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November 20th, 2017

Roger Federer: I’m Extremely Happy With My 2017 Season

Despite a shock loss on Saturday, Roger Federer was still pleased with his 2017 season.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:03 am in 2017 Season | 12 Comments »

November 19th, 2017

Federer Shocked By Goffin, Dimitrov Finally Gets Past Sock To Reach Title Match At ATP Finals

A surprise final is set in London.

Posted by Staff @ 12:33 am in ATP Finals | 31 Comments »

November 18th, 2017

Goffin Advances To London ATP SF To Face Federer; Sock v Dimitrov

The semifinals at the ATP Finals are set.

Posted by Staff @ 12:30 am in ATP Finals | 234 Comments »

November 16th, 2017

Sock Stuns Choking Zverev To Reach ATP Semis; Goffin v Thiem Fri For Final SF Spot

One spot remains in the semifinals at the ATP Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 10:47 pm in ATP Finals | 33 Comments »

November 14th, 2017

Federer Too Strong For Zverev, Qualifies For SFs In London; Sock Eliminates Cilic

Roger Federer booked a semfinal spot for Saturday in London.

Posted by Staff @ 10:53 pm in ATP Finals | 195 Comments »

November 13th, 2017

Goffin Finally Prevails Over Nadal; Federer v Zverev Tuesday

David Goffin and Grigor Dimitrov each won their first career match at the ATP Finals on Monday in London.

Posted by Staff @ 10:31 pm in ATP Finals | 139 Comments »

November 13th, 2017

Federer, Zverev Win Open Up ATP Finals With Victories

Tournament favorite Roger Federer opened with victory at the ATP Finals in London on Sunday,

Posted by Staff @ 2:59 am in ATP Finals | 58 Comments »

November 11th, 2017

ATP Finals Preview: Nadal Seeks First London Title, Federer An 8th

Who’ll win the 2017 ATP Finals?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:44 pm in ATP Finals | 65 Comments »

November 10th, 2017

Roger Federer Wins 3 ATP Awards, Denis Shapovalov Takes 2

Roger Federer wins the ATP Fan Favorite award for a 15th straight year!

Posted by Staff @ 12:11 pm in ATP | 128 Comments »

November 8th, 2017

Roger Federer In A Kilt? [Video]

What’s Roger Federer wearing under that?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:06 am in Exhibitions, Videos | No Comments »

November 8th, 2017

ATP Finals Groups: Lone Former Champion Federer Opens Play Sunday

The ATP Finals groups were announced today.

Posted by Staff @ 10:46 am in ATP Finals | 58 Comments »

November 6th, 2017

Poll: Who’ll Win The ATP Finals Where Federer Is The Favorite

Roger Federer is the lone former champion in the ATP Finals field.

Posted by Staff @ 6:20 pm in ATP Finals, Polls | 68 Comments »

October 29th, 2017

Federer Downs Del Potro to Win ATP Basel, Withdraws from Paris

“I think we’re both tired from a long season,” said Federer of the back-and-forth match where both players showed their nerves in the third set.

Posted by Staff @ 4:50 pm in Fall Season | 123 Comments »

October 29th, 2017

Roger Federer Moves Into Sole Possession Of 2nd On ATP Open Era Title Leaderboard

Roger Federer is now 14 away from Jimmy Connors on the Open Era title leaderboard. Can he catch him?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:38 pm in Charts | 11 Comments »

October 29th, 2017

Roger Federer Withdraws From Paris, Leaves No. 1 To Rafael Nadal

Unless something extraordinary happens, Rafael Nadal will finish the year No. 1 for a fourth time.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:28 pm in Year-End No. 1 | 13 Comments »