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June 14th, 2013

Roger Federer Now Has 2 Career Double Bagels, More Than Nadal And Djokovic Combined [Chart]

Roger Federer won his second career double bagel today beating Mischa Zverev in Halle.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:52 am in Charts, Halle | 38 Comments »

June 13th, 2013

Murray Wins Two, Del Potro v Hewitt Friday At Queen’s; Federer Stars In Halle

Andy Murray won two at Queen’s today.

Posted by Staff @ 11:33 pm in Halle, Queens | 85 Comments »

June 12th, 2013

Federer Wins Grass Opener In Halle, Haas v Gulbis Thursday; Murray Rained Out In Queen’s

Roger Federer romped in his grass season opener in Halle today.

Posted by Staff @ 6:38 pm in Halle, Queens | 58 Comments »

June 8th, 2013

Rafael Nadal Has Withdrawn From Halle

Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the Halle event.

Posted by Staff @ 11:03 am in Halle | 40 Comments »

June 16th, 2012

Thirtysomethings Federer, Haas, Nalbandian Bid For Grass Titles On Sunday

Old timers Roger Federer, Tommy Haas and David Nalbandan bid for grass titles on Sunday.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:07 pm in Grass season, Halle, Queens | 172 Comments »

June 15th, 2012

Federer Outlasts Raonic, Nadal Upset In Halle; Teary Dimitrov Reaches First ATP SF At Queen’s

Roger Federer avoided upset by edging Milos Raonic in Halle, where Rafael Nadal was earlier toppled.

Posted by Staff @ 10:00 pm in Halle, Queens | 97 Comments »

June 14th, 2012

Nadal Wins, Federer v Raonic In Halle; Tsonga Injured At Queen’s

Roger Federer faces Milos Raonic in a blockbuster showdown Friday in Halle.

Posted by Staff @ 11:17 pm in Halle, Queens | 211 Comments »

June 13th, 2012

Andys Upset! Murray, Roddick Both Stunned At Queen’s; Nadal, Federer On Tap Thursday In Halle

The Andys, former champions Murray and Roddick, were both upset today in the first round at the Queen’s Club in London.

Posted by Staff @ 6:57 pm in Halle, Queens | 89 Comments »

June 13th, 2012

Rafael Nadal: It’s Easier For Federer To Transition From Clay To Grass Than It Is For Me

Rafael Nadal met the press in Halle today to discuss life with seven French Open titles.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:42 am in Halle | 10 Comments »

June 13th, 2012

Rafael Nadal Arrives In Halle, Where He Gets A Cake [Video]

Rafael Nadal arrives in Halle where he gets a cake!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:56 am in French Open, Halle, Videos | 8 Comments »

June 9th, 2011

Nadal, Murray, Roddick Headline Blockbuster Friday in London

Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Andy Roddick face big-time matches Friday at Queen’s.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:21 pm in Halle, Queens | 88 Comments »

June 8th, 2011

Halle TD: Federer’s Withdrawal a Shock, We Had Private Jet, Maid Ready For Him

The Halle tournament director is not happy with the withdrawal of Roger Federer.

Posted by Staff @ 9:40 am in Halle | 36 Comments »

June 14th, 2010

Lleyton Hewitt Beats Roger Federer in Halle Highlights [Video]

Video highlights from Lleyton Hewitt’s upset win over Roger Federer Sunday in Halle.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:26 am in Halle, Videos | 1 Comment »

June 13th, 2010

Hewitt Overcomes Federer Spell, Wins Halle Title

Lleyton Hewitt stunned Roger Federer for the Halle title.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 3:35 pm in Grass season, Halle | 145 Comments »

June 12th, 2010

Federer Faces Old Foe Hewitt for Halle Title

Roger Federer and Lleyton Hewitt will renew their rivalry tomorrow in Halle.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 2:24 pm in Halle, Tennis | 223 Comments »