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No. 30 of the most influential people

02.10.2007 | Tennis

Roger has been voted No. 30 in a list of the 100 most influential people in the world of sports.

 

American magazine BusinessWeek, in partnership with ESPN The Magazine, has released its 'Power 100' list. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell tops the list, followed by Tiger Woods and NBA Commissioner David Stern. The list is dominated by league executives, media power brokers, team owners and sports manufacturing chiefs. Roger is one of just six athletes in the Top 30.

 

Golfing star Woods is the highest-ranked athlete at No.2, followed by Indianapolis Colts' quarterback Peyton Manning (13), soccer star David Beckham (17), Cleveland Cavaliers basketballer LeBron James, New York Yankees baseballer Alex Rodriguez (28) and Roger (30).

 

Roger has held the ATP No. 1 South African Airways ATP Ranking for a record 192 consecutive weeks and last month won his 12th Grand Slam title at the US Open to move to within two of Pete Sampras's record 14 majors. In November our star will attempt to win the Tennis Masters Cup title for the fourth time in five years.

 

 

 

 

 

 
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10/04/2007 | 04:41 PM
Congratulation Roger!
You're one of the important people in world's sport!
But, I think you should be at the higher ranked!
;)
10/04/2007 | 04:11 PM
Congrats, my King!!!
Love, Tímea from Hungary
10/04/2007 | 03:59 PM
Dear, Roger
Congratulations!!!
You deserve more than this 30. place, but you know you`re Number 1 for us!
Best wishes
We love you
10/04/2007 | 01:07 PM
dear roger

you're a successful person and that's not weird for you .
anyway; congratulations this is a new piont to rigester for you ...........



MeRcY ; r7ooooom
10/04/2007 | 12:48 PM
Dear Roger
Did you ever think!!!! oh so many years ago!!!
Well you have made an impact!
Congratulations
Can not wait to see your beautiful tennis on the courts again.
a forever fan
Deb
10/04/2007 | 12:38 PM
Hello fellow Roger fans! :)

If you liked the RF logo hats that Roger wore this year at Wimbledon and the USO, and can't seem to buy one - do check out the RF hats petition thread on the forum here at RF.com! We're petitioning Roger and his management t
10/04/2007 | 11:17 AM
Congrats Roger!!! In years to come, you'll definitely be climbing up the ranks...Top 10?? I know you are capable of achieving that :)
10/04/2007 | 09:44 AM
Congratulations Roger !!! You Deserve oll the nominatiomns. All the best .
glorita
10/04/2007 | 08:04 AM
Congratulations...! and look forward to make world record!!!
10/04/2007 | 07:57 AM
support support support forever