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#Roger Federer

# roger-federer - Sunday 6 June, 2021

Roger Federer pulls out of French Open after advancing to last 16
# The Long Game
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# The Long Game

Roger Federer pulls out of French Open after advancing to last 16

Updated Jun 6th 2021, 4:01 PM 59,053 Views 10 Comments

‘It’s important that I listen to my body and make sure I don’t push myself too quickly on my road to recovery.’

# roger-federer - Thursday 3 June, 2021

Federer loses cool, Djokovic in cruise control, as big guns make last 32 at French Open
# Roland Garros
From The42
# Roland Garros

Federer loses cool, Djokovic in cruise control, as big guns make last 32 at French Open

Jun 3rd 2021, 6:17 PM 7,040 Views 1 Comment

Djokovic continued his bid for a 19th Grand Slam title with a comfortable straight-sets win, while Federer became entangled in a rare dispute.

# roger-federer - Monday 31 May, 2021

Federer impresses with straight-sets win on grand slam return at French Open
# Roland Garros
From The42
# Roland Garros

Federer impresses with straight-sets win on grand slam return at French Open

May 31st 2021, 5:54 PM 2,181 Views 0 Comments

The 39-year-old is playing in his first major tournament since last year’s Australian Open after two knee operations.

# roger-federer - Thursday 27 May, 2021

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer in same half of French Open draw From The42

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer in same half of French Open draw

May 27th 2021, 7:03 PM 2,572 Views 3 Comments

In the women’s draw, defending champion Iga Swiatek opens against Slovenia’s Kaja Juvan.

# roger-federer - Thursday 11 March, 2021

Federer beaten in his second match since returning from 13-month lay-off
# The Comeback
From The42
# The Comeback

Federer beaten in his second match since returning from 13-month lay-off

Mar 11th 2021, 6:21 PM 2,279 Views 0 Comments

The 39-year-old failed to capitalise on a match-point in his Qatar Open clash with Nikoloz Basilashvili.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 10 March, 2021

Roger Federer makes winning return after 13 months out
# Comeback King
From The42
# Comeback King

Roger Federer makes winning return after 13 months out

Mar 10th 2021, 7:06 PM 2,971 Views 1 Comment

The 39-year-old Swiss great beat British number one Dan Evans at the Qatar Open.

# roger-federer - Monday 28 December, 2020

Roger Federer to miss Australian Open for first time in his career
# Goat
From The42
# Goat

Roger Federer to miss Australian Open for first time in his career

Dec 28th 2020, 9:06 AM 3,943 Views 0 Comments

The 39-year-old has undergone two operations on his right knee in 2020.

# roger-federer - Friday 7 August, 2020

Quiz: How much do you know about Roger Federer?
# Tennis
# Tennis

Quiz: How much do you know about Roger Federer?

Aug 7th 2020, 9:30 PM 32,252 Views 16 Comments

Game. Set. Match.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Federer to miss rest of 2020 campaign after undergoing knee surgery
# Extended Break
From The42
# Extended Break

Federer to miss rest of 2020 campaign after undergoing knee surgery

Jun 10th 2020, 11:13 AM 1,543 Views 2 Comments

The Swiss legend’s decision mirrors his move to prematurely shut down his season due to the same injury in 2016.

# roger-federer - Saturday 30 May, 2020

Federer becomes first tennis player to top Forbes’ rich list as Swiss star ranks ahead of Ronaldo and Messi
# Highest Paid Athletes
From The42
# Highest Paid Athletes

Federer becomes first tennis player to top Forbes’ rich list as Swiss star ranks ahead of Ronaldo and Messi

May 30th 2020, 10:17 AM 6,053 Views 8 Comments

The 2020 list is in.

# roger-federer - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Top stars back Federer over tennis merger suggestion as Kyrgios hits out
# One Organisation
From The42
# One Organisation

Top stars back Federer over tennis merger suggestion as Kyrgios hits out

Apr 23rd 2020, 7:52 AM 8,049 Views 5 Comments

‘Now is the time’ to merge the men’s and women’s governing bodies, the Swiss great says.

# roger-federer - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Wimbledon cancellation means sporting mortality beckons even for Federer and Williams
# Greats
From The42
# Greats

Wimbledon cancellation means sporting mortality beckons even for Federer and Williams

Apr 4th 2020, 4:03 PM 8,487 Views 7 Comments

The greats of the men and women’s game would be very close to 40 if they chase Grand Slams into next summer.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

Federer 'devastated' at Wimbledon cancellation
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

Federer 'devastated' at Wimbledon cancellation

Apr 1st 2020, 8:09 PM 8,951 Views 9 Comments

Tennis stars have reacted with dismay to the news that Wimbledon has been cancelled for 2020.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

'Together we can overcome this crisis': Federers donate €940k to help vulnerable Swiss families
# Covid-19
From The42
# Covid-19

'Together we can overcome this crisis': Federers donate €940k to help vulnerable Swiss families

Mar 25th 2020, 5:47 PM 4,807 Views 14 Comments

More than 8,800 people in Switzerland have tested positive for Covid-19.

# roger-federer - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Forget Paris: Roger Federer ruled out of French Open
# Swiss To Miss
From The42
# Swiss To Miss

Forget Paris: Roger Federer ruled out of French Open

Feb 20th 2020, 11:02 AM 2,752 Views 7 Comments

The 38-year-old Swiss star will wait until Wimbledon to bid for his 21st Grand Slam title.

# roger-federer - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Defending champion Djokovic dominates injury-hit Federer to reach Australian Open final
# Wizard Of Oz
From The42
# Wizard Of Oz

Defending champion Djokovic dominates injury-hit Federer to reach Australian Open final

Jan 30th 2020, 11:45 AM 4,629 Views 2 Comments

The Serbian’s bid for an eighth title in Melbourne roars on.

# roger-federer - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Unbelievable scenes as Roger Federer saves 7 match points in 'miracle' escape
# Take A Bow
From The42
# Take A Bow

Unbelievable scenes as Roger Federer saves 7 match points in 'miracle' escape

Jan 28th 2020, 8:59 AM 32,618 Views 26 Comments

The six-time champion produced a remarkable escape.

# roger-federer - Friday 24 January, 2020

Federer waits until the midnight hour to win four-hour epic
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

Federer waits until the midnight hour to win four-hour epic

Jan 24th 2020, 2:27 PM 4,379 Views 9 Comments

Swiss superstar reels off six tie-break points in a row to book his spot in fourth round of Australian Open.

# roger-federer - Monday 25 November, 2019

'I will never retire!' Federer not thinking about calling it a day
# Like A Fine Wine
From The42
# Like A Fine Wine

'I will never retire!' Federer not thinking about calling it a day

Nov 25th 2019, 8:36 PM 5,139 Views 5 Comments

However, the 38-year-old admitted he is relishing the freedom retirement will bring.

# roger-federer - Thursday 17 October, 2019

38-year-old Federer to play French Open ahead of gold medal bid in Tokyo
# Grand Slam
From The42
# Grand Slam

38-year-old Federer to play French Open ahead of gold medal bid in Tokyo

Oct 17th 2019, 8:53 PM 3,161 Views 1 Comment

Federer has only won the French Open once.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Federer stunned by Dimitrov as he suffers US Open quarter-final defeat
# Exit Door
From The42
# Exit Door

Federer stunned by Dimitrov as he suffers US Open quarter-final defeat

Sep 4th 2019, 8:01 AM 4,571 Views 12 Comments

The Bulgarian becomes the lowest-ranked US Open semi-finalists in 20 years.

# roger-federer - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Djokovic and Federer ease through at US Open while Medvedev wins despite meltdown
# US Open
From The42
# US Open

Djokovic and Federer ease through at US Open while Medvedev wins despite meltdown

Aug 31st 2019, 9:25 AM 3,248 Views 2 Comments

Neither Novak Djokovic nor Roger Federer dropped a set in the US Open third round.

# roger-federer - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Serena and Federer rally to win while Djokovic injured during victory at rainy US Open
# Battling Through
From The42
# Battling Through

Serena and Federer rally to win while Djokovic injured during victory at rainy US Open

Aug 29th 2019, 8:45 AM 4,214 Views 0 Comments

Serena Williams got a scare before ousting 17-year-old US wildcard Caty McNally.

# roger-federer - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Williams rinses Sharapova while Federer survives surprise scare to progress
# US Open
From The42
# US Open

Williams rinses Sharapova while Federer survives surprise scare to progress

Aug 27th 2019, 11:13 AM 6,740 Views 1 Comment

Despite contrasting first-round matches at the US Open, the two all-timers progressed.

# roger-federer - Sunday 14 July, 2019

'This will take some time to recover from physically'
# Roger That
From The42
# Roger That

'This will take some time to recover from physically'

Jul 14th 2019, 8:48 PM 11,674 Views 12 Comments

Novak Djokovic prevailed against Roger Federer in the longest ever final played at Wimbledon.

Djokovic beats Federer in longest-ever Wimbledon final for fifth title
# Sw19
From The42
# Sw19

Djokovic beats Federer in longest-ever Wimbledon final for fifth title

Jul 14th 2019, 7:11 PM 49,091 Views 61 Comments

The world number one moves to 16 Grand Slam wins after another Centre Court classic.

# roger-federer - Saturday 13 July, 2019

'It lived up to the hype' - Federer ranks Nadal classic as one of the his all-time best
# Wimbledon
From The42
# Wimbledon

'It lived up to the hype' - Federer ranks Nadal classic as one of the his all-time best

Jul 13th 2019, 11:00 AM 9,570 Views 7 Comments

Roger Federer says his pulsating battle with Rafael Nadal “had everything” and ‘lived up to the hype’.

# roger-federer - Friday 12 July, 2019

Federer eventually edges out brilliant Nadal to book Wimbledon final against Djokovic
# Great Battle
From The42
# Great Battle

Federer eventually edges out brilliant Nadal to book Wimbledon final against Djokovic

Jul 12th 2019, 7:56 PM 38,935 Views 33 Comments

The eight-time champion is heading for his 12th decider at the All England club.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Nadal sets up Federer semi-final showdown after Querrey victory
# Old Enemies
From The42
# Old Enemies

Nadal sets up Federer semi-final showdown after Querrey victory

Jul 10th 2019, 8:24 PM 4,584 Views 2 Comments

The 33-year-old Spaniard will face Federer at Wimbledon for the first time since their epic 2008 final.

Semi-final bound Federer makes history with 100th Wimbledon win
# Centurion
From The42
# Centurion

Semi-final bound Federer makes history with 100th Wimbledon win

Jul 10th 2019, 7:25 PM 4,433 Views 6 Comments

The Swiss was too good for Kei Nishikori, bringing up a century of singles wins at the All England Club.

# roger-federer - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Federer hits slam landmark as he cruises into last 16 while Nadal urges patience for challengers
# Wimbledon
From The42
# Wimbledon

Federer hits slam landmark as he cruises into last 16 while Nadal urges patience for challengers

Jul 6th 2019, 10:25 PM 11,529 Views 2 Comments

There looked to be no stopping the big names in the Wimbledon men’s draw on Saturday with big markers laid down.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Wimbledon puts Federer ahead of Nadal in controversial seedings move
# Sw19
From The42
# Sw19

Wimbledon puts Federer ahead of Nadal in controversial seedings move

Jun 26th 2019, 12:23 PM 6,318 Views 10 Comments

It’s been confirmed that the Spaniard will be seeded behind Roger Federer this year despite their world ranking positions.

# roger-federer - Friday 7 June, 2019

Nadal powers past Federer into 12th French Open final
# Rafa
From The42
# Rafa

Nadal powers past Federer into 12th French Open final

Jun 7th 2019, 2:41 PM 6,368 Views 13 Comments

It was the Spaniard’s first win over his old rival in five years.

# roger-federer - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Thiem relishing last-four challenge alongside 'best players of all time' Djokovic, Federer and Nadal
# Fab Four
From The42
# Fab Four

Thiem relishing last-four challenge alongside 'best players of all time' Djokovic, Federer and Nadal

Jun 6th 2019, 7:19 PM 2,237 Views 0 Comments

A fourth French Open semi-final awaits the Austrian, but to claim the title he will have to be at his very best.

# roger-federer - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

Federer and Nadal to meet in French Open semi-final after Swiss sees off Wawrinka
# Roland Garros
From The42
# Roland Garros

Federer and Nadal to meet in French Open semi-final after Swiss sees off Wawrinka

Jun 4th 2019, 6:13 PM 4,052 Views 4 Comments

Federer beat Wawrinka in four sets to advance to the semi-finals of the 2019 French Open.

# roger-federer - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Nadal books quarter-final spot after 90th Roland Garros win as Federer awaits 2015 champion
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Nadal books quarter-final spot after 90th Roland Garros win as Federer awaits 2015 champion

Jun 2nd 2019, 7:44 PM 4,480 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Sloane Stephens will face Johanna Konta for a place in the semi-finals of the French Open after defeating Garbine Muguruza.

# roger-federer - Friday 31 May, 2019

Federer wins record 400th Grand Slam match as second seed Pliskova crashes out of French Open
# Masterful
From The42
# Masterful

Federer wins record 400th Grand Slam match as second seed Pliskova crashes out of French Open

May 31st 2019, 8:13 PM 3,992 Views 7 Comments

Meanwhile, Rafa Nadal survived a blip on his way to a fourth round berth.

# roger-federer - Sunday 26 May, 2019

'I missed it so much' - Federer ends four-year Paris absence with victory
# Welcome Return
From The42
# Welcome Return

'I missed it so much' - Federer ends four-year Paris absence with victory

May 26th 2019, 4:37 PM 5,136 Views 1 Comment

The 2009 champions will now meet German Oscar Otte for a place in the third round.

# roger-federer - Friday 17 May, 2019

'What did he do? He hurt a chair?': Federer opposed to Kyrgios suspension
# Team Nick
From The42
# Team Nick

'What did he do? He hurt a chair?': Federer opposed to Kyrgios suspension

May 17th 2019, 11:39 AM 4,580 Views 1 Comment

Kyrgios hit the headlines with another on-court outburst on Thursday.

# roger-federer - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Kyrgios tears into 'cringeworthy' Djokovic and 'super salty' Nadal
# No Love Lost
From The42
# No Love Lost

Kyrgios tears into 'cringeworthy' Djokovic and 'super salty' Nadal

May 16th 2019, 12:43 PM 8,415 Views 10 Comments

In contrast, Roger Federer received glowing praise.

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