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Huge fan of Roger Federer - I'll pretty much try and watch all his matches from Grand Slam level right down to ATP 250. When I'm not watching or tweeting about tennis I play regularly myself and use this blog to share my thoughts on Fed and tennis in general.

Electric Federer Defeats Benneteau in Shanghai

Federer defeat Benneteau Shanghai

A high quality encounter here as Federer took down an in form Julien Benneteau 7-6(4) 6-0 to book his spot in the Shanghai Semi Finals. Without doubt Roger’s best match of the week and Benneteau threw the kitchen sink at him in the first set but Roger matched him all the way. The tie break was a bit of an …

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Federer Brushes Aside Bautista Agut in Shanghai

Federer defeats Agut Shanghai

A drama free day today as Federer comprehensively beat Roberto Bautista Agut 6-4 6-2 to book his spot in the Shanghai Quarter Finals. A much improved performance from his one against Mayer yesterday night; any rust appears to have worn off as the Swiss hit 33 winners and didn’t drop serve in the 1 hour 14 minute encounter. As I …

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Federer Saves 5 Match Points En Route To Shanghai Win vs Mayer

Federer Defeat Mayer Shanghai 2014

Hey guys, the GOAT’s underway in Shanghai and if you were expecting a routine drama free match then this one will certainly have caught you by surprise. I’m still not quite sure how Fed won it really but he did so 7-5, 3-6, 7-6(7) saving 5 match points in the process. Mayer clearly should have won this one in straights …

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Roger Federer’s Outfit for the Shanghai Rolex Masters 2014

Federer Shanghai Outfit 2014

I’m a little late posting this but here’s Roger’s outfit for the Shanghai Rolex Masters 1000 2014. I wasn’t sure what he would be taking to the court in and originally thought this one was for the World Tour Finals, but he’s been practising in the red trainers so I’m guessing he’ll be stepping onto the Qizhong Forest Sports City …

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Shanghai Draw 2014: Federer Returns to Action

Shanghai Masters 1000 Draw 2014

Hey all, it’s been a while since Fed was last in action but he returns next week at the Shanghai Rolex Masters for his first tournament back after the US Open loss to Cilic. Shanghai has been a reasonable tournament for the Swiss in sense that he always plays quite well but he’s never been able to play his best …

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Federer Defeats Fognini as Swiss Make Davis Cup Final

Swizterland defeat Italy Davis Cup

Hey all, thought I’d do a quick write up on the Switzerland vs Italy Davis Cup tie which took place at the Palexpo arena in Geneva this weekend. I haven’t had much time to watch it but I did catch some of Federer vs. Bolleli and the last 2 sets of the doubles yesterday. Unfortunately I missed Federer’s decisive win …

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Federer Fan Story: Dippy at the US Open

Dippy at the US Open 2014

Trying to catch Roger Federer match at GS tournament is similar to striking lottery – one has zero control on draw and scheduling. All you can do is pray for your good fortune and weather. Decidedly I bought tickets for both day and night session leaving to fate that I might be able to watch Roger on Sunday, August 31st. …

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Cilic Overpowers Federer to Make US Open Final

Cilic Crushes Federer US Open 2014

There’s going to be a new Grand Slam Champion on Monday at the US Open as Marin Cilic crushed Roger in straight sets to book his spot in his first ever Grand Slam Final where he’ll play Kei Nishikori who upset Djokovic in 4 sets. This one was a hugely one sided semi with Cilic playing lights out from start …

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Federer Fights Back to Defeat Monfils at US Open

Federer Defeats Monfils US Open

Boom! Another match adding to the Federer legacy here as he fought back from 2 sets to love down for the ninth time in his career defeating Gael Monfils 4-6, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 in the US Open Quarter Finals. What’s even more impressive is that he saved 2 match points in the fourth set, which marks the first time …

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Federer Makes Swift Progress into US Open Quarter Final

Federer Dispatched Bautista Agut US Open

Hi guys, another match under the lights in New York for the GOAT and yet another impressive display as he dispatched Roberto Bautista-Agut 6-4, 6-3 6-2 to book his spot in the Quarter Finals where he’ll face enigmatic Frenchman Gael Monfils. It was the first time these two had met on tour so it wasn’t obvious what to expect but …

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