keep Tiger away from my majors record Roger.
Golf great Jack Nicklaus shakes hands with 6 time Wimbledon Champion Roger Federer on day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon. That’s a lot of titles between those hands.-TO
Roger Federer Wears Nike Air Yeezy shoes
Roger Federer Breaks a Record
First of all, we have to give major credit to Yaroslava Shvedova. Shvedova, who really caught a lot of attention with her great French Open run, completed the first “golden set” in women’s tennis in the Open Era against Sara Errani in her third-round match. She won all 24 points to take the first set 6-0, which is quite a feat.
Roger Federer survived quite a scare in his third...