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Roger yet to drop a set

29.05.2011 | Tennis, Starseite 1

Roger booked his spot in the quarter finals of the French Open today after defeating fellow Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka 6-3, 6-2, 7-5.

"I am super-happy because I knew after he (Wawrinka) beat (Jo-Wilfried) Tsonga, when he really dominated in the last two sets, what the danger was," Roger said.

Roger easily took the first two sets against his Olympic gold doubles-partner of Beijing. Wawrinka opened the third set well as Roger suddenly found himself trailing 0-3. But our champ came back right away and finally wrapped up the match with an ace on his second match-ball. He produced 32 winners while Wawrinka had 19. It is Roger's ninth defeat of Wawrinka in ten meetings and another milestone - he broke the record for most consecutive Grand Slam quarterfinals he had previously held with Jimmy Connors (now 28).

Roger will now either face Spain's David Ferrer (ATP 7) or France's Gaël Monfils (ATP 9) for a place in the semi-finals.

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05/31/2011 | 08:16 PM
Roger ..... here is one thing you'll do and we believe you WILL ;)
Beating novak in semi and nadal in finals .... what a scenario you are able to make it real !
You're the star, just gear up, dun give them too much backhands and you'll deny both !
05/31/2011 | 08:10 PM
THANKS ROGGIE!!!!! CONGRATULATIONS CHAMP!!!!! The next will be YOUR MATCH!!!!! All the best against Djokovic!!! so many times you won him, this will be another one. Just be sure of yourself....I know you are!!!!
Greetings for your family, your team, all your fans...and BEST of luck for you!!! We´ll be with you as always!!!!
05/31/2011 | 08:05 PM
no set to be dropped till AO 2012
05/31/2011 | 08:02 PM
Congratulation Roger
Go on
Don't hesitate to be very aggressive against Nole
Love you

05/31/2011 | 08:00 PM
WHAT A STAR - A REAL CLASS ACT! All the best against Novak.
05/31/2011 | 08:00 PM
Hey, I am not talking of the the home match with buddy Stan, I am talking about the quarter final with the home favourite at Paris and that is history. The Django 'joker has to contend with the new boy on the block with nimble feet, killer serves and impossible unforced errors and incredible illegal shots of tennis-Rogerer Federer, the greatest of our times.
05/31/2011 | 07:58 PM
that's what i'm talking about. This run has been sweet and i'm loving every bit of it. I believe the cup is yours for the taking when Djokovic tastes his first defeat of the year. I know you can do it men...counting on you.

05/31/2011 | 07:55 PM
Roger holics... relax... dnt go my the count of UEs completely... i know it is upseting but considering the conditions the wind played a big part in it.. i am happy with rogers game now now Roger come on lets kick some serbian ass in semis and of course some swedish ass in final because i am very sure Soderling will beat rafa tomorrow...
05/31/2011 | 07:52 PM
There goes my Hero! Beats Monfils 6-4,6-3, 7-6. Go for it boy, show them what Roger Federer means. Thanks to the Team Federer- Mirka, Annacone, Luthy, The Twins and Dad and Mom and the seven million admirers ( Idon't call them fans-because they are fanatics). Gret work buddy.
05/31/2011 | 07:52 PM
Congrats, Roger! Now it's time to keep training hard and WIN DJOKOVIC! Go CHAMP!
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