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Federer struggles in defeat

In a rematch of the epic semifinals a year ago at Roland Garros, Federer was mistake-prone, a flat out dud against Novak Djokovic Friday afternoon. The Swiss maestro has struggled to find form or any rhythm in ... Read More

Federer fights back against Del Potro

Tuesday afternoon on Court Suzanne Lenglen saw the tall and hard hitting Argentine pounce on the Swiss maestro early and with relentless play. Juan Martin Del Potro brought his physical prowness and comfort on ... Read More

Federer into Roland Garros quarterfinals

Weather conditions cooled off considerably Sunday in Paris, leading to surprising matches. Earlier, top seeded Victoria Azarenka was upset, and on the mens side, top seeded Novak Djokovic overcame Andreas Seppi... Read More
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Federer moves past Mahut

Shortly after news broke earlier today regarding Roger Federer and agent Tony Godsick leaving IMG, the Swiss maestro took on Frenchman Nicholas Mahut in the third round at Roland Garros. Within half an hour... Read More

Federer, Godsick, leave IMG

News broke shortly before Roger Federer took on Nicholas Mahut in the third round of Roland Garros Friday afternoon in Paris. Federer and agent Tony Godsick are leaving management company IMG. In fact, contract... Read More
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Federer’s record 234th grand slam win

Roger Federer created another milestone record for himself Wednesday afternoon in Paris, this time of grand slam victories. The Swiss maestro defeated Adrian Ungur 6-3 6-2 6-7 (8) 6-3 in 2 hours 27 minutes to s... Read More

Federer advances at Roland Garros

In typical fashion, Roger Federer recorded a routine straight sets win his first round match vs Tobias Kamke to advance to the second round at Roland Garros. The Swiss never looked in trouble although he strugg... Read More

Federer: “Right where I want to be”

On the eve of the fortnight of Roland Garros, Roger Federer is healthy and ready to go. He will play Tobias Kamke on Monday, and hopes to translate his great form into his 17th grand slam on the red clay in Par... Read More

Roland Garros 2012: Draw and schedule

The draw ceremony for Roland Garros was held on earlier on Friday, May 25. The season's second grand slam will take place on the red clay in Paris, beginning May 27. In similar manner to 2011's tournament, Roge... Read More

Federer slams ITF on Olympic changes

Roger Federer has spoken out against the International Tennis Federation's (ITF) decision to ramp up the Olympic qualifying criteria. Under the current rules, a player must be available to play a Davis Cup or F... Read More

Federer practices at Roland Garros

Earlier today, Roger Federer posted an update from his Facebook page. The Swiss maestro is in Paris, ready and excited for Roland Garros, the season's second grand slam on red clay. Taking to Philippe Chatrier ... Read More

Federer questionable for Rome masters

The Swiss maestro, who won a record tying 20th masters 1000 title at the Madrid masters Sunday, told reporters that he is unsure on competing at the Rome masters this week. UPDATE: confirmed by source in the... Read More

Halle names street after Federer

Roger Federer has won 16 grand slam titles, 19 ATP World Tour Masters 1000 titles, an Olympic gold medal in doubles, and now, he has his own street in Halle, Germany. The news came yesterday, as officials paid ... Read More

Federer recharged for blue clay

Roger Federer returns to the ATP World Tour this week for the Madrid masters (see the draw here). After taking over a month off, the Swiss maestro says he is recharged and ready for the blue clay in Madrid. ... Read More

Stauffer interviews Federer

Rene Stauffer, author of the Federer biography, Quest for Perfection, interviewed the Swiss maestro earlier today. The original interview is here, in German. Below is the English translation, thru Google transl... Read More

Short Interview: Steve Ullrich

Steve Ullrich is a man who needs little introduction. He is long standing chair umpire in professional tennis, and recently took time to answer a few questions for FedererFan07. How long have you umpired? Wh... Read More

Federer will play in Brazil

Roger Federer, in Miami for the Sony Ericsson Open, announced that he will be playing two exhibition matches in Brazil this December. The confirmation came today in a press conference from the Swiss maestro, wh... Read More

Federer chases Masters 1000 record

After defeating Rafael Nadal in the semifinals of the 2012 BNP Paribas Open on Saturday, Federer is into yet another final. He faces John Isner in the finals of Indian Wells, going for his 73rd career title, in... Read More

Ideal balance for Federer

For the first time in a few years, Roger Federer enters the season's first masters 1000 event with back to back titles, and more importantly, with reignited confidence. The Swiss maestro is back at his beloved ... Read More

Federer calls out Nadal

Yesterday in a press conference, Roger Federer drew attention on the matter of time violations. The Swiss maestro said the time between points is being violated and that officials do not properly enforce it eno... Read More

Roger Federer Indian Wells 2012 Nike Outfit

Roger Federer is in the southern California desert, ready for the year's first masters 1000 event. Indian Wells. The Swiss maestro will be sporting new apparel and footwear when he steps on court for his first ... Read More

Federer on Conference Call

Yesterday some excerpts from Roger Federer's conference call were highlighted regarding New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin. Here is the full transcript from the conference call. Questions: Your thoughts on com... Read More

Federer hopes to meet Jeremy Lin

Jeremy Lin has created headlines and is the new phenom of the NBA. The New York Knicks' point guard has captivated millions of fans worldwide, and Roger Federer has taken notice. Lin has gained instant populari... Read More

Video: Federer says he’ll play 3-6 years

Roger Federer told the press in Rotterdam that he has no intentions of leaving the sport soon. It has always been a notion of thought that the Swiss maestro would near the end of his illustrious career after th... Read More