October 28, 2018 -- Basel, Switzerland On Sunday in front of a hometown crowd, Roger won his 99th career title and won the Swiss Indoors Basel for the 9th time. Having not played his best all week, Roger faced a player having one of the best tournaments of his career, Marius Copil, in the final match. The Romanian showed up for battle and took it to Roger early, but the Swiss Star proved his experience to reign supreme as he forced the first set to a tie-breaker and managed to capture the match 7-6(5), 6-4. "To come through and win again here in my hometown, never knowing if this might be your last time that you had the opportunity to play a final, maybe win for the last time here in my city, it obviously means a lot to me and it becomes very emotional," said Roger. Roger now has collected 4 titles this year and is just one title away from 100. “This win here in Basel means the world to me. It makes me so happy to win in front of my home crowd and make them happy in a way. It was a fantastic week.”