Roger Federer

‘This is for Roger Federer and Martina Hingis,’ says Olympics gold medal winner Belinda Bencic

Belinda Bencic won the women's singles gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics before dedicating it to compatriots Martina Hingis and Roger Federer.Bencic was not...

‘Novak Djokovic is the last man standing of the Big Four,’ says analyst

Novak Djokovic is the one 'constant' in tennis and the last of the Big Four standing says Boris Becker although he's excited watching the...

‘I have had a setback with my knee,’ says Roger Federer as he withdraws from Olympics

Roger Federer has revealed he has suffered an injury 'setback' that has forced him to withdraw from the Olympics.Federer missed 16 months of tennis...

Richard Gasquet: ‘Novak Djokovic is definitely the best, but Roger Federer is the greatest’

Novak Djokovic is 'definitely best' player of all time, but Roger Federer is 'irreplaceable' as the Greatest, says Richard Gasquet.Djokovic is now level with...

Novak Djokovic pays humble tribute to Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal after equalling record

Novak Djokovic says his rivalry with Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer is a key reason for his continued success.Djokovic beat Matteo Berrettini on Centre...

‘The Roger Federer intimidation factor is starting to fade,’ says Mats Wilander

Mats Wilander believes the 'intimidation factor' of Roger Federer has started to fade following his Wimbledon defeat to Hubert Hurkacz.Federer was comprehensively outclassed by...

‘It’s not fair for anyone’ – Roger Federer critical of Wimbledon scheduling

Roger Federer said it was 'not fair for anyone' that his Wimbledon quarter-final opponent won't be decided until tomorrow.Federer has reached his 18th Wimbledon...

‘Novak Djokovic is top favourite but never write off Federer,’ Dominic Thiem gives Wimbledon predictions

Dominic Thiem has been giving his predictions for Wimbledon and thinks although some players can be dangerous, Novak Djokovic is still the top favourite.Thiem...

‘Andy Murray has huge admiration from all the players,’ says Roger Federer

Andy Murray should be proud of what he has managed to achieve at Wimbledon and everyone wants him to remain playing says Roger Federer.Following...

‘I definitely feel like I’ve got my rhythm now,’ says Roger Federer at Wimbledon

Roger Federer has reached the fourth round of Wimbledon after beating British hopeful Cameron Norrie, and says he's found his rhythm. Federer has always felt...

‘Federer, Nadal and Djokovic wouldn’t be able to live without tennis,’ says Nick Kyrgios

Nick Kyrgios says he definitely doesn't love tennis as much as Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, and says he has other things...

‘Enough now, he needs to go out!’, jokes Roger Federer of third round opponent Cameron Norrie

Roger Federer got through to the third round of Wimbledon on Friday and sent a warning to his next opponent, British hopeful Cameron Norrie.Federer...

‘I got a little lucky’ admits Roger Federer as he gets Wimbledon walkover

Roger Federer says he 'got a bit lucky' as he got past Adrian Mannarino in the first round at Wimbledon.Federer was a long way...

‘Roger Federer is the most all-round player that’s ever played at Wimbledon,’ says Pat Cash

Wimbledon will never see a better all-round player than Roger Federer and no matter what happens this year, his legacy is protected says Pat...

‘Head-to-heads are significant in tennis GOAT debate,’ says former ATP star

Pat Cash believes the head-to-heads between Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic should be 'significant' in settling the tennis GOAT debate.Debate has raged...

‘I’ll go out there and compete for every point at Wimbledon,’ says Andy Murray

Andy Murray says he's feeling positive after training with Roger Federer ahead of his first Wimbledon campaign in four years, and says he's going...

Roger Federer: ‘Tokyo Olympics are still my intention, but things are not simple’

Roger Federer says he is yet to decide if he will play the Olympics, but it remains his 'intention.'A singles Olympic gold medal is...

Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer kept apart in Wimbledon draw

The Wimbledon draw will see Novak Djokovic start his title defence against Jack Draper, with he and Roger Federer in different halves.Djokovic beat Federer...

‘I don’t know how much Roger Federer has in the tank mentally,’ says former champ

Roger Federer 'should not compete' at Wimbledon this year if he cannot significantly raise the level he showed at Halle, says Pam Shriver.Federer's preparation...

‘It’s alarming’ – Mats Wilander expresses doubts over Roger Federer after Halle showing

Mats Wilander says the attitude on court of Roger Federer during his defeat at Halle was 'alarming' going into Wimbledon.Federer withdrew from the French...

COMMENT: It’s time to accept that the ‘Big Three’ no longer dominate tennis – Novak Djokovic does

Another day, another 'Next Gen' claiming they are closer to the 'Big Three'. The problem for them, though, is they are no closer to...

Top analyst explains why Novak Djokovic, not the big three, has ‘dominated the last decade’

Novak Djokovic has been the most dominant men's tennis player for the last ten years and doesn't get appreciated says respected coach and analyst...

‘No silly decisions, head up, stay positive, look forward to Wimbledon,’ says Roger Federer

Roger Federer says he's not planning on making any 'silly decisions'  and just wants to put the Halle disappointment behind him and look forward...

‘I cannot accept it’ – Roger Federer angry with himself after Halle exit

Roger Federer said he 'cannot accept' the poor level and attitude he showed in defeat to Felix Auger-Aliassime at Halle.Federer is trying to make...

Roger Federer suffers pre-Wimbledon blow as he is beaten at Halle

Roger Federer suffered a pre-Wimbledon blow as he lost to Felix Auger-Aliassime in Halle.The 20-time Grand Slam champion withdrew from the fourth round of...

‘We don’t want Roger Federer in Novak Djokovic half at Wimbledon,’ says coach

Goran Ivanisevic has admitted that he would like to avoid getting Roger Federer in the same half of the draw as Novak Djokovic at...

‘Rafael Nadal didn’t get out of the trap Novak Djokovic had set for him,’ says Wilander

Rafael Nadal fell in to a strategic trap that Novak Djokovic set up for him in the epic semi-final at Roland Garros, says Mats...

‘I was looking for revenge,’ says Matteo Berrettini on Roger Federer withdrawal

Matteo Berrettini says getting a walkover in the fourth round of the French Open has robbed him of the chance to seek revenge on...

‘Roger Federer withdrawal is a special case – he always upholds fair play,’ says compatriot

Former Swiss Olympic gold medallist Marc Rosset says Roger Federer is 'a special case' who should not receive criticism for his Roland Garros withdrawal.Federer...

COMMENT: Roger Federer may have made a smart decision, but it’s a deeply disrespectful one

It was perhaps always inevitable, or at least predictable, but Roger Federer deciding to withdraw from Roland Garros should not be without criticism.Saturday night...

Top analysts defend Roger Federer decision: ‘He has earned the right to do what he wants’

Roger Federer has 'earned the right to do whatever he wants' according to Chris Evert, who has defended him over his French Open withdrawal.Federer,...

‘It was a sensible decision’ – Andy Murray backs Roger Federer Roland Garros withdrawal

Andy Murray believes Roger Federer has made a 'sensible decision' to withdraw from the French Open.Federer beat Dominik Koepfer on Saturday night to book...

Roger Federer withdraws from French Open, saying: ‘It’s important I listen to my body’

Roger Federer will play no further part in the French Open this year after withdrawing to protect his fitness.Federer is making a comeback from...

‘Thank you Sir Andy, the feeling is mutual,’ says Roger Federer in reply to Andy Murray

Roger Federer has tweeted a reply to Andy Murray showing the mutual respect and admiration the pair have for each other.Federer, at almost 40...

‘I need to decide if I keep playing or not,’ says Roger Federer considering Roland Garros withdrawal

Roger Federer has revealed he is considering possibly withdrawing from Roland Garros after a grueling third round encounter with Dominik Koepfer.Federer won the four...

Roger Federer: ‘I’d rather be in Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic’s shoes’

Roger Federer says he would 'rather be in Rafael Nadal's or Novak Djokovic's shoes' despite another win at the French Open.Federer is playing his...

‘It’s inspirational to me’ – Andy Murray says Roger Federer is helping him believe

Andy Murray says seeing Roger Federer competing at the French Open again has been an 'inspiration' to him.Federer is making his Grand Slam comeback...

‘There is no way I am getting past Novak Djokovic,’ says Roger Federer

Roger Federer says he has surprised himself with how well he is playing at the French Open, but there is 'no way' he is...

Roger Federer on umpire argument at French Open: ‘I just wanted a proper explanation’

Roger Federer says he still isn't really sure what he did wrong after he received a time violation at the French Open.During Federer's second...

‘Maybe there’s going to be something for me in Paris,’ says a hopeful Roger Federer

Roger Federer is feeling much 'clearer' and confident at Roland Garros following his first round win against Denis Istomin.The 20-time Grand Slam champion has...

Mats Wilander: ‘Every shot Roger Federer hits makes me feel like an awful tennis player’

Mats Wilander says he felt like 'he was in heaven' watching Roger Federer playing quality tennis again after so long.Federer returned to Grand Slam...

Roger Federer ‘really happy to be back’ as he makes dominant start to French Open campaign

Roger Federer said he was 'really happy to be back' after making a strong return to Grand Slam tennis at the French Open.Federer had...

Toni Nadal: ‘It is the dream of all coaches to work with Roger Federer’

Toni Nadal says it would be a 'dream' for any coach to work with Roger Federer, adding the Swiss may be the best player...

‘It annoys Novak Djokovic when he is constantly asked who his successors are,’ says former champion

Boris Becker says constant talk of who will succeed the big three annoys Novak Djokovic, especially when they are still winning tournaments.For years now,...

‘I hope Roger Federer gets into the second week of Roland Garros,’ says Becker

Roger Federer needs 'matches, matches, matches' at Roland Garros says Boris Becker if he has any chance of winning Wimbledon.Federer has only played three...

‘Novak Djokovic record proves he is by far the best player in the world,’ says coach

Goran Ivanisevic says Novak Djokovic is 'by far' the best player in the world, and his record proves it.Djokovic is locked in a battle...

Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, and Novak Djokovic in same half of Roland Garros draw

Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and Roger Federer are in the same half of the Roland Garros draw.Daniil Medvedev climbing into the top two in...

‘I truly believe I can do it again,’ says Roger Federer ahead of Grand Slam return

Roger Federer believes that despite turning 40 this year and recovering from major surgery, he can still win tournaments and compete at the top...

‘I think Novak Djokovic will overtake Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer,’ says analyst

Novak Djokovic will win more majors than Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, but all of the big three should be remembered as greats of...

‘I would love to see Roger Federer win Wimbledon again,’ says Barbara Schett

Roger Federer would not be playing Wimbledon unless he believes he can win it, says former player and Eurosport analyst Barbara Schett.Federer has only...

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COMMENT: Yes, Novak Djokovic is flawed, but his greatness should be allowed to define him

Novak Djokovic has been roundly criticised for showing his frustrations on court at the Olympics, but surely we must forgive our greats their flaws? --- As...

‘I could not play – my body decided’ – Rafael Nadal explains Wimbledon and Olympics absences

Rafael Nadal says a foot injury sustained at Roland Garros forced him out of Wimbledon and the Olympics earlier this summer.Nadal lost out at...

‘What Novak Djokovic has achieved this year is amazing,’ says Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal says Novak Djokovic has achieved 'something amazing' this year whether he wins the calendar slam or not.Djokovic has already won the Australian...

‘One Olympics medal is not good by my standards,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic says 'only' winning one Olympics medal in four appearances at the Games is well below his expectations.Djokovic was the favourite for gold...