Posts Tagged ‘Federer’

Federer wins 8th Wimbledon trophy, 19th Grand Slam after beating Marin Cilic Sunday

  • 17 July 2017 - 14:29
Federer wins 8th Wimbledon trophy, 19th Grand Slam after beating Marin Cilic Sunday

After Roger Federer closed out a Wimbledon final that was more of a coronation than a contest with an ace, he sat in his changeover chair and wiped away tears. That is when it hit him: His wait for a record-breaking title number eight was over. Until then, Federer was not focused on the notion...

Federer loses Dubai Championships second round to Russian qualifier

  • 2 March 2017 - 12:21
Federer loses Dubai Championships second round to Russian qualifier

BBC - Australian Open champion Roger Federer suffered a shock defeat by Russian qualifier Evgeny Donskoy in the Dubai Championships second round. Federer lost 3-6 7-6 (9-7) 7-6 (7-5) to the world number 116. Federer had three match points in the second set, served for the match at 5-3 in...