Latest news. en 18 16 Latest news. TYPO3 - get.content.right Sun, 06 Jul 2014 22:20:00 +0200 Roger defeated in five sets Roger was defeated a thrilling final in Wimbledon today. He lost 7-6(7), 4-6, 6-7(4), 7-5, 4-6...
It was an incredible match with plenty of dramatic moments and extended rallies. There was just one single service break in the first three sets, before a breathtaking phase started in the fourth. Roger fell behind 2-5 in the fourth and saved a match point at 3-5, to go on to force a fifth set. In the decider, play stayed intense and unfortunately it was Roger who dropped his serve at 4-5 to admit the defeat.]]>
Tennis Starseite 2 Sun, 06 Jul 2014 20:15:00 +0200
Ninth Wimbledon final! Roger clearly defeated Milos Raonic 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 today to set up a Wimbledon final against Novak...
Roger was fully in control of the match, offering Raonic just one single break-ball in the entire match. Roger seized a total of three points, early in the first set and at 4-4 in set two and three.

On Sunday, Roger has the chance to break new ground once again: pushing his number of Grand Slam wins to 18 and winning a record eigth title in Wimbledon when he meets Novak Djokovic. The two players have met 34 times so far, Roger has won 18 of the encounters.]]>
Tennis Starseite 1 Fri, 04 Jul 2014 19:28:00 +0200
Roger stronger than Stan Roger has made it through to the semis in Wimbledon thanks to a 3-6, 7-6(5), 6-4, 6-4 win over...
"I don't want to get too far ahead of myself, but I'm back strong this year," said Federer. "Last year was such a disappointment. I always try to win it and last year I didn't even come close. I was very deflated leaving on that note. It's good to be back in the semis, the prospect of going a step or two further is very exciting," Roger said.

Today, Stan Wawrinka started very strong and Roger fell back an early break which he could not recover from. In the second set, the players both held serve and Roger edged a win in the tie-break. In the third set, Roger finally converted the first of six break points to take a 4-3 lead and then the set. Another early break in the fourth put Roger on course for the semis, before he converted his fifth match point after 2:32 hours. Roger will meet either Canada's Milos Raonic (ATP 9) or Australia's Nick Kyrgios (ATP 144).]]>
Tennis Starseite 1 Wed, 02 Jul 2014 19:51:00 +0200
Roger flies into quarters Roger served his way into the quarter-finals at Wimbledon with a straight-sets victory over Tommy...
It took our champ under two hours to defeat Robredo. It is the 12th time in his career that he will play the quarter finals at Wimbledon.

Roger next faces Stan Wawrinka (ATP 3)or Feliciano Lopez (ATP 26).]]>
Tennis Starseite 1 Tue, 01 Jul 2014 16:30:00 +0200
Roger sails into week two Roger clearly defeated Santiago Giraldo 6-3, 6-1, 6-3 to secure his spot in the round of the last...
Roger took a 2-0 lead to open the match, the one break was enough to secure the set. In the second set, he dominated his opponent more and more, leaving him just one single game. In set number three, Roger had to fight off two break-balls at 3-3, did so successfully and even went on to break Giraldo and finally serve out the match.

Roger will meet the winner of the match between Tommy Robredo (ATP 22) and Jerzy Janowicz (ATP 25) in the round of the last sixteen.]]>
Tennis Starseite 1 Sat, 28 Jun 2014 21:03:00 +0200
Round three Roger celebrated a clear 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 win over Gilles Muller (ATP 103) in Wimbledon today. Roger...
Roger was fully in control of the match. He served very well and ended the match without giving Muller a single break-chance. One break per set was enough for Roger to wrap up the victory after 1:34 h of play. Play was briefly suspended when rain set in towards the end of the second set - the two players finished the match under the roof.

Roger will either meet Marcel Granollers (ATP 30) or Santiago Giraldo (ATP 35) in the third round.]]>
Tennis Starseite 1 Thu, 26 Jun 2014 22:00:00 +0200
A perfect start Roger won his first match of the 2014 Wimbledon with ease, defeating Paolo Lorenzi 6-1, 6-1 and...
He left Italy's Lorenzi no chance and was always fully in control of the match, sealing the win an hour and 32 minutes under the eyes of Stefan Edberg. He will meet either Gilles Muller (ATP 103) or Julien Benneteau (ATP 46) in the next round.]]>
Tennis Starseite 1 Tue, 24 Jun 2014 17:13:00 +0200
Wimbledon: the draw Next week, Roger will start his quest for a record eighth title in Wimbledon. He will play his...
He will play his first match on Tuesday against Italy's Paolo Lorenzi (ATP 81). The two have never met so far. In round two, Roger could either meet Gilles Müller (ATP 102) or Julien Benneteau (ATP 47).

Later, our champ will possibly play Marcel Granollers (ATP 30) and Jerzy Janowicz (ATP 24), before a Swiss quarter-final against Stanislas Wawrinka could be on the schedule. Roger could then be in for a clash with Rafael Nadal in the semis.]]>
Tennis Starseite 1 Fri, 20 Jun 2014 16:56:00 +0200
Seventh Halle title! Roger won his seventh Halle title with a 7-6(2), 7-6(3) victory over Alejandro Falla. Roger...
The victory in Halle is Roger's 79th overall title on the Tour, his second title of this season. It certainly was the perfect preparation for Wimbledon starting Monday, June 23.

After celebrating his singles title, Roger later stepped onto the court once more for the doubles final together with Marco Chiudinelli. The Swiss pair started off perfectly, taking the first set 6-1, but eventually lost the second set 5-7 after a late break and eventually 10-12 in the decider against Germany's Andre Begemann and Austria's Julian Knowle. ]]>
Tennis Starseite 3 Sun, 15 Jun 2014 16:30:00 +0200
Two finals on Sunday Roger has booked his spot in tomorrow's final in Halle with a 6-3, 7-6(4) victory over Kei...
Roger scored the only break in the opening set, enough to take the set. After trading breaks of serve in the beginning of the second set, with Roger eventually forcing a tie-break with an ace. Our champ fell behind 4-2 at first but then secured five points in a row to close out the match.

In his ninth final in Halle, Roger will play Alejandro Falla, against whom he leads the head-to-head 6-0. And Roger will be playing a second final right afterwards tomorrow, he will be meeting Begemann/Knowle in the doubles along with his fellow Swiss Marco Chiudinelli.]]>
Tennis Starseite 1 Sat, 14 Jun 2014 18:32:00 +0200