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#Roger Federer

# roger-federer - Yesterday’s News

Booze in sport: blamed too much for defeat and enjoyed too much in victory

“Drink is both Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde when it comes to sport, with winning the transformational potion between the two,” writes Tommy Martin.

# roger-federer - Monday 17 July, 2017

Play until I'm 40 - Roger Federer eyes new era of supremacy after Wimbledon record

The Swiss legend hopes to be around for a while yet.

# roger-federer - Sunday 16 July, 2017

The stats regarding Roger Federer's history-making Wimbledon win are astounding

We’ve crunched the numbers and they are very, very impressive.

Irrepressible Federer outclasses teary Cilic to make Wimbledon history

He becomes the oldest winner at SW19 in the modern era.

Evergreen Federer bids to make Wimbledon history at the age of 35

The Swiss great goes in search of an eighth Wimbledon title against Marin Cilic later.

# roger-federer - Friday 14 July, 2017

Federer downs Berdych to reach 11th Wimbledon final

The 35-year-old will meet Croatian Marin Cilic, who saw off Sam Querrey, on Sunday.

# roger-federer - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Roger Federer's bid to become the oldest ever Wimbledon champion is still on track

He beat Germany’s Mischa Zverev to reach the fourth round.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Federer and Djokovic considered exhibition match after both their Wimbledon opponents withdrew

The Centre Court crowd were left feeling short-changed after fleeting appearances from two of the best players in the world.

# roger-federer - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

'Bored' Tomic admits he's lost his love for tennis as all 7 Aussie men fall at Wimbledon's first hurdle

While the 24-year-old couldn’t find the motivation, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic didn’t find their resolve tested in the first round.

# roger-federer - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Federer issues message of intent to Wimbledon rivals with stunning Halle victory

For the ninth time in his illustrious career, Roger Federer is the champion of the Gerry Weber Open. The Swiss eased to victory in Halle.

# roger-federer - Monday 19 June, 2017

You cannot be serious: Murray hits back at McEnroe claim

The American legend may have given the Scot a little extra motivation with his criticism.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Federer's Wimbledon prep thrown off course by shock defeat to 39-year-old

Federer’s first game back after injury didn’t go according to plan.

# roger-federer - Monday 15 May, 2017

Roger Federer to skip Roland Garros to focus on grass and hardcourt

He’s won in Paris just once.

# roger-federer - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Federer sets up mouth-watering final with Nadal after epic win

The Swiss star beat Australia’s Nick Kyrgios 7-6 (11/9), 6-7 (9/11), 7-6 (7/5) in a thriller on Friday.

# roger-federer - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge People are trolling GQ for calling Roger Federer 'the greatest tennis player of all time' Celebs

# roger-federer - Saturday 18 March, 2017

# roger-federer - Sunday 29 January, 2017

A slight hint at retirement and utmost praise for Nadal: Federer's classy acceptance speech Class This post contains videos

A slight hint at retirement and utmost praise for Nadal: Federer's classy acceptance speech

‘I would have been happy to lose too to be honest.’

'The best thing I've seen in 2017' - Federer-Nadal hailed as tennis classic

The two tennis legends competed in a mesmerising five-set affair earlier.

Brilliant Federer overcomes Nadal to claim 18th Grand Slam

The Australian Open final was a thrilling five-set encounter.

# roger-federer - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Ageless, peerless Federer edges Wawrinka in Australian Open thriller

The 35-year old has a chance to win his 18th Grand Slam title on Sunday.

# roger-federer - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Federer on course for 18th Grand Slam, becomes oldest semi-finalist in nearly 40 years

In the women’s draw, Williams’ age-defying campaign reached new heights as she beat Russia’s Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.

# roger-federer - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Roger Federer edges closer to Australian Open glory in the absence of Murray and Djokovic

Federer is playing his first competitive event since Wimbledon 2016.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Roger Federer lost to a teenager earlier - but still showed a brilliant sense of humour afterwards Bongo Cam This post contains videos

# roger-federer - Sunday 28 August, 2016

The dysfunction of the Olympics, clotted-up blood and the week's best sportswriting

Also, pondering what happens when Roger Federer’s ageless body finally gives up and the increased violence in wrestling.

# roger-federer - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Roger Federer confirms that he'll miss the Olympics and US Open

The Swiss master’s season is over due to the injury problems he has been struggling with.

# roger-federer - Friday 8 July, 2016

The Fed Express is derailed! Raonic stuns Federer to reach Wimbledon final

He becomes the first non-European to reach the final since Andy Roddick seven years ago.

Going the distance: some fascinating stats ahead of the men's singles semis at Wimbledon

The match-ups are pretty intriguing when you look at the numbers.

# roger-federer - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Roger Federer is now one victory away from extending another one of his incredible records

The Swiss player still has a shot to add to his record of 17 career Grand Slam championships.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Federer battles from two sets down to win epic Wimbledon 1/4 final

The Swiss great will meet Canadian Milos Raonic in Friday’s semi.

# roger-federer - Saturday 18 June, 2016

German teen stuns Federer to derail Swiss star's Wimbledon preparations

The 17-time Grand Slam winner had been targeting his fourth successive win at the Halle Open.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Ronaldo named the world's highest-paid athlete for the first time

Lionel Messi, LeBron James and Roger Federer were next in line.

# roger-federer - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Robbie Henshaw's socks, Westmeath hurling nerves and more in our tweets of the week

Also featuring Roger Federer, Phil Neville and Richie Power.

# roger-federer - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Federer to miss first Grand Slam event since 1999 after withdrawing from French Open

The 34-year-old has played in 65 consecutive major tournaments.

# roger-federer - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Injury could force Federer to miss Grand Slam event for the first time in 17 years ATP

Injury could force Federer to miss Grand Slam event for the first time in 17 years

The Swiss star has played in 65 consecutive majors.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Federer-Djokovic: Five of the best from their incredible rivalry

Two of the game’s greatest go toe-to-toe again in the Australian Open semi-final tomorrow.

# roger-federer - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Is Federer still good enough to beat Djokovic? We’re about to find out

“There’s a lot of tension. There’s a lot at stake.”

Umpires and line judges in more danger than Federer or Williams at quarter-final stage

Officials and do duck and dodge, but two of the game’s greats cruised in to the final four.

# roger-federer - Friday 22 January, 2016

Federer outguns Dimitrov to become first man to reach 300 Grand Slam wins Milestone This post contains videos

Federer outguns Dimitrov to become first man to reach 300 Grand Slam wins

The 17-time major winner has reached the round of 16 in Melbourne for the 14th time in his past 15 appearances.

# roger-federer - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Serena Williams plays shot AROUND the net in Australian Open win Long Way Round This post contains videos

Serena Williams plays shot AROUND the net in Australian Open win

“I don’t know if I have done that [before],” said Williams.

# roger-federer - Monday 18 January, 2016

‘I only have myself to blame’ – Wozniacki furious after shock first-round exit

Federer, Djokovic, Sharapova and Serena Williams coast through to second round in straight sets.

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