June 25, 2018 -- Halle, Germany
Roger fell just short of winning his 99th title in Halley at the Gerry Weber Open. Coming up against young Croatian, Borna Coric, the final went to 3 sets as Federer's 20-match win streak came to a halt 7-6(6), 3-6, 6-2.
The 36-year old Swiss Star is two match wins away from tying Jimmy Connors' career record of 174 grass court match wins.
Rafael Nadal will overtake the number one ranking this week.