Roger Federer

‘Stop waiting for big three to retire and beat them,’ David Nalbandian tells top ATP youngsters

The top young players have been told to stop waiting for Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic to retire and start beating them...

Marin Cilic: ‘It doesn’t matter whether Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, or Roger Federer wins Grand Slam race’

Marin Cilic says who wins the Grand Slam race between Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic will only matter to the history books,...

‘Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are very similar, Roger Federer is so quick,’ says former US Open champion

Former US Open champion Marin Cilic says Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have amazing intensity, while Roger Federer is the most athletic of the...

‘Roger Federer clearly still has his passion for tennis – we depend on it,’ says Pierre Paganini

Roger Federer is returning to tennis because his passion is still as strong as ever, says Pierre Paganini, although he admits there was discussion...

‘The knee had been bothering him for years’ – Coach reveals full extent of Roger Federer injury fight

The knee problem that has cost Roger Federer a year of his tennis career had been 'causing him problems for a year,' says his...

FEATURE: The top ten ATP Open Era greats listed by tournament win-percentage

Tennis is not short of great players achieving great feats, and that seems to be especially true in the modern era of Roger Federer,...

‘You would look at Roger Federer now and think he’s not hurt’ – Coach gives big injury update

Roger Federer is at the point where he 'trains almost normally' again, says his fitness coach, but the real test will come when he...

‘I still believe Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal overtake Roger Federer,’ says Goran Ivanisevic

Goran Ivanisevic says he still backs both Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic to win more Grand Slam titles than Roger Federer. Ivanisevic, who coaches Djokovic,...

‘Novak Djokovic now poised to overtake Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal,’ says Grand Slam legend

Boris Becker believes Novak Djokovic is now 'poised' to win the Grand Slam race after his latest Australian Open success. Djokovic claimed a ninth title...

‘Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal inspire me to keep going,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic says he will continue to play tennis at least as long as rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are. Djokovic has been locked...

Impossible to call Grand Slam race after Novak Djokovic Australian Open triumph, says analyst

Mats Wilander says it is impossible to predict who will win most Grand Slams after Novak Djokovic won the Australian Open. Djokovic maintained his perfect...

‘Not yet!’ – Defiant Novak Djokovic tells young players he and Rafael Nadal are still the men to beat

Novak Djokovic has told the younger players in the ATP that him, Rafael Nadal, and Roger Federer are still top dogs. Djokovic beat Daniil Medvedev...

‘I’m going to make you work your a**es off for my spot at the top,’ Novak Djokovic warns ATP stars

Novak Djokovic says he knows the younger players are coming to 'lead the future' of tennis, but he has warned them he won't just...

‘Roger Federer is the champion of his era – he can win more tournaments’ says legend

Australian legend Rod Laver says he considers Roger Federer to be 'the champion of his era,' and he wouldn't rule out more Grand Slam...

Novak Djokovic guaranteed to take huge Roger Federer record after Rafael Nadal loss

Rafael Nadal’s defeat to Stefanos Tsitsipas in the Australian Open quarterfinals means Novak Djokovic is guaranteed history. Nadal was the only player who could prevent...

‘They destroyed the record’ – Daniil Medvedev pays tribute to Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic

Daniil Medvedev has paid tribute to Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic, saying they have all 'destroyed' the former record for Grand Slam...

‘My success wouldn’t be what it is without Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic says he's not jealous of any records held by his biggest rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal but that his success wouldn't...

‘Roger Federer is the GOAT, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic aren’t even close’ says ATP star

Nick Kyrgios says Roger Federer is undoubtedly the greatest of all time and that Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal aren't even close when it...

STAT PACK: Which players have won the most career Australian Open matches?

Another Australian Open is upon us, and it feels like it could be a more open tournament than ever before.  Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal...

Roger Federer says he hopes to ‘finish career on his own terms’ as he prepares for March comeback

Roger Federer insists he does not have any specific plans to retire, but he hopes he can finish his career 'on his terms.' Federer has...

Roger Federer confirms comeback date and reveals plans to play clay season too

Roger Federer has confirmed he will make his return to tennis in Doha next month, adding that he plans to play the clay season...

Rafael Nadal on Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic: ‘We did beautiful things together’

Rafa Nadal has been reflecting on the relationship and dynamics between himself, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, revealing it is something he is very...

‘My goal is to beat Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic once’ says World number nine

Diego Schwartzman had a breakthrough year in 2020, breaking into the top ten for the first time, beating one his heroes and now he...

Roger Federer comeback latest: ‘I know he will play in Doha’ says former Champ

The much anticipated return of Roger Federer will happen in March at Doha according to former Wimbledon champion Richard Krajicek. Federer has been out of...

‘Tennis has always created stars’ – ATP chief not worried about Nadal, Federer, and Djokovic retirements

Andrea Gaudenzi insists tennis has nothing to fear from the eventual retirements of Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, and Novak Djokovic. Tennis' top trio have spearheaded...

Alexander Zverev “I’ve decided to go back to my roots” as he drops Federer’s management company

Alexander Zverev has announced that he wants to go back to his roots, giving his family a bigger role in his career, as he...

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga: ‘I’d have loved it if Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, and Novak Djokovic had never existed’

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga says it was 'impossible not to get discouraged' whilst trying to compete in the Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic era.  Tsonga...

‘Roger Federer doesn’t know when he will retire’ claims Swiss ace’s biographer

Roger Federer does not feel any need for a big finish to his career and doesn't know when he will retire yet, says his...

‘Federer, Nadal and Djokovic seem two metres tall because of the respect you have for them’ says young ATP Star

Young ATP ace Casper Ruud has revealed that Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic seem much taller in real life, but admits its...

‘We should be grateful to see Roger Federer on the court again’ – says former Grand Slam Champion

Former Grand Slam champion Jim Courier says the impending return of Roger Federer on court is something all of tennis should be grateful for. Federer...

Roger Federer ‘definitely’ would have played Australian Open if he was fit, claims biographer

Roger Federer 'definitely' would have played the Australian Open if he was fit, according to one of the Swiss ace's biographers. Federer has missed an...

Roger Federer urged to make Rotterdam return by former Wimbledon champion

Tournament Director Richard Kraijcek has urged Roger Federer to make his long-awaited comeback at Rotterdam this year. Federer has a special affiliation with Rotterdam since...

Agent: ‘Roger Federer has decided not to play the 2021 Australian Open’

Roger Federer will not make his comeback at the upcoming Australian Open as originally planned, his agent has confirmed. Federer missed almost all of the...

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal ‘won’t just disappear’ from tennis when they retire, says coach

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will not walk away from tennis when their playing careers end, according to the latter's coach.  Federer and Nadal currently...

COMMENT: Roger Federer must be forever celebrated, but tennis no longer needs him

Roger Federer may be about to embark on his final year on the ATP Tour, but his inevitably impending retirement should not be feared. When...

Roger Federer: ‘Thank god for Novak Djokovic – we get the best out of each other’

Roger Federer has hailed his rivalry with Novak Djokovic, saying they have both got the best from each other over the years. Federer and Djokovic,...

‘I am still not ready’ – Roger Federer gives injury update with Australian Open return in doubt

Roger Federer has revealed he may be unable to return at the Australian Open after all with his recovery taking longer than expected.  Federer has...

Rafael Nadal on Roger Federer retirement speculation: ‘I don’t know, but…’

Rafael Nadal says he has no idea when Roger Federer will retire but he hopes he carries on for a while - as long...

FEATURE: Roger Federer, Andy Murray, and eight more players in need of a big bounce-back year in 2021

Next season in tennis promises much, with the likes of Roger Federer and Andy Murray attempting to haul themselves back to the top. 

‘Novak Djokovic does not make anyone dream – Roger Federer does,’ says Gilles Simon

People do not want to have to consider Novak Djokovic the greatest of all time because he is not Roger Federer, claims Gilles Simon.  Djokovic...

‘Selfishly, it was not a bad thing for me,’ admits Roger Federer as he discusses ‘big goal’

Roger Federer says it 'selfishly, it was not a bad thing' for him that the 2020 Olympics was postponed for a year.  Federer has never...

‘Roger Federer makes us dream – we all want to believe in him,’ says French legend

Henri Leconte says we 'all want to believe' that Roger Federer can win another Grand Slam, although he does wonder about his motivation.  Federer will...

‘Roger Federer changed the rankings system to protect himself,’ claims DTB official

Dick Hordorff, the vice president of the German Tennis Federation (DTB) has accused Roger Federer of influencing ATP rules to protect his ranking this...

Roger Federer: ‘As a player, I think about how you keep the fire burning’

Roger Federer has credited his team of coaches for helping to keep him motivated as he prepares to make his comeback to tennis.  Federer has...

‘Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic are monsters,’ says Pat Cash

Pat Cash believes Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic are 'not normal people,' because of their mentalities.  The trio have overseen an unprecedented era...

Pat Cash: ‘How can Roger Federer be the best in history when he’s not the best in his era?’

"Novak Djokovic is a monster. He can beat Federer and Nadal on their best surfaces..."

‘Now the legend is here’- ATP ace recalls first encounter with Roger Federer wow-factor

Casper Ruud says the entire room falls quiet when Roger Federer enters a room as he recalled the first time he experienced it.  Ruud made...

‘Is Rafael Nadal more of a warrior than Roger Federer? I’m not so sure…’

Rafael Nadal is not necessarily more of a 'warrior' than Roger Federer just because he is more demonstrative on the court, says Gilles Simon. Nadal...

Marat Safin: ‘If you can’t beat Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic, why continue?’

Marat Safin retired because he knew he couldn't compete with Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, and Rafael Nadal, he has revealed.  Safin is arguably one of...

‘Roger Federer’s place in the Big Three is in doubt,’ says respected Russian coach

"It is very difficult to predict what will happen to him..."

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