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Roger 1-14 By The Numbers

08.06.2009 | Tennis

1 - Roland Garros title (2009) and Rafael Nadal (only player he's lost to in a Grand Slam final)

 

2 - Ranking at time of Roland Garros title (also '08 US Open and '04 Australian Open)

 

3 - Australian Open titles won (2004, '06-07)

 

4 - Times reached final (minimum) in each of the Grand Slam tournaments (only man to accomplish that feat)

 

5 - Wimbledon (2003-2007) and US Open (2004-2008) titles won and number of times he's lost to Nadal in Slam finals

 

6 - Sets lost during his title run at Roland Garros, the most of his Grand Slam titles, and how many different players to complete a career Grand Slam

 

7 - Consecutive years of winning at least one Grand Slam title

 

8 - Hard court titles between US Open (5) and Australian Open (3); Losses in his streak of 20 consecutive semi-final or better Grand Slam appearances

 

9 - Countries of opponents he's beaten in Grand Slam finals (Australia, Chile, Cyprus, Great Britain, Russia, Serbia, Spain, Sweden, and U.S.)

 

10 - Record consecutive Grand Slam finals reached between 2005 Wimbledon and 2007 US Open

 

11 - Appearances at Roland Garros before winning first title (same as Andre Agassi) and number of different opponents he's beaten in Grand Slam finals

 

12 -Titles won in his streak of 20 consecutive semi-final or better Grand Slam appearances

 

13 - Last year's US Open where Federer won his previous Grand Slam title; 2000 Wimbledon where Sampras won his

 

14- Ties Pete Sampras for the most Grand Slam singles titles in the history of men's tennis

 

 

With kind permission by ATPWorldTour.com

 
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06/09/2009 | 03:06 PM
HEY FEDERER,

YOU HAVE PROVEN EVERYONE WRONG!!!

M DAMN HAPPY TO SEE THE RG TROPHY IN UR HANDS

BEST OF LUCK PAL FOR WIMBLEDON

N DO KICK THAT DJOKER N NADAL(LOOSER)
OUT OF THE COURT!!!!!


V ALL ARE PROUD TO BE UR FAN


LOVE YOU...........
06/09/2009 | 03:03 PM
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06/09/2009 | 03:02 PM
congratulation you are the best player i had ever seen i wish you play tennis for ever
06/09/2009 | 02:45 PM
YOU ARE THE BEST
06/09/2009 | 02:33 PM
roger you're amazing ... keep breaking records.
06/09/2009 | 02:21 PM
My pleasure see you wish your best to rafa.
you are the class.
06/09/2009 | 02:11 PM
The greatest ever!

Thanks Roger for all you do for your country. We are so proud of you!
06/09/2009 | 02:09 PM
nothing else to say u are perfect
we love you.
06/09/2009 | 02:06 PM
Roger,
It was an incredible achievement. Finally the monkey is off your back. Enjoy the moment. I can't wait to see you at Wibledon. Hope the press will leave you alone and you can play with ease and we, the fans can see the real Roger Federer.
Wish you
06/09/2009 | 02:03 PM
hey roger, felt warming to see you let go of your entrapped & self-restraint emotions.....

feels all the more good when you know that your hero is only a human....but a super one at that!

Thanks from the world of humans....to have heralded a polishe