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Nike has created this ensemble for Roger Federer in Indian Wells. It's actually Federer's Australian Open look with a change of colors (compare and contrast kids; are you thinking Photoshop too?). Left is the Nike Men's Spring 2 Premier RF Polo in deep royal blue with accents of total orange and white, $90. Sooooo handsome. It also comes in total orange with white, a bit of a tough color for paler complexions. If Rog wears it, it will be the first tournament bright for him in years. His shorts are Spring 2 Twill 10" in white for $65, and shoes, Zoom Vapor 9 Tour in white/team orange and platinum, $130. Other cool items in the collection: This 100% cotton tee, $40, or RF hat at $26. Find it at Nike.com, Tennis-Warehouse and Nike tennis retailers worldwide.
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Wilson has a birthday coming up, a 100th birthday!!! To celebrate their 100th anniversary, Wilson filmed a TV spot, called called "A Whole New Generation" with Roger Federer and three members of Wilson's Junior Tennis Team, and they graciously gave us some behind-the-scenes photos.
What happens when you get two of the best tennis players EVER on one court? Well, when Roger Federer was finishing his practice on Court 2 and Rafael Nadal was about to start practice on the same court, fans got a special treat! But.....would they see any tension between the two rivals and future Hall of Fame inductees?
Lured by the anticipation of another duel between Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, fans packed the main stadium at the BNP Paribas Open on a sultry evening in the desert.
After all, it was the first time in ATP Tour history that two players with 28 Grand Slam titles between them were meeting up.
What resulted, however, wasn't vintage Nadal vs. Federer.
With Nadal recovering...
March 7, 2013 — With many of the top tennis players having already been in Indian Wells, CA for days, it’s no surprise to see fans flock out to the practice sessions of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray even before each player starts their official bid for the title.
With all three players having a bye in the first round, Roger Federer will open up against the winner...
Snapshot of the Indian Wells draws:
Men’s- The hot button issue was to find out where world number five, Rafael Nadal would end up and whose quarter he could potentially spoil. The answer to those two questions was his long-time rival, Roger Federer. I’m already excited for a possible quarter’s showdown between these two greats.
However, I still feel the favourite coming...
March 8, 2013 — Tennis top stars and past BNP Paribas Open champions Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Ana Ivanovic and Victoria Azarenka took part in the groundbreaking for the Indian Wells Tennis Garden expansion project on Friday.
Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, BNP Paribas Open tournament owner Larry Ellison, Ana Ivanovic, Victoria Azarenka, and Novak Djokovic