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2015 US Open Is Good News For Roger Federer.

This Year’s US Open has come and gone with Novak Djokovic again proving to be the man to beat on the ATP Tour. With the 2015 US Open title he is finishing up one of the most successful seasons in the history of the sport, but judging by the sound of that US Open crowd, that was not what everyone was hoping to see. Sep 13, 2015; New York, NY, USA; Novak Djokovic of Serbia (right...
14 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
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Federer victory lifts Swiss to Davis Cup playoff win

GENEVA -- Roger Federer ensured Switzerland beat the Netherlands in a Davis Cup playoff on Sunday to retain its place in the elite World Group next season. Second-ranked Federer beat No. 144 Thiemo de Bakker 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 to seal a decisive 3-1 lead for the Swiss in the best-of-five series. Federer never allowed a break point chance in clinching his second straight-sets singles win...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Federer, Wawrinka give Swiss 2-0 Davis Cup lead over Netherlands

  Roger Federer cruised and Stan Wawrinka labored in lifting Switzerland to a 2-0 lead over the Netherlands in a Davis Cup relegation playoff on Friday. Facing an opponent ranked 434 places below him, No. 2 Federer eased to a 6-3, 6-4, 6-3 victory over Jesse Huta Galung in the second singles rubber. Fourth-ranked Wawrinka earlier trailed by two sets to one before overcoming No....
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Roger Federer wife, Novak Djokovic wife battle for cheers

It wasn’t just Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer battling at the US Open on Sunday; their wives were also dueling. Throughout the US Open finals, ESPN’s cameras kept flashing to Mirka Federer and Jelena Djokovic for their reactions to the action. At times they were tense, but the rest of the time they were their husbands’ biggest supporters as they clapped following good points...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  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
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic Easily Advance To U.S. Open Men’s Final

NEW YORK — Roger Federer is 34. It’s been more than three years since he won a Grand Slam title. He’s been considered past his prime for quite some time. And he might just be playing some of the top tennis of his career at the moment. Federer moved into his first U.S. Open final since 2009 with the latest in a string of dominating performances, overwhelming longtime pal and...
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Roger Federer, Stan Wawrinka Set Up All-Swiss Semifinal At U.S. Open

NEW YORK — Roger Federer is back in the semifinals of the U.S. Open for the 10th time. To get back to his first final at Flushing Meadows in six years, he’ll have to beat someone he knows quite well: Swiss Olympic and Davis Cup teammate Stan Wawrinka. The No. 2-seeded Federer and No. 5 Wawrinka both won quarterfinals about as handily as can be Wednesday night. Federer never faced...
27 days ago  |  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

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