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Djokovic beats Federer to win the World Tour Finals

The final matchup of the year at the ATP World Tour Finals was hardly a surprise. Novak Djokovic is the number one player in the world, and Roger Federer is probably the second best, although Andy Murray could also make an argument for that spot. Roger is certainly the player that has challenged Novak the most this year. Half of Novak’s losses this year came at the hands of Federer...
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For 2016 season, Federer won't look past Australian Open

LONDON (AP) The Olympic tennis tournament remains the only big singles title Roger Federer has yet to add to his collection. Looking ahead to next season, though, it's not the Rio de Janeiro Games that are at the top of his mind. ''It's not my No. 1 priority. It starts with the Australian Open, which is just around the corner,'' Federer said Sunday after losing to Novak Djokovic...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Not retired yet: Federer agrees to play Stuttgart through 2017

Roger Federer of Switzerland.  Julian Finney Getty Images EuropeLONDON -- Roger Federer has agreed to play in the grass-court tournament in Stuttgart for the next two years, which would take his playing career at least halfway through 2017.Organizers of the Mercedes Cup made the announcement on the tournament website Friday. The June tournament switched from clay this year to open...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Federer beats Nishikori in 3 sets at ATP finals

LONDON (AP) Roger Federer made up for his own mistakes in a see-saw match to earn his third straight victory at the ATP finals on Thursday, beating Kei Nishikori 7-5, 4-6, 6-4 to secure top spot in his group and eliminate the Japanese player. Federer broke for a 3-1 lead in all three sets but Nishikori came back each time, taking advantage of some rare ******* by the Swiss star...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

ATP World Tour Finals x Davis Cup Roundtable

The field is set - who's going to win the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals? Jonathan D'Rozario, Head Tennis Writer: At this point I'm a broken record, but I say Roger Federer. Although, to be fair, when someone's won an event six times you get to be a little confident in his abilities. The last time he lost here was 2013. He won all his matches in 2015 until he pulled out of the...
Via The Sports Quotient
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Federer fan wakes from 11-year coma to watch US Open final

Jesus Aparicio of Spain was in a coma for 11 years. A die-hard Roger Federer fan, he was thrilled to find that, after over a decade of being out of the loop, his favorite player was still at the top of his game. According to, Aparicio had been saving money to watch Federer play at Wimbledon in 2005 before crashing his car in December of 2004 and falling into his...
Via Sportsnaut
September 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Roger Federer surges into US Open Final

With an ace, it was game, set, match for Roger Federer [2] in his semifinal dual with Stan Wawrinka [5]. Federer dominated the all Swiss matchup and secured a spot in Sunday's final with Novak Djokovic [1]. Federer is looking to capture his first US Open Title since 2008 and his first major title since the 2012 Wimbledon Championships.  Federer continued his brilliant US Open...
Via The Sports Quotient
September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Roger Federer was crying during ‘Finding Neverland’ play

Roger Federer may be emotionally tough on the tennis court, but he is anything but that off of it. Federer went with his family to see Broadway play “Finding Neverland” during one of his off days this week at the US Open, and he told ESPN that the show left him in tears. One of the best @rogerfederer off-court moments ever. #USOpen @ESPNTennis @Tennis @NeverlandBway pic.twitter...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Roger Federer rips Boris Becker over allegations made in book

Roger Federer grew up idolizing former world No. 1 tennis player Boris Becker, but some recent comments that Becker made may have changed Federer’s opinion of the six-time Grand Slam winner. Becker recently released an autobiography, and in it he claims that it is an “open secret” that Federer and Novak Djokovic “don’t particularly like...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Federer unhappy with security after fan comes on court

Roger Federer is not happy with the security at the French Open after experiencing a few alarming brushes with fans. After beating Alejandro Falla 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 on Sunday in the first round, a fan came on the court and tried to take a selfie with the Swiss master. Federer, caught completely off guard, was...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 24, 2015  |  Discuss

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