Roger Federer is a Swiss professional tennis player who is currently ranked world No. 2 by the Association of Tennis Professionals.
Many commentators and players regard Federer as the greatest tennis player of all time.
He has been ranked inside the top 10 since October 2002 and the top 20 since April 2001.
Federer holds several records of the Open Era: holding the world No. 1 position for 302 weeks; winning 17 Grand Slam singles titles; reaching each Grand Slam Final at least five times; and reaching the Wimbledon final nine times.
He is among the seven men, to capture a career Grand Slam.
Federer shares an Open Era record for most titles at Wimbledon with Pete Sampras and at the US Open with Jimmy Connors and Sampras.
Federer appeared in 25 men's singles Grand Slam finals, with 10 in a row, both records, and appeared in 18 of 19 finals from the 2005 Wimbledon Championships through to the 2010 Australian Open.
He also recorded semifinals at 23 consecutive Grand Slam tournaments, from the 2004 Wimbledon Championships through the 2010 Australian Open.
*Johannesburg [South Africa], July 17 (ANI): "If you keep believing, you can go far in your life," stressed Swiss maestro Roger Federer while hailing his record breaking eighth Wimbledon triumph as one.. ANI News
*Johannesburg [South Africa], July 17 (ANI):19-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has moved up two places to the third spot in the latest ATP Tour rankings released on Monday after clinching his.. ANI News
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*Johannesburg [South Africa], July 17 (ANI): After lifting his record eighth Wimbledon title, 19-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has insisted that he could continue playing until 40, thus.. ANI News
World No4 Novak Djokovic has ruled himself out of the rest of the season, insisting he needs extended rest to heal the elbow injury that led to his premature exit at Wimbledon.
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*London [UK], July 16 (ANI): Swiss maestro Roger Federer on Sunday showed his master-class as he outclassed Marin Cilic of Croatia in straight sets to win his eighth Wimbledon's Men's Singles title.* ANI News
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*London [UK], July 15 (ANI): Tomas Berdych believes that unlike other players of the age of 35, 36; Roger Federer is not getting affected by his advancing age and is just proving his greatness in.. ANI News
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