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Tag: Roger Federer

Federer ‘fresh’ for tenth Halle title tilt

Roger Federer gets his campaign underway against a tricky opponent in John Millman, who beat him at Flushing Meadows last season.

Nadal too strong for Federer in Paris, reaches 12th final

Rafael Nadal charges into his 12th French Open final with his stunning 6-3 6-4 6-2 victory over old foe Roger Federer.

Nadal expects Federer onslaught in semi-final

Rafael Nadal believes the Swiss will be coming at him with all guns blazing after a comfortable passage to the last four.

Hope for Federer if he breaks Rafa’s rhythm

Roger Federer prepares to update his strategy for his upcoming semi-finals match against rival Rafael Nadal on the Parisian clay for the 2009 French Open.

Nadal and Federer set up classic French Open semi-final

French Open fans anticipate the upcoming semi-final match between great rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal at Roland Garros. The match will be their 39th overall.

Federer subdues Wawrinka in Swiss classic

Roger Federer passes his first serious test on his return to the French Open as he beat Stan Wawrinka to reach the French Open semi-finals.

Federer eases into 12th French Open quarter-final

Roger Federer will face either close friend and Swiss compatriot Stan Wawrinka or Greek sixth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas for a semi-final spot.

Federer marks record 400th Grand Slam match with victory

The tennis ace beats Casper Ruud, whose father Christian was in the draw when Federer made his Paris debut 20 years ago.

Federer into Roland Garros third round for 15th time

Next up for Roger Federer is a clash with Norway's Casper Ruud.

Federer: I missed it so much

The win over Lorenzo Sonego is Federer’s 60th successive first round triumph at a Grand Slam.

Curtain up for returning Federer at new-look Roland Garros

Roger Federer returns to a new look Roland Garros after a four-year absence, admitting he'll be an underdog in his attempt to claim a 21st Grand Slam title.

Draw hands Federer smooth start on French Open return

Former world number one Roger Federer is in the same half of the draw as claycourt master Rafael Nadal and could meet the Spaniard in the semis.

Leg injury forces Federer out of Rome quarters

The injury casts doubts over his preparations for this month's French Open.

Federer eases into third round in Rome

Roger Federer will play Croatian 13th seed Borna Coric later in the day for a place in the quarter-finals.

Federer kept waiting as rain delays Rome start

Roger Federer has played four Rome finals but never won a title.

Thiem ousts Federer in Madrid Open thriller to reach semis

Dominic Thiem will now face Novak Djokovic at the semi-finals on Saturday.

Federer ‘glad to be back’ after victorious clay return

Federer confesses he had to control his emotions during afternoon match strategy sessions with his team.

Federer back to third after Zverev’s Munich knockout

Roger Federer is making his return to clay at the Madrid Open this week after three years' absence.

Federer sweeps past Isner in Miami final for 101st title

Roger Federer said his victory over John Isner on the clay court season was an ideal performance for the champ to launch a French Open bid.

Federer to face Isner in Miami final

Roger Federer was dominant in service, to set up a final with John Isner.

Federer downs Anderson to reach Miami semi-finals

Roger Federer will play against Canadian starlet Denis Shapovalov in what will be a first meeting between the pair for a place in Sunday’s final.

Federer eases past Medvedev into Miami quarters

The Swiss maestro can add his ruthless 4th-round win over the red hot Russian to his list of brilliant performances.

Federer to play Madrid Masters on clay return

The 37-year-old last played the tournament, where he is a three-time champion, in 2015, when he also made his most recent appearance at Roland Garros.

Federer through, Andreescu out in Miami

The Swiss superstar produced an excellent all-round performance despite being tested by the world No.103 who belied his lowly ranking by producing some excellent tennis during an exciting 1st set.