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Federer Avenges Robredo Loss with Straight Set Win at Wimbledon

Federer Avenge Robredo Loss

A solid match for the GOAT here as he defeated Tommy Robredo in straight sets to avenge his loss to the Spaniard at last years US Open. It was another fantastic serving display and Roger has yet to drop serve in all 4 matches, making him the first person ever to reach a Wimbledon Quarter Final without being broken. Obviously ...

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Federer Cruises Into Second Week at SW19

Federer Giraldo Wimbledon 2014

Another first class serving display from the Swiss as he dispatched Santiago Giraldo 6-3 6-1 6-3 to make serene progress into the second week at the All England Club. Federer has yet to be broken this week and once again he used his serve and forehand to dictate proceedings from the word go, getting up a break early in the ...

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Roger Serverer Takes Out Muller in Wimbledon 2nd Round

Federer Muller Wimbledon Day 4 2014

Hugely impressing serving display from Federer here as he out aced Gilles Muller 6-3 7-5 6-3 to make swift progress into the Third Round. Going into this one it was the Muller serve that was expected to force the issue but Roger hit precision serves from the word go, only dropping 9 points on it throughout the whole match, firing ...

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Federer Defeats Lorenzi at SW19

Federer defeat Lorenzi Wimbledon 2014

Routine match for Federer here as he condemned Paulo Lorenzi to his 13th consecutive 1st Round defeat at Grand Slams with a 6-1 6-1 6-3 victory in 1 hour 33 minutes. This was always going to be a gimme first round for the Swiss and aside from a Federer walkabout in the third set the Italian World Number 83 offered ...

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Wimbledon Draw 2014 – Federer and Nadal in Same Half

Wimbledon Draw 2014

The most important Slam of the year is almost upon us and the draw came out at 10am this morning. Federer, bidding for his 8th Wimbledon title finds himself in Nadal’s half of the draw which of course means Murray and Djokovic are in the other. In terms of the draw seucring the 4th seed sport was extemely important for ...

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RF Fan Story: Alex at the French Open

Federer Fan Story French Open 2014

Hey all, following on from Wanda’s Monte Carlo post and Simon / Rita’s Davis Cup experience this new Roger Federer Fan Story post is from multiple first comment Grand Slam Champion and live chatter, Alex, who got to see Roger for the first time at this years French Open in the second round. It’s another great fan story from the ...

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Flat Federer Foiled by Gulbis at Roland Garros

Gulbis Beats Federer French Open 2014

A choke of epic proportions here as Federer dumped himself out the French Open with a 6-7(5), 7-6(3), 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 loss at the hands of future world number one and all time great Ernests Gulbis. Not a hugely disappointing loss but the manner of the defeat sucks. From being a set and 5-3 40-15 up Roger completely lost his ...

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Federer Passes Tursunov Test in Paris

Federer Tursunov Roland Garros 2014

A tough test for Federer here as he overcame Dmitry Tursunov 7-5 6-7(7) 6-2 6-4 to book his spot in the fourth round for the 12th time in his career. It was far from plain sailing and up until the start of the third set looked like it could have gone either way. After Tursunov started struggling with a groin ...

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Federer Into Round 3 at Roland Garros

Federer Second Round Roland Garros 2014

Hey all, another straight sets affair for Roger as he defeated Argentinian Qualifier Diego Sebastian Schwartzman 6-3 6-4 6-4 to move into the third round. A comfortable scoreline but certainly not a one sided affair and I don’t think Federer bossed this one by any means. If anything his defensive ability was the difference as the Argentine played extremely aggressive ...

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