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  • Jul 29, 2014
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Roger Federer

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic to face off in Dubai semis

Five-time champion Roger Federer brushed aside Lukas Rosol to set up a mouthwatering semi-final clash with Novak Djokovic in the Dubai Championship.

Friday, 28 February, 2014, 11:14am

Roger Federer toils to get past veteran Radek Stepanek in Dubai

Former men’s world number one Roger Federer had to dig deep to progress to the quarter-finals of the Dubai Open on Wednesday eventually beating fellow veteran Radek Stepanek of the Czech Republic 6-2, 6-7 (4/7), 6-3 in their second round clash.

27 Feb 2014 - 10:11am

Roger Federer admits he 'fell into a negative spiral'

Roger Federer admitted he made serious errors in his planning which have contributed to a disastrous 2013 campaign but insisted retirement was not on his agenda.

21 Oct 2013 - 10:33am

Federer blames lack of confidence after shock US Open defeat against Spain's Robredo

The long awaited, first-ever US Open match-up between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will have to wait at least another year after Federer was bundled out in a shock fourth-round loss.

4 Sep 2013 - 2:23am

Roger Federer struggles to win Hamburg opener

Roger Federer struggled in his first match since his Wimbledon humiliation when he had to come back from a set down to defeat Germany’s Daniel Brands in his Hamburg opener on Wednesday.

The 31-year-old, top-seeded Federer won 3-6, 6-3, 6-2 against the world No 58, who was celebrating his 26th birthday, to reach the third round of a tournament he last played in 2008.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Ruthless Jo-Wilfried Tsonga moving closer to French dream

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga's surprisingly straightforward 7-5, 6-3, 6-3 quarter-final victory over Roger Federer at the French Open could be seen through two different lenses.

6 Jun 2013 - 5:47am

Roger Federer 'at home' against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Roger Federer's route towards a second French Open title will pit him against yet another Frenchman in the quarter-finals, although judging by the way his fourth-round win was received on Sunday, he may feel like he is the one playing at home.

4 Jun 2013 - 5:15am

Federer becoming tennis' Iron Man

Never pulled out with injury. Never sent in a sick note. Never couldn't be bothered. Not only is Roger Federer the most successful male player ever, he's also becoming one of the most durable, the iron man of his, indeed any, generation, a presence as constant at tennis' major tournaments as strawberries and cream at Wimbledon and spectators with bad etiquette at the French Open.

2 Jun 2013 - 4:58am

Who said it?

There cannot be a more exciting case to solve.

2 Jun 2013 - 9:00am

Federer and Serena enjoy Sunday strolls at French Open

Roger Federer is used to ending grand slam tournaments on Sundays rather than starting them but the French Open’s quirky schedule could not throw the Swiss stylist off his stride as he strolled through his Roland Garros opener in ruthless fashion.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am