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Fan Story: Sleepless For Seattle aka Match for Africa 4

Sue Seattle

This is a fan story from Sue. Enjoy! How lucky am I to see Roger Federer play again this year. Seattle is a three hour trip from where I live. We left early to enjoy the day in Seattle and not feel rushed. The border can be a long wait at times as well. Got to Seattle in good time …

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Just Some Roger Things…


It's been more than two months and every time I remember the moment that ball on match point was called in, my heart speeds up and indescribable happiness fills me again. Like everybody else including Roger himself, the last thing I could have imagined was a fifth Australian Open title. As for the opponents, I didn’t even dare envision a …

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Sue’s Indian Wells 2017 Fan Story


Hey Guys, Here is my 2017 report from Indian Wells. I say it every year but the tennis garden is truly a beautiful place. We left snow, rain and damp cold behind to enjoy brilliant sunshine, blue skies and heat. Can I complain about the heat? It was hot! But at night, shorts and a t-shirt was all that was …

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Our Hearts Might Be Broken… But I Know We Will Survive…

Alex Poem Wimbledon 2016

Every Federer match is a real emotional roller coaster for me. Whether I am alone or with family or friends, at home or at work, I shout, I fist pump, I cry and I laugh without restraint. I am totally and completely into it that when he wins I am euphoric and when he loses… well, I become a real …

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Fan Story: Wimbledon 2016 — Expensive But Worth Every Penny

My first visit to Wimbledon was in 2008, back then I lack $$ but had stamina to queue for more than 4 hours to get into the AELTC. It was a nice experience talking to strangers in queue and discussing about their favourite players. I was in awe of the entire atmosphere, beautiful green grass and big crowd at almost …

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A Surprise Fan Story – Monte-Carlo Heavenly Tale

Federer Wanda Fan Story Monte Carlo 2016

It always hurts when Roger loses. Disappointed, annoyed, frustrated, sad, anticlimax, however you feel, we suffer, don’t we? But I had a great day at Monte-Carlo Country Club on Friday. Surprise! I managed to take a day-off and jumped on a train in the morning. I got a second category seat in the Court Rainier for €90 (no other choice) …

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Monte-Carlo! A Fan’s View

Most tennis fans will have a bucket list of tournaments they would like to visit and Monte Carlo has always been on mine. Not too far, wonderful location but how to make it happen…..? Lucky lucky me then to receive an invitation through friends to finally attend this year's Masters, made more special by the fact that Rog would finally …

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Fan Story: Indian Wells Without RF

Federer in 2015

Hey guys, this is a fan story from Fran about Indian Wells 2016. Just like last years fan story it has some awesome photos. Enjoy! I had high hopes for this year’s Indian Wells. I bought my tickets back in September and I had hoped this would be the year my son, Thomas, would get Federer’s autograph and I would …

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Fan Report: Federer-less Indian Wells

Fan Report IW 2016

This is a quick fan report from Sue who attended Indian Wells After my initial disappointment that there would be no Roger, I decided to focus on the new talent. Unfortunately, I dropped my camera on the cement stadium floor and damaged the lens. So, no photos. The weather can be quite extreme. From 90 F days to freezing cold …

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Another FedDay at the Monte-Carlo Country Club

Hi my fellow PeRFect Tennis readers, Did anyone spot me on TV/stream looking particularly gorgeous for our Fed? Or 90 year-old Sophie? Yes, I was there to witness his disappointing loss to Monfils unfortunately. I know Monte-Carlo Masters is not everyone’s liking especially for Fedfans. Monaco has never been on my bucket list as a place to visit, either. I’d …

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