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Roger Federer© ATP
  • Nationality: SUI (Switzerland )
  • Birthdate: August 08, 1981
  • Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland
  • Residence: Bottmingen, Switzerland
  • Turned Pro: 1998
  • Plays: Right-handed
  • Coach: Severin Luthi
  • 2013 Final Ranking: 6
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Began playing tennis at age eight...Mother, Lynette, is South African and father, Robert, is Swiss and they met on a business trip (they both worked for a pharm ... Read Full Bio
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Strengths: Does everything well; big forehand; great footwork; fast
Weaknesses: Trouble hitting high backhands; 5-set record
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Latest News, articles and information:


  • Novak Djokovic Thought About Skipping The Canadian Open Masters In Toronto
  • the busy schedule this summer, Novak Djokovic admitted he too thought about skipping the Canadian Masters in Toronto just like Roger Federer, Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal did. But an early loss at Wimbledon made the trip more appealing and he says it's perfect preparation for Rio. ...
  • 2016-07-29
  • Roger Federer's Agent: There Is No Doom And Gloom In Our Camp
  • Federer's announcement that he will miss the remainder of the 2016 season hit fans hard yesterday. But Federer's agent, Tony Godsick, assured fans it's not that bad. "There is no gloom and doom in our camp," Godsick told ESPN's Greg Garber. "The decision was unfortunate, on the...
  • 2016-07-27
  • Roger Federer's 2016 Season Is Over, His Knee Still Needs More Rehab
  • Federer's surgically repaired left knee still isn't right and because of it he has withdrawn from the rest of 2016, the Swiss announced moments ago on Facebook. Dear Fans, I’m extremely disappointed to announce that I will not be able to represent Switzerland at the Olympic ...
  • 2016-07-26
  • Novak Djokovic Says He Has No Expectations As He Tries To Win 30th Masters Event In Toronto
  • Open title and 30th at the Masters level this week in Toronto. The Serb is the big favorite after the withdrawals of Andy Murray, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. "I don't expect anything. I just try to get myself ready for performing as best as I can," Djokovic said about the wee...
  • 2016-07-26
  • Toronto Preview: Lone Big 4 Entrant Novak Djokovic Returns As Heavy Favorite
  • hardcourt swing, the Canadian Open Masters in Toronto. With the start of Rio exactly two weeks away, Wimbledon champion Andy Murray, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal said no thanks to Canada. So too did former champion JW Tsonga. Novak Djokovic, however, is in. And with a tough Toront...
  • 2016-07-23
  • Novak Djokovic Confirms Participation In Canadian Open, Rio Olympics And Cincinnati
  • didn't play in Serbia's Davis Cup loss, but he will be back next week. Djokovic's rivals Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Roger Federer all withdrew from the Toronto event leaving the World No. 1 as the heavy favorite for the title. And with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga also pulling o...
  • 2016-07-22
  • David Ferrer Interview - Monte Carlo, Apr 17
  • the same in Rome. In the first set I had my chances, too. It was very tight.Q. People tend to under evaluate you in relation to Nadal, Federer, the other top players. Do you think after this final, which you played very well, that you will be more considered by tennis fans, by the ...
  • 2011-04-17
  • Novak Djokovic Interview- Miami, Apr 1
  • pressing the top of the rankings for years. A few years ago I remember you going like this a lot. (Holding up index finger.) It was when Federer was kind of in a slump. Do you feel that...NOVAK DJOKOVIC: I don't understand. What do you mean?Q. You were like saying No. 1 or whatever t...
  • 2011-04-02
  • More...
  • Djokovic v. Federer Highlight Fab Four US Open Semifinals, Who'll Win? Serena Closes In
  • Breaking Down the US Open Final: Federer v. Del Potro
  • Sizing Up the Semifinals, Federer v Djokovic and Nadal v Murray at French Open
  • Roddick, Federer Face First Test Today at US Open
  • Tennis World Awaits a Federer-Nadal US Open Final
  • Can Federer Beat Nadal to Win Another French Open?


  • Recent fan comments for Roger Federer:


    FANNY
    Says:

    Roger, please continue to shock us with your class and genius! You are the only reason to watch tennis.

    Posted on April 2, 2015 at 18:27 ET



    Sportsrantzone.com
    Says:

    man is a legend.

    Posted on December 31, 2014 at 12:30 ET



    jose oliveira
    Says:

    Roger,nothing to answer.you are the golden men of tennis century.not retire yet.only reason to watch tennis see you on court.thank's roger




    Posted on August 9, 2014 at 01:47 ET



    Daniel
    Says:

    What was the results of Brisbane open round 1

    Posted on January 1, 2014 at 05:00 ET



    lasya
    Says:

    sailed a backhand long, then missed two forehands to get broken.
    In the second game, the man who has spent more weeks ranked No.
    1 than anyone else dumped a backhand into the net,
    then shanked two other backhands several feet wide.
    I am able to do it at MyDeals247.com - its cool.


    Posted on September 4, 2013 at 02:24 ET



    Majan
    Says:

    Love 4 U Roger..., U Still The One n the best make a History in a world 4 a tennis play. U make Me Special if i Watch U on Tv.

    Posted on January 7, 2013 at 10:20 ET



    Majan
    Says:

    I love u FedEx..., u a Great Tennis Play in the world 4 a Long time.

    Posted on January 7, 2013 at 09:52 ET



    Johny Adair
    Says:

    i look like lennis and your wife is fine mmm mmm mmm

    Posted on July 9, 2012 at 05:39 ET



    Adam Harvey
    Says:

    i love you and i also love metro's



    Posted on July 9, 2012 at 05:38 ET



    David Talbot
    Says:

    i love you from davey t

    Posted on July 9, 2012 at 05:37 ET



    Linda
    Says:

    Federer is the only player to watch...just as Usain Bolt said....Federer's games are the only tennis I watch!

    Posted on July 8, 2012 at 18:02 ET



    Dona francis
    Says:

    Federer you are incredible.. I love you. I admire you. You have proved the wourld that you are the king of tennis.

    Posted on July 8, 2012 at 13:06 ET



    RAVI SHANKAR
    Says:

    FED...FED...FED...What i say about u???,i can't speak....

    i m your trueheart and the biggest fan .wish you will definetly win this wimbledon roger...I can proudlu say...-NO ONE IS BETTER THAN "RF".I know u will defeat djokovic ,nadal and let them know that u r incomparable man....

    Posted on July 4, 2012 at 07:21 ET



    Gregor
    Says:

    I do believe in you Federer, please start to belive that you are the best. I do believe that that you will became NO1. and that you will stay on that position.

    Posted on June 5, 2012 at 12:43 ET



    Aarti sharma
    Says:

    roger you the best .. u r the king of tennis ..best of luck for ur every tournament

    Posted on April 1, 2012 at 00:50 ET



    Mehmood
    Says:

    Roger is God of tennis i love roger

    Posted on January 1, 2012 at 08:16 ET



    nandan
    Says:

    roger is best forever

    Posted on December 31, 2011 at 23:15 ET



    nandan
    Says:

    roger all time chompion

    Posted on December 31, 2011 at 23:14 ET



    Silvia
    Says:

    Sorry for your problems this season, you'll be back next year.

    Posted on October 8, 2011 at 11:02 ET



    deepa shrestha
    Says:

    Roger is the best player i have ever seen.

    Posted on September 7, 2011 at 09:33 ET



    ram
    Says:

    go

    Posted on June 9, 2011 at 10:57 ET



    Ems
    Says:

    LOVE ur facts but u could of put more facts......... LOVE U RODGER!

    Posted on June 8, 2011 at 01:34 ET



    Kareem
    Says:

    Surprise! Surprise! I share the same birth date with Roger Federer.

    Posted on June 5, 2011 at 10:53 ET



    sateesh
    Says:

    roger is the best . this wimbledon is rogers.

    Posted on June 2, 2011 at 07:56 ET



    Solomon T.W
    Says:

    Greetings For R & M !!
    I've never held a tennis racket in my hand. It gave you happyness. You look still fine and smiley.
    have a nice time and more sucess.

    Posted on June 2, 2011 at 03:56 ET



    poop
    Says:

    i could beat his sucky butt

    Posted on April 4, 2011 at 08:24 ET



    VomAutogmawam
    Says:

    Yes, but it's not all ...


    Posted on February 28, 2011 at 06:57 ET



    Roger Love
    Says:

    always love you, Roger :)

    Posted on March 5, 2011 at 10:52 ET



    Roger Love
    Says:

    true cassic greatest player ever. love you Roger

    Posted on March 5, 2011 at 10:51 ET



    Roger Love
    Says:

    classy. elegant. greatest. true class.

    Posted on March 5, 2011 at 10:50 ET



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