Roger Federer

Federer’s challenge to Cristiano, Kohli and other stars

Many athletes are putting a brave face on the coronavirus lockdown, converting garages and bedrooms into home gymnasiums and posting cheerful videos of themselves on social media keeping fit by "bench-pressing" their children.

July 6, 2022
July 6, 2022

‘We used to call her Roger Federer'

Fifteen years ago, Ons Jabeur's young tennis sparring partner could see the Tunisian was destined for glory -- even if he suffered a broken arm in the process.

April 8, 2020
April 8, 2020

Federer’s challenge to Cristiano, Kohli and other stars

Many athletes are putting a brave face on the coronavirus lockdown, converting garages and bedrooms into home gymnasiums and posting cheerful videos of themselves on social media keeping fit by "bench-pressing" their children.

August 27, 2019
August 27, 2019

Federer overcomes Nagal scare

Roger Federer gave India's Sumit Nagal a harsh introduction to Grand Slam tennis as the five-time champion weathered an early storm for a 4-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 win on Monday to reach the second round of the U.S. Open.

May 27, 2019
May 27, 2019

Federer turns on the style on Roland Garros return

Roger Federer returned to the French Open and breezed into the second round with a 6-2 6-4 6-4 win against Italian Lorenzo Sonego on Sunday, four years after hitting his last ball on the Parisian clay.

July 24, 2018
July 24, 2018

Federer withdraws from Rogers Cup

Eight-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer pulls out of next month's ATP Rogers Cup tournament in Toronto due to scheduling concerns.

March 12, 2018
March 12, 2018

Federer takes care of business, Djokovic crashes out

World number one Roger Federer finishes off Federico Delbonis in a rain-disrupted match to reach the third round at Indian Wells as five-time champion Novak Djokovic was toppled.

February 16, 2018
February 16, 2018

Federer 'never imagined' having chance to become oldest number one

Roger Federer can become the oldest world number one on Friday, a remarkable achievement for the 20-time Grand Slam title winner who admits he "never imagined" he'd get the opportunity.

January 24, 2018
January 24, 2018

Clinical Federer into 43rd Slam semi

Defending champion Roger Federer sweeps into a record 14th Australian Open semi-final with an immaculate straight sets win over long-time rival Tomas Berdych.

December 26, 2017
December 26, 2017

Federer, Nadal shine as rivals hobble into 2018

Written off as dead men walking, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal defied time to sweep the Grand Slams in 2017 while the injury curse which dogged their rivals looks set to be the new year's early storyline.

October 29, 2017
October 29, 2017

Federer into 13th Basel final, faces del Potro again

Roger Federer and Juan Martin del Potro crush opponents in quick-fire wins to set up their third final in six years at the Swiss Indoors.