World No 1 Novak Djokovic and legendary Roger Federer delighted fans on their India debut as home team Indian Aces scored their second straight win of the IPTL at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium, in New Delhi on Sunday.
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Tennis star Roger Federer asked for it - and his 2.2m Twitter fans responded, taking him on a virtual tour of India ahead of his surprise game time there next month.
The IPTL, brainchild of Mahesh Bhupathi, today announced that Swiss great Roger Federer will replace Rafael Nadal in the Indian team for the new tennis league as the Spaniard has pulled out due to injury.
Roger Federer saved two match points while coming all the way back from a two-set deficit to beat Gael Monfils 4-6, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 Thursday night and reach the U.S. Open semifinals for the first time since 2011.
Roger Federer launched his bid for an 18th grand slam title with a workmanlike 6-3 6-4 7-6 (4) win over Marinko Matosevic to ease into the second round of the U.S. Open on Tuesday, with NBA great Michael Jordan leading the cheering.
Top-seeded Novak Djokovic was handed a danger filled path to the final of the U.S. Open and a possible showdown with number two Roger Federer after Thursday's draw for the season's final grand slam.
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga won the Rogers Cup on Sunday, beating second-seeded Roger Federer 7-5, 7-6 (3) for his fourth straight victory over a higher-seeded opponent.
Novak Djokovic claimed a second Wimbledon title registering one of his best victories in his career, as ehe deafeated seven-times winner Roger Federer 6-7(7) 6-4 7-6(4) 5-7 6-4 in a gripping encounter on Sunday.
Djokovic - the 2013 runner-up - got his shot at the title by beating Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov in a tight four-set affair 6-4, 3-6, 7-6, 7-6. The big serving Serbian, who is coached by German legend Boris Becker, will be hoping to win his second Wimbeldon championship, after coming out on top in 2011.
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