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December 27th, 2020

Roger Federer Will Miss The Australian Open For First Time In Career

Roger Federer won’t be in Australia for the first time this century.

Posted by Staff @ 8:06 pm in Australian Open | 9 Comments »

December 14th, 2020

Roger Federer In Doubt For Australian Open

It’s a race against time for the man who continues to beat time, Roger Federer.

Posted by Staff @ 10:12 pm in Australian Open, Videos | 9 Comments »

November 12th, 2020

2020 ATP Finals Groups: No. 1 Djokovic Favored; Nadal Seeks First Year-End Title

The ATP Finals groupings were released on Thursday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:04 pm in ATP Finals | No Comments »

October 11th, 2020

Roger Federer In Instagram Post: Well Done, Rafa, You Deserve It

Roger Federer gives high praise to Rafael Nadal.

Posted by Staff @ 4:17 pm in French Open, GOAT | 9 Comments »

October 11th, 2020

All-Time Grand Slam Leaderboard: Rafael Nadal Now Tied With Roger Federer

The all-time list of men’s Grand Slam titles won.

Posted by Staff @ 3:38 pm in Charts, French Open | 1 Comment »

August 8th, 2020

Happy 39th Birthday To Roger Federer

The GOAT turns 39.

Posted by Staff @ 10:51 am in 2020 Season | 4 Comments »

April 17th, 2020

Laver Cup Cancelled For 2020, Will Be Held In Boston 2021

No Laver Cup this year.

Posted by Staff @ 10:31 am in Laver Cup | Comments Off on Laver Cup Cancelled For 2020, Will Be Held In Boston 2021

March 31st, 2020

Trick Shots At Home By Roger Federer [Video]

Quarantine with Roger Federer.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:59 am in Videos | 2 Comments »

March 18th, 2020

Laver Cup Won’t Move Weeks, Will Go Against French Open (It’s Roger v Rafa!)

A cross-continental late September showdown looms for Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:12 am in French Open, Laver Cup | Comments Off on Laver Cup Won’t Move Weeks, Will Go Against French Open (It’s Roger v Rafa!)

February 20th, 2020

Roger Federer Undergoes Right Knee Surgery, Will Be Out Until Wimbledon

Roger Federer underwent surgery on his left knee.

Posted by Staff @ 10:35 am in Injuries | 11 Comments »

February 15th, 2020

Roger Federer To Play Just French Open During 2020 Clay Season

Roger Federer will be a one-and-done on the clay this year.

Posted by Staff @ 11:00 am in French Open | Comments Off on Roger Federer To Play Just French Open During 2020 Clay Season

February 8th, 2020

Federer, Nadal Set Record For Largest Attendance At A Tennis Match

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal set the record for the biggest crowd to ever watch a tennis match.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:32 am in Exhibitions | Comments Off on Federer, Nadal Set Record For Largest Attendance At A Tennis Match

February 8th, 2020

Federer, Nadal Delight In Front Of Over 51K For Match For Africa In Cape Town

No surprise, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have set a record for biggest crowd ever for a tennis match.

Posted by Staff @ 12:06 am in Exhibitions | 7 Comments »

January 30th, 2020

Dominic Thiem v Alexander Zverev Australian Open SF, Who’s The Pick? Djokovic-Federer Redux

Sean Randall makes his pick for the Alexander Zverev v Dominic Thiem Australian Open semifinal.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:06 pm in Australian Open | 21 Comments »

January 30th, 2020

Djokovic Downs Ailing Federer To Reach 8th Australian Open Final

Novak Djokovic overcame a slow start to reach his 8th Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 9:43 am in Australian Open | 47 Comments »