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Roger Federer to face Monfils in Davis Cup final

LILLE, France (AP) Despite his bad back, Roger Federer will face Gael Monfils on Friday in the second singles match when Switzerland faces France in the Davis Cup final. Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka will open the best-of-five series on clay against Jo-Wilfired Tsonga. Federer, a 17-time Grand Slam champion, was doubtful for the final after injuring his back last week during...
Via AP on Fox
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Federer's back not the only Swiss concern in Davis Cup final

  Roger Federer was at the top of his game in London last week, sweeping past opponents as if his age were not an issue. A back injury over the weekend changed everything, casting serious doubts over his chances of winning the Davis Cup, or even playing against France in the final. The 17-time Grand Slam champion picked up the injury in a hard-fought win over Swiss teammate Stan...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Federer's back is key in Davis Cup final

PARIS (AP) Roger Federer was at the top of his game in London last week, sweeping past opponents as if his age were not an issue. A back injury over the weekend changed everything, casting serious doubts over his chances of winning the Davis Cup, or even playing against France in the final. The 17-time Grand Slam champion picked up the injury in a hard-fought win over Swiss teammate...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

2014 ATP Season In Review: Federer’s Revival, Hardcourt Chaos, And The Big Three

In reviewing a full year of men’s tennis, there’s no need to cover new ground — it’s been covered. You know the major stories. The time spent looking back at 2014 on the ATP World Tour is best used in the service of perspective and, in spots, appreciation for what’s happened since early January. The Davis Cup is its own separate drama — that will be written about next...
Via Attacking The Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Barclays ATP World Tour Finals: Djokovic claims title just by stepping onto the courts

Roger Federer fought hard to earn a place in the 2014 Barclays ATP World Tour Finals championship match, but his body did not allow him to compete for the title. As Djokovic found out Sunday, it does pay to show up. In a bizarre twist of events, Federer withdrew from the 2014 Barclays ATP World Tour Finals championship match with a back injury. Federer is the ultimate class act...
Via isportsweb.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Federer Withdraws from Year-End Final with Back Injury

Chalkdust Chronicles – Sad end to a low-key tournament   (November 16, 2014) LONDON – After semi-finals that finally set the tournament alight, there was an audible gasp from the crowds who had gathered for the Finals as Roger Federer wandered out in a cardigan and trousers to announce that he was pulling out of the ATP World Tour Finals with World No. 1 and two-time defending...
Via Tennis Panorama
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tournament thriller to set up World 1 Djokovic versus No. 2 Federer in the ATP World Tour Finals

#459045036 / gettyimages.com Chalkdust Chronicles – Tournament thriller to set up World 1 Djokovic versus No. 2 Federer in the ATP World Tour Finals   (November 15, 2014) LONDON – After a week of sometimes lackluster performances at the ATP World Tour Finals, finally the crowds had something to shout about as Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka battled through an intense three...
Via Tennis Panorama
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Barclays ATP World Tour Finals: Federer to face Djokovic in a Wimbledon rematch

The only player standing in Roger Federer’s way of a 7th Barclays ATP World Tour Final title, is Novak Djokovic. Federer barely survived his semifinal encounter against fellow countryman Stanislas Wawrinka, but now all eyes are on the prize. The semifinals, as promised, provided an unbelievable display of tennis. Djokovic defeated Nishikori 6-1 3-6 6-0 in one hour and 27 minutes...
Via isportsweb.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Roger Federer Is On A Mission In London

If you’ve listened to Roger Federer’s interviews in the past several months, whenever the topic of long-term goals or things he still hopes to accomplish comes up, he talks about regaining the #1 ranking in the world. We wrote recently about his quest for #1 in an article about his remaining career milestones, but the fact remains that a year ago, attaining the top ranking again...
Via Tennis Grand Stand
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Roger Federer in cruise control in London

Chalkdust Chronicles: Roger Federer in cruise control in London (November 11, 2014) LONDON – Roger Federer breezed through his second round robin match of the ATP World Tour Finals, as he eased past Kei Nishikori 6-3 6-2.   The Japanese player, who overcame nerves to edge out Britain’s Andy Murray in the first round started promisingly, and indeed in the early exchanges looked...
Via Tennis Panorama
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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