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July 27th, 2016

Roger Federer’s Agent: There Is No Doom And Gloom In Our Camp

Did Roger Federer do the right thing by ending his 2016 season this early?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:00 am in Injuries | 27 Comments »

July 26th, 2016

Roger Federer’s 2016 Season Is Over, His Knee Still Needs More Rehab

Roger Federer knee isn’t good enough to play so he has decided to end his season early. Shock!

Posted by Staff @ 1:47 pm in Injuries | 156 Comments »

July 22nd, 2016

Baby Roger Federer!

Want to see what Roger Federer looked like as a baby?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:44 pm in 2016 Season | 7 Comments »

July 19th, 2016

Summer Withdrawals! Roger Federer And Rafael Nadal Are Out Of The Canadian Open

Is Novak Djokovic next?

Posted by Staff @ 3:15 pm in Canadian Open | 94 Comments »

July 8th, 2016

Roger Federer Tumbles Out Of Wimbledon, Milos Raonic Moves Into Final Against Andy Murray

It will be Andy Murray and Milos Raonic in the Wimbledon men’s final on Sunday.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:22 pm in Wimbledon | 93 Comments »

July 7th, 2016

Roger Federer v Milos Raonic, Andy Murray v Tomas Berdych; Wimbledon SF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall previews the Wimbledon men’s semifinals. Will it be a dream Roger Federer-Andy Murray final.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:32 pm in Wimbledon | 402 Comments »

July 6th, 2016

Roger Federer: This Is Huge For Me, My Season, My Career, It’s A Big Moment!

Roger Federer made more history today at Wimbledon.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:50 pm in Wimbledon | 70 Comments »

July 6th, 2016

Andy Murray, Roger Federer Make ‘Big 2 and Friends’ in Wimbledon Semifinals

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic is out. Rafael Nadal is sidelined. But two of the former fabled “Big Four,” and two perennial Top 10ers looking to step it up, moved into the Wimbledon semifinals on Wednesday.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 5:15 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 11 Comments »

July 5th, 2016

Roger Federer, Andy Murray On Wimbledon Collision Course? QF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall previews the Wimbledon quarterfinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:42 pm in Wimbledon | 457 Comments »

July 4th, 2016

Roger Federer, Andy Murray Lead Favorites Into Wimbledon QFs; Nick Kyrgios Show Over

“I would have never thought that I was going to win the first four matches in straight sets, so I’m extremely pleased,” said Federer…”

Posted by Staff @ 4:02 pm in Wimbledon | 53 Comments »

July 3rd, 2016

Nick Kyrgios Wins, Says He’s Ready for Andy Murray Monday at Wimbledon; Roger Federer Returns

“My attitude was great today — very, very happy with the way I played,” said Kyrgios, who will next play Murray in the round of 16. “I definitely have the tools to (beat Murray) but he is probably the favorite now Djokovic is out.”

Posted by Staff @ 6:10 pm in Wimbledon | 126 Comments »

July 1st, 2016

Novak Djokovic Down 2 Sets To Sam Querrey at Wimbledon; Roger Federer Only Man Into 4th RD

Juan Martin Del Potro marked his return while Novak Djokovic’s Wimbledon hangs in the balance.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:54 pm in Wimbledon | 253 Comments »

June 29th, 2016

Federer Smacks Down Teaching Pro; Djokovic Wins, Thurs. Previews

…this one will stand out because it’s that special and probably not going to happen again for me to play against a guy 770 in the world. That’s what stands out the most for me — the support he got, the great points he played. This story is gold.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 6:08 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 121 Comments »

June 28th, 2016

Murray Beats Another Brit, Wawrinka Lines Up Del Potro, Federer vs. Cinderella Willis Wed. at Wimbledon

“My job is to learn from the French Open and one of the things I could have done better there is start the tournament quicker,” said Murray, wrapping his match right before the rains came.

Posted by Staff @ 6:42 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 94 Comments »

June 27th, 2016

Brit Marcus Willis Upstages Roger Federer, Entire Men’s Field with Wild Wimbledon Win Monday

“Obviously it’s an amazing dream come true,” Willis said of facing Federer. “I get to play on a stadium court. This is what I dreamed of when I was younger. I’m going to go out there and try to win the tennis match. I probably won’t. I might not. But I’m going to give everything, as I have the last seven matches.”

Posted by Staff @ 9:48 pm in Wimbledon | 131 Comments »