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Federer Defeats Yen Hsun Lu To Kick Off Australian Open Campaign

Federer Defeat Lu AO 2015

We’re underway in Melbourne and Roger kicked off his Australian Open campaign with a comfortable straight sets victory over Yen Hsun Lu to move into Wednesday’s second round. Taking centre stage in Evening session on Rod Laver Arena the Swiss defeated his experienced opponent 6-4 6-2 7-5 in 1 hour and 53 minutes. The win was Roger’s 1001st at this …

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Australian Open Draw 2015: Federer Receives Tough Path to Latter Stages

Australian Open Draw 2015

Hey all, the Australian Open draw is here and Roger’s got a reasonably tough route to the latter stages, on paper at least. I stayed up for the draw and after 40 minutes of fluff mixed with awkward interviews with Stan and Li Na the Men’s draw got underway at about 11.50pm UK time last night. Roger’s landed himself in …

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Roger Federer’s Outfit for the Australian Open 2015

Federer Australian Open Outfit 2015

Hey all, a bit later than usual but here’s Roger Federer outfit for the 2015 Australian Open. As you can see very different to what we’re accustomed to as it’s a non polo in a very bright electric lime colour. I’m not really a fan of the crew neck shirt at first glance as it’s just a bit garish. Nike …

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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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Federer Hits Back to Beat Granollers at US Open

Federer defeats Granollers US Open 2014

Normal service here as Federer booked his spot in the fourth round with a 4-6, 6-1, 6-1, 6-1 win over Marcel Granollers in a rain affected match on Arthur Ashe. A very strange first set from the Swiss but things changed instantly upon resumption and after dropping the first set he hit back, making his 14th straight 4th round appearance …

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Federer Downs Groth in New York to Move into Last 32

Federer Defeats Groth US Open 2014

Another straight sets win for Federer here as he defeated big serving Sam Groth 6-4 6-4 6-4 in one hour and 48 minutes. Not the greatest match from the Swiss but he was comfortably the better player out there, winning 84% of points behind his first serve, out acing his opponent and converting 5 of his 11 break point chances. …

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Federer Makes Winning Start at US Open

Federer Matosevic US Open 2014

Hey all, very solid match for the GOAT here as he opened his US Open campaign with a 6-3 6-4 7-6 (7/4) win over loud mouth Aussie Marinko Matosevic. Not quite the return of Darth Federer we were expecting as Fed took to the court in some white Michael Jordan inspired tennis shoes as part of a Nike PR drive …

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Djokovic Denies Federer in Standout Wimbledon Final

Federer Wimbledon Final 2014

Hey all, well what a final that was huh? Could have been over in 4 but Roger fought till the very end, took it to 5 sets and was extremely close to coming out on the good side of things. Obviously a disappointing result but I don’t feel too down about it, just one of those matches that was good …

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