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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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11/28/2011 | 09:13 PM
My dearest Roger, I'm so happy to see you winning again. With this victory, I hope you've killed all your inner demons and you understood that no one, absolutely no one can stand in your way when you have the right mentality.

Set your eyes on the majors next year and improve your galactic record. And remember, the whole world is behind you, you are so loved and appreciated by every single tennis and sports fan in the world!

God bless you, my dear!
11/28/2011 | 09:08 PM
We voted for you again Roger as fan favourite.
You are the best tennis player I've ever seen. Even the commentators said your shots are a thing of beauty. You have given us so much to enjoy and get inspired about and excited about. Thank you so much for a wonderful end of season tournaments. Get well rested for next year's wins, inlcuding Slams. Have a merry christmas with your family. You deserve a good rest.
11/28/2011 | 08:58 PM
Champ of the Champions :)
Nice year strategy and well planned Roger!
All the best,
Palestine with love,
11/28/2011 | 08:26 PM
Congrats champ!!! You're the one!!! Great match... great tennis... the best of the best!!! Enjoy your vacations and I see you next year!!!
11/28/2011 | 08:22 PM
Also, u LEARNED from that BIG LOSS to TSONGA early in 2011 when u were LEADING, but UNABLE TO HOLD HIM OFF...

This is indeed 1 big lesson for 2011 & U LEARNT IT WELL THIS TIME...


We can't wait to watch-n-treasure your TRIUMPHANT ROAR, like GrRrRr~!!!!!
11/28/2011 | 08:14 PM
Excellent season-ending performance, Roger!!!
I do really congratulate you not only for your 6th Masters Cup, your 70th career title, but also for the titles in Paris and Basel.
I have no words to express my emotion yesterday, when you finished the final match agaisnt Tsonga. You made me feel very happy, champion, because you showed everyone in the world that you are not done yet and you´ll go for more.
Now, take a long rest and enjoy your holidays with friends and family.
11/28/2011 | 08:08 PM
The king for life! Congratulations!!
11/28/2011 | 07:54 PM
Bravoooo Rogerrr.!♥♥♥.You are the best.For me you'll always be number 1 in the world.♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥ .!!!! I ♥ you Roger.! Klaudia.♥!
11/28/2011 | 07:50 PM
One day I'll be able to tell I've lived in the era of the best tennis player of all time.

Thanks Roger for the emotions you give us and congratulations!!!
11/28/2011 | 07:43 PM
Other than your brilliant tennis, your mental toughness stands out the most in this tournament. You are really inspiring. What can I say. You are doing all the right things that a person can do.