Tag: Roger Federer

Roger Federer bids emotional adieu to tennis
Emotional Roger Federer bows out of tennis with Laver Cup defeat

Roger ended his glittering career of 20-time Grand Slam wins as he returned to the court to play alongside Rafael Nadal in Laver Cup.

  • Saturday, 24 September 2022
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'Your career set the tone for...excellence', Djokovic pens farewell message for Federer

A day after Roger Federer's announcement that next week's Laver Cup will be his final ATP event, World No. 7 Novak Djokovic on Friday wrote a farewell message, saying that the Swiss legend's career set the tone for achieving excellence and lead with integrity and poise.

  • Friday, 16 September 2022
Roger Federer annonces retirement
Roger Federer announces retirement, says Laver Cup will be his last ATP event

Roger Federer, a 20-time Grand Slam singles champion, on Thursday announced his retirement from top-level tennis, saying that Laver cup will be his final ATP tour event.

  • Thursday, 15 September 2022
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Rafael Nadal Wins Record 21st Grand Slam Title, Beats Daniil Medvedev In Australian Open Final

Rafael Nadal Wins Record 21st Grand Slam Title, Beats Daniil Medvedev In Australian Open Final

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  • Monday, 31 January 2022
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Roger Federer Pulls Out Of Olympics Due To Knee Injury

The eight-time Wimbledon champion had also missed the 2016 Rio Olympics due to knee injury.

  • Wednesday, 14 July 2021
Federer says rivals will need to play well to beat him at Australian Open

Melbourne: Defending champion Roger Federer on Sunday said his opponents will need to play well to beat him during the upcoming Australian Open, the first grand slam of the year. Federer is seeded third, behind Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, reports Efe news. “I’m playing good tennis. I’m confident that I think it needs a good […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Nadal stays on top of ATP rankings

Madrid: Spain’s Rafael Nadal remained in the number one spot in the men’s Association of Tennis Professionals world singles rankings released on Monday with 8,760 points. Switzerland’s Roger Federer came in second in this week’s top 10, ahead of Serbia’s Novak Djokovic, reports Efe. Further down the rankings, Yoshihito Nishioka of Japan rocketed 76 spots […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Federer back as No.1 in ATP rankings

Madrid: Switzerland’s Roger Federer took back the No. 1 spot in the men’s Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) world singles rankings released on Monday after being second to Spain’s Rafael Nadal for six weeks. Nadal dropped to second place after being defeated in the Madrid Open quarter-finals by Dominic Thiem of Austria 7-5, 6-3 on […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Australian Open 2018: Federer retains crown

Melbourne: Swiss ace Roger Federer defended his Australian Open crown by getting past Croatian Marin Cilic 6-2, 6-7, 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 in a rip-roaring men’s singles final here on Sunday. This is the 20th Grand Slam title of Federer’s career. Federer looked in control in the first set but Cilic fought back to win the […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
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Federer reaches Australian Open final

Melbourne: Defending champion Roger Federer on Friday reached the final of the Australian Open after South Korea’s Hyeon Chung quit in pain trailing 1-6, 2-5. World No.56 Chung, the first South Korean to advance into the singles semi-finals of a Grand Slam tournament, pulled the plug after feeling pain in his left foot, reports Efe. “It’s […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Nadal secures world No.1 until year end

Paris: Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal got the better of South Korean Hyeon Chung 7-5, 6-4 to advance into the Paris Masters third round. With the win here on Wednesday evening, Nadal secures the ATP ranking’s top spot until the end of the year for the first time since 2013. Nadal’s top ranking comes after […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Federer defeats Del Potro at Swiss Indoors final

Basel (Switzerland): Swiss tennis great Roger Federer rallied from one set down to defeat Argentine Juan Martin del Potro 6-7 (5-7), 6-4, 6-3 to win the Swiss Indoors Basel tournament for 8th time. The 19-time Grand Slam champion took revenge for narrow three-set losses to the Argentine in the finals of the 2012 and 2013 […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Federer beats Nadal, snatches Shanghai Masters title

Shanghai (China): Roger Federer defeated World No.1 Rafael Nadal to win the Shanghai Rolex Masters title here on Sunday. Second-seed Federer took 71 minutes to claim a 6-4, 6-3 victory over the Spaniard, who made errors and looked physically exhausted, reports Efe. “It was a very difficult match for me,” Nadal said afterwards. “He played […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
World's best tennis players set to attend 2018 Australian Open

Canberra: The 2018 Australian Open has been officially launched with the world’s top tennis players committed to playing in the tournament. Australian Open Tournament Director Craig Tiley on Tuesday announced that the top 100 men’s and women’s players would compete at the first Grand Slam of the year despite many having suffered injuries in 2017, […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Federer wins Laver Cup for Europe after defeating Kyrgios

Prague: Swiss tennis great Roger Federer, ranked No. 2 in the world, defeated Australia’s Nick Kyrgios 4-6, 7-6(6) and “match tie-break” (11-9) to take home the first-ever Laver Cup, named in honour of the legendary Rod Laver. Federer and Kyrgios played to a “heart-attack finish” in the O2 Arena before 17,000 fans on Sunday, reports Efe […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021