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Masters title number 6!

27.11.2011 | Tennis, Starseite 3

Roger secured a sixth title at the ATP World Tour Finals thanks to a 6-3, 6-7(6), 6-3 victory in a spectacular match against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga !


"I couldn't be more happy, I couldn't be more exhausted," Roger said. "I can't be happier with the way the season has finished."

Roger had to overcome a threat from Tsonga in the middle of the match as his opponent broke our champ as he served for the match at a set and 5-4 up. And also later, as Roger was about to wrap up the tie-break, the Frenchman saved a match point before leveling at one set all.

But as in the first set, Roger broke Tsonga again in the eighth game of the decider and made no mistake when he served for the championship for the second time.

With Roger's triumph in his 100th final today he is now also the alone record holder for titles at the ATP World Tour Finals, leaving Ivan Lendl and Pete Sampras behing him. The title today is his 70th career title!

Roger is now off to a well deserved holiday before taking up his training in Dubai.

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11/29/2011 | 07:32 AM
Congratulations, Roger! You are the best.
11/29/2011 | 05:35 AM
Well done one more time Champion ,Congratulations all the best for next year
11/29/2011 | 02:51 AM
We couldn't be happier either!!!!!! Love you, Rog, thank you for such a wonderful Christmas Gift! Bring on 2012 and the Olympic Gold!
11/29/2011 | 02:44 AM
Roger, you're the best. London is waiting for the gold medal in the Olympics.
We are very happy for you.
11/29/2011 | 02:41 AM

Miguel Arismendi y Ruth Abril
11/29/2011 | 02:40 AM
Desde Colombia, dos de tus fans, leales, adoramos tu tecnica y tu deportivismo te saludamos y te felicitamos por este nuevo triunfo en el torneo de maestros. Eres un ejemplo de ser humano, por tu deporte, por tu sencillez, por tu carisma.
Gracias a la inspiración que nos diste, decidimos, aunque un poco tarde (tenemos 57 y 48 años respectivamente) tomar clases de tenis. Estamos muy felices practicando este deporte, con nuestra hija menor y con una nietecita a la cual ayudamos económicamente.
11/29/2011 | 02:39 AM

We hope in Colombia next year and hope to see you around ...

Miguel Arismendi and Ruth Abril
11/29/2011 | 02:36 AM
Our English is not the best.
From Colombia, two of your fans, loyal, we love your technique and sportsmanship we salute you and congratulate you for this new victory in the Masters Tournament. You are an example of being human, for your sport, your simplicity, your charisma. Thanks to the inspiration you gave us, we decided, although a little late (we have 57 and 48 years respectively) take tennis lessons. We are very happy practicing this sport with our youngest daughter and a granddaughter.
11/29/2011 | 01:51 AM
You are the Greatest... thanks for such a delightful treat.... all the best for 2012
11/29/2011 | 01:50 AM
Roger, wonderful always you are the better, and the number one forever.
Best Regards!