Roger Federer

Roger Federer set for clay court return with Madrid Open

The Madrid Open is slated to take place from May 3 to May 12. 

Feb 21, 2019, 16:48 PM IST

Roger Federer rules himself out of Monte Carlo Masters

Federer is most likely to make a return on clay-court with either Madrid Open (May 3) or Italian Open (May 6).

Feb 12, 2019, 12:41 PM IST

'Motivated' Roger Federer sets sights on 9th Wimbledon title

Australian Open defending champion Federer was stunned by 20-year-old Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas 7-6, 6-7, 5-7, 6-7  in the fourth round of the men's singles event on Rod Laver Arena.

Feb 10, 2019, 20:08 PM IST

Virat Kohli recalls his fanboy moment with Roger Federer in Australia

Kohli, who has scored 20 centuries over the past 18 months in all forms of the game, asserted that he prefers to focus on the team`s success rather than personal milestones.
 

Jan 27, 2019, 11:14 AM IST

Anushka and I like doing simple things, says Indian skipper Virat Kohli

The insane fan following that both Kohli and his wife, a leading actress in Hindi films enjoy in India, it becomes difficult to enjoy their own little time away from public glare.

Jan 26, 2019, 20:32 PM IST

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal storms into Melbourne final with Tsitsipas blitz

After roaring to a 5-0 lead in the final set, Nadal closed out the match with a huge serve in one hour and 46 minutes leaving Tsitsipas to beat a quick exit from the stadium.

Jan 24, 2019, 17:04 PM IST

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal sets up semi-final clash against Stefanos Tsitsipas

For a place in the final, Nadal will meet 20-year-old Greek sensation Tsitsipas.

Jan 22, 2019, 17:54 PM IST

Stefanos Tsitsipas aims higher after Australian Open semi-final success

Stefanos Tsitsipas became Greece's first player to reach the last four at a major with a 7-5, 4-6, 6-4, 7-6(2) triumph over Roberto Bautista Agut on Tuesday.

Jan 22, 2019, 15:50 PM IST

Australian Open: After Roger Federer, Stefanos Tsitsipas stuns Roberto Bautista Agut to reach semis

Having already floored Roger Federer to send shockwaves throughout the tournament, Tsitsipas can create further tennis history for Greece when he plays for a spot in the final against either Rafael Nadal or Frances Tiafoe.

Jan 22, 2019, 10:57 AM IST

Australian Open: Angry Alexander Zverev bows out to clinical Canadian Milos Raonic

Zverev has emerged as one of the brightest stars in men's tennis after victories over Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic en route to an ATP Finals triumph in November, but the 21-year-old German remains unable to find his best form at Grand Slams.

Jan 21, 2019, 14:05 PM IST

I drew inspiration from Stefanos Tsitsipas's shock win over Roger Federer: Naomi Osaka

The Japanese fourth seed had to come back from a set down for a second successive match at Melbourne Park, having survived a big scare against Taiwan's wily Hsieh Su-Wei on Saturday.

Jan 21, 2019, 13:17 PM IST

Roger Federer knocked out of Australian Open by Stefanos Tsitsipas

After losing the first set, Tsitsipas rebounded strongly to clinch a 6-7, 7-6, 7-5, 7-6 win over Federer and book his place in the quarterfinals of the tournament.
 

Jan 20, 2019, 17:46 PM IST

Roger Federer blocked by Australian Open security at Melbourne Park

Federer will continue his bid for a record seventh Australian Open title when he locks horns with Greece`s Stefanos Tsitsipas in the fourth round of the tournament on Sunday.

Jan 19, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Post India's historic ODI win, Virat Kohli enjoys a day off with Anushka Sharma

India ended their tour to Australia on a high note as they recorded a seven-wicket win over the Aaron Finch-led side in the final ODI to seal the three-match series 2-1 at the MCG on Friday. 

Jan 19, 2019, 14:48 PM IST

Roger Federer survives Taylor Fritz's scare to reach Australian Open last-16

Fritz, 21, was meant to offer Federer a meaningful test with his prodigious serve and powerful ground-strokes but was instead sent packing after less than 90 minutes.

Jan 18, 2019, 12:12 PM IST

Novak, Rafa and I are still Grand Slam favourites: Roger Federer

Before the tournament, top seed Djokovic declared the three should be favourites to win the Slams, and Federer agreed when asked after his Evans match.

Jan 16, 2019, 17:52 PM IST

Australian Open 2019: Roger Federer reaches 3rd round for 20th straight year

Federer, who is targetting a third consecutive title and a record seventh title, recorded an easy win against Denis Istomin in the first round, before being given a tough fight by his 28-year-old opponent.

Jan 16, 2019, 13:07 PM IST

Australian Open: Dan Evans shoulders slim British hopes against Roger Federer

It was Evans` first win in the main draw of a Grand Slam in nearly two years, setting up a second round clash with Federer.

Jan 15, 2019, 17:44 PM IST

Australian Open: Roger Federer serves up dominant first-round win against Denis Istomin

Defending champion Roger Federer served straight through Denis Istomin to win their first-round encounter at the Australian Open on Monday, securing a 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 victory.

Jan 14, 2019, 19:35 PM IST

Roger Federer ponders over his 'miraculous' career after Andy Murray's early retirement prospect

Murray`s announcement that Melbourne Park could be his last tournament as a professional has made 37-year-old Federer`s career seem all the more miraculous.

Jan 13, 2019, 11:53 AM IST