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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 | No Comments »

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 | 10 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 | No Comments »

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 | No Comments »

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 »

January 29th, 2020

Novak Djokovic v Roger Federer Australian Open SF, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall picks Thursday night’s Djokovic-Federer match.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:53 pm in Australian Open | 51 Comments »

January 29th, 2020

Thiem Hangs On To Beat Nadal At Australian Open, Will Meet Zverev; Djokovic v Federer SF

The Big 3 will be in the final against a young player Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 10:19 am in Australian Open | 34 Comments »

January 28th, 2020

Federer Survives Tennys Test, Djokovic Next; Nadal v Thiem In QF

Roger Federer saved seven match points, a career-high in a Slam for the Swiss.

Posted by Staff @ 8:10 am in Australian Open | 48 Comments »

January 26th, 2020

Djokovic Dominates Schwartzman At Australian Open, Raonic Next; Nadal v Kyrgios Mon.

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic are now just one win from a Thursday meeting.

Posted by Staff @ 9:20 am in Australian Open | 6 Comments »

January 24th, 2020

Federer Fights Past Millman At Australian Open, Tsitsipas Tsent Off; Aussies Face Russians

Novak Djokovic showed why he’s the Australian Open favorite on Friday.

Posted by Staff @ 10:18 am in Australian Open | 48 Comments »

January 23rd, 2020

Nadal Powers Into Australian 3R, Thiem Survives; Federer Seeks Revenge On Millman

All three Russian men won Thursday at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:53 am in Australian Open | 15 Comments »

January 22nd, 2020

Djokovic, Federer Cruise At Australian Open, Dimitrov Gags; Nadal Resumes Quest For 20

Grigor Dimitrov was upset by an American for a second straight year at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:11 am in Australian Open | 5 Comments »