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Roger Federer’s Best Matches at the US Open

Federer's Best US Open Match

On my last blog post I got a comment regarding the fact that American sports broadcasting companies don’t really talk about Federer’s achievements at Flushing Meadows. I find that quite strange considering he’s played so many great matches on Arthur Ashe, has the best ever W/L record in New York of all time and has generally entertained millions of people ... Read More »

Federer Defeats Berlocq 6-3 6-2 6-1 at US Open

Federer defeats Berlocq US Open

Just a brief post from me as Roger made serene progress into the third round defeating Carlos Berlocq 6-3 6-2 6-1 in just over 1 hour and 30 minutes. It was a very routine match and just like the one against Grega Žemlja on Tuesday he was never in any trouble. For both the fans and Federer himself I think ... Read More »

Federer Makes Winning Start at US Open

Federer defeats Zemlja US Open 2013

After having his match cancelled on Monday evening due to inclement weather Roger finally got on court yesterday afternoon and made a winning start defeating Grega Zemlja 6-3 6-2 7-5 to setup a second round tie against Argentinian Carlos Berlocq. It was the first time we’ve seen Fed since his Quarter Final loss to Nadal in Cincinnati but as expected ... Read More »

Introducing Live Chat for the US Open

Live Chat for the US Open

Live chat is finally here! After asking for feedback in my help improve peRFect Tennis post one of the most requested features was a live chat facility where fans can get together and chat about Roger’s matches in real time. I’ve found a solution and will be trialing it throughout the US Open and it’s available here – peRFect Tennis ... Read More »

US Open Draw 2013; Federer and Nadal in same Quarter

US Open Draw 2013

The US Open draw is out and the big news most predictable news is that Roger could potentially meet Rafael Nadal in the Quarter Finals which would be their first ever meeting at Flushing Meadows. The biggest shock is seeing the Number #7 seeding next to Roger’s name as he hasn’t been outside the top 4 at a slam for ... Read More »

Roger Federer’s Outfit for the US Open 2013

Roger Federer US Open Outfit 2013

Hey guys, here’s Roger Federer’s outfit for the US Open 2013, as usual he has both a day session outfit and a night session one. I’m happy to report Nike have used a polo for both which is good news. Design / colour wise I’m not a massive fan but I think they are okay, certainly not as good as ... Read More »

Stakhovsky Defeats Federer at Wimbledon

Stakhovsky defeats Federer Wimbledon 2013

Hey everyone, I’m back from Wimbledon and now have chance to cover Roger’s second round defeat to Stakhovsky in more detail. First of all thanks to everyone who commented on the match thread post I put up for while I was away. The post has over 300 comments and there are some really interesting perspectives from you guys. I particularly ... Read More »

Federer vs. Stakhovsky Match Thread

Federer Forehand Wimbledon 2013

Hey guys, I’ve created this post just for the discussion around Roger’s upcoming match against Sergiy Stakhovsky. I’m travelling down to Wimbledon Wednesday evening to watch on Friday so unfortunately I won’t be able to post again until Saturday where I will recap that match and hopefully Fridays ;). Rather than clutter up the Hanescu post with unrelated comments I ... Read More »

Federer Crushes Hanescu; Nadal Crashes Out in Straights

Federer defeats Hanescu Wimbledon 2013

Well where to begin? The peRFect day for Fed fans as Roger cruised through his opening match against Hanescu in 69 minutes and Nadal crashed out in straights to Belgian Steve Darcis. I’ll of course start with the GOAT who made a great start to his title defense and picked up where he left off in Halle looking completely at ... Read More »

Wimbledon Draw 2013: Tough Run In For Federer

Wimbledon Draw 2013

Hey everyone, as I’m sure you all already know the draw for Wimbledon is out and with Nadal been seeded 5th it’s made it very tricky for both Federer and Murray who both landed in the Spaniards half. After getting a good draw at the French Roger has drawn the short straw here and will have to face Nadal in ... Read More »