roger federer

  1. James P

    Zverev now the second longest active streak inside the top 10

    Roger Federer was on a 224 week active streak inside the top 10, but fell out recently. Dominic Thiem has a 260 week active streak that will be snapped on Monday. Name Nation Projected Rank on Monday Weeks in the top 10 Rafael Nadal Spain #5 841 Alexander Zverev Germany #4 201 Novak...
  2. James P

    Poll: Who had it worse?

    All three of the Big 3 have had their crack at #21. Federer first in 2019 at Wimbledon. Infamous 40-15. Nadal had the next crack in 2021 at RG. Four set beatdown at a place he owns. Novak got his chance in 2021 at the USO. Straight setted in a match that would have also given him a Grand Slam.
  3. threehandedbackhand

    Exactly 10 years ago Federer was publicly struggling to accept Djokovic defeat. How do you see it now?

    Time flies. https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2011/sep/11/us-open-2011-federer-djokovic Video recording:
  4. Fedeonic

    Tennis TV commemorates Cincinnati 2009 tournament

    Tennis TV has clearly upped its game in publishing a lot of highlights and best-of videos. Today is the turn for the M1000 Cincinnati 2009 which in its time was called The Real Slam, due to the presence of the Big 4 in the semifinals of the tournament. To be honest, I only remembered the SF...
  5. Enceladus

    A question to Federer fans

    Which tennis player would you like to have as Roger's opponent in his last match of his career? Who do you think should send Roger into retirement? Should it be Djokovic or Nadal, one of the two greatest Fed rivals? Anyone from Next Gen or Thiem? Or anyone but Zverev? You have two votes in the...
  6. J

    Roger Federer: 40 Question Quiz

    40 questions about Roger Federer on his 40th birthday, ranging from easy to extremely difficult. Are you a true Federer fan? Let's see how you get on! https://jackedward.substack.com/p/issue31
  7. Fedeonic

    At least 6 titles in 2 Grand Slams

    With Djokovic's 6th win on Wimbledon 2021, he became only the second male player to with at least 6 titles in two different Grand Slams, sharing that record with Roger Federer. Below is the breakdown: -Djokovic's Aus Open titles (9): 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2019, 2020, 2021...
  8. James P

    Poll: Roger Federer's Remaining 2021 Schedule?

    What will Rogi's schedule be the rest of this season, knowing what you know now after Wimbledon?
  9. Enceladus

    2021 Wimbledon - Men's Singles - Tournament thread

    Defending champion: Novak Djokovic (5-time Wimbledon winner (2011, 2014-15, 2018-19)) Past Wimbledon champions, who will participating in the 2021 edition: Roger Federer (2003-07, 2009, 2012, 2017), Andy Murray (2013, 2016) Official website: http://www.wimbledon.com/ Link to draw...
  10. Vanilla Slice

    The second men’s winner from RG2021 …

    Djokovic won and it was in another monumental fashion. Man is or is nearly sure to be the goat of tennis. But Djokovic winning also meant another player highly benefited: Stan Wawrinka. The Djokovic goat narrative elevates Stan to an even higher status in his ability to take it to him on hard...
  11. James P

    Current Wimbledon Odds

    in mid March, because why not: Odds Ranking Name Average Odds (18 bookies) Implied Percentage #01 Novak Djokovic 1.361-1 42.35% #02 Rafael Nadal 6.156-1 13.97% #03 Daniil Medvedev 6.933-1 12.61% #04 Stefanos Tsitsipas 7.906-1 11.23% #05 Roger Federer 8.344-1 10.70% #06 Alexander...
  12. Zika

    Pain and Acceptance

    I give up. After years of lying and tricking myself, I can no longer hide my true identity: I like federer. I never wanted to admit it, I was so ashamed of this part of me I tried to hide it from the world, but it didn't work. I would log on to twitter, youtube, instagram, or any other social...
  13. Krish0608

    Analyzing tennis players' Forehands

    An interesting analysis of the best Forehands on tour and Novak's forehand as well :p For all other players: Discussion around contact point/precision/spin/wrist work For Djokovic's forehand: "He has got great movement!" :-D:-D:-D:-D All kidding aside, a nice analysis of the best forehands on...
  14. PDJ

    Sky Sports Article: Roger Federer and Serena Williams: Does Wimbledon cancellation have knock-on effect for legends?

    https://www.skysports.com/tennis/news/12110/11966246/roger-federer-and-serena-williams-does-wimbledon-cancellation-have-knock-on-effect-for-legends
  15. a10best

    Friendly Reminder & 20 Highlights of Magic by GOAT

    Isner's face tells it all on his first highlight. Even Djokovic was across the net as witness many times. What I took away from this was Federer was extremely fast pre-2010.
  16. Enceladus

    Congratulation from ATP for Thiem sparked Fed Fans anger on Twitter

    Read responses to this tweet :-D
  17. T

    2020 Australian Open SF: Novak Djokovic [2] vs Roger Federer [3]

    50th!!! meeting between these two legends of the sport. Enjoy another epic everyone!
  18. Yugram

    Federer: "It’s a golden time for tennis right now, no doubt."

    Another interesting part from Federer’s latest AP interview: “I honestly think it’s going to be quite exciting to see how much longer can they (Djokovic and Nadal) go. How much more can they win? They might have some more incredible years ahead of them. That’s my assumption,”Federer said. “It’s...
  19. Enceladus

    The Highest-Paid Athletes Of The 2010s Decade: Federer at 5th place

    Article: https://www.forbes.com/sites/kurtbadenhausen/2019/12/23/the-highest-paid-athletes-of-the-decade-mayweatherronaldo-lebron-score/ The ranking in other places was not published. Serena Williams is only woman in the TOP 40.
  20. Enceladus

    2019 WTF RR: (3.) Swiss Maestro vs. (5.) Thieminator

    ATP H2H: 4-2 for Thiem H2H at hard surface: 2-1 for Federer Thiem won both mutual matches this year. Will win over Federer also at WTF?
  21. D

    What it was like to face a 17-year-old Rafael Nadal

    “Playing Nadal is like playing against someone with two forehands.” Check out what it was like to play against a 17-year-old Nadal by reading this article...
  22. Enceladus

    2019 Swiss Indoors (Basel) - ATP 500 Thread

    Defending champion: Roger Federer (9-time Basel winner (2006-08, 2010-11, 2014-15, 2017-18)) Former champions, who are participating in this year's edition: Marin Cilic (2016) Official website: http://www.swissindoorsbasel.ch/ Wiki-link...
  23. eman11

    Federer Hits Ballkid, Does Not Apologize! (sounds like an Express headline... it's not)

    I typed in "Federer Shanghai" on YouTube to see his practice session(s) just because and noticed a 2012 Fed v Stan the Man highlights video. Decided to watch and in the second set tiebreak, Fed hits an ace town the T for a 6-3 lead and when he hits his ball to Wawrinka's side he accidentally...
  24. aman92

    Does Serena have a better career than Federer?

    Now before someone starts making it about men's vs women's tennis... I am only talking about achievements in their respective tours. Simply put, if we take all their career achievements currently, has Serena Williams had a better career in Women's tennis than Federer has had in Men's tennis?
  25. HetTheGreaterer

    Your personal favourite shot of Roger Federer?

    You have the options in the poll. Kindly Vote regardless of whatever player's fan you are. (Note :- only selective/special shots are included, common shots aren't) Discuss shot parameters and why do you like it, whether it has declined or improved over the time, damage it does to the opponents...
  26. David Le

    Wimbledon ‘08 Final vs Wimbledon ‘09 Final vs Wimbledon ‘19 Final

    Idk If there’s a thread for this already, but which Final was better in terms of drama and/or quality?
  27. merwy

    Novak Djokovic calls hunt for Grand Slam record and weeks at #1 the biggest reason that he's still playing

    I believe this is the first time a Big 3 player has said out loud in an interview that he's gunning for the grand slam records. He even says the weeks at #1 record is already "not so far away". Starts talking about it around 2:30 Do you think he will overtake Fedr? How much does the...
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