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.
New world No 1 Roger Federer delivered another polished performance to beat Andreas Seppi 6-3 7-6(3) in the semi-final of the ABN AMRO World Tournament in Rotterdam on Saturday. SuperSport Also reported by •Reuters
Melbourne (Australia), Jan 29 (ANI): World's numero uno tennis player Roger Federer clinched his 20th record shattering Grand Slam by winning sixth Australian Open title in Melbourne on Sunday. He.. Source: Sports Edition -
Roger Federer celebrated his 20th Grand Slam win after his recent Australian Open triumph at one of New Zealand's most picturesque spots.Before taking "Norman" (The Norman Brooks Challenge Cup) back to.. New Zealand Herald
Even after he went more than four years without a Grand Slam title, even after the first operation of his career led to the first prolonged absence of his career, even after a slide down to 17th in the.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •FOX Sports