In COVID-19 shutdown, these WTA players setting a course for the future. “It’s a good warmup. Overall, Federer has 11 grass titles and Sampras had 10. Federer has won a whopping eight Wimbledon titles, making him the most successful men’s singles player of the Open era at … Clive Brunskill/Getty Images. Roger Federer may have lost his grip on the title of world No. Performance & security by Cloudflare, Please complete the security check to access. 100 with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Stefanos Tsitsipas at the at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships. Roger Federer has an impressive grasscourt resume, replete with a slew of staggering milestones. I would give federer and sampras still the edge as best grass court players in history, but djokovic is very close behind. After skipping the Cincinnati Masters as well as the US Open, Roger Federer was expected to make a comeback for the now-cancelled grass-court season. If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to make sure it is not infected with malware. Federer’s finesse and ability to use the speed of the ball against his opponent, makes him ideally suited to quick, technical grass court play. Federer is undoubtedly the greatest player on turf, having not only won more grass-court titles, 19, than anyone else but more also than Sampras (10) and John McEnroe (eight) combined. 1, went out of the 2013 French Open after losing to Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the quarter-finals. If you are at an office or shared network, you can ask the network administrator to run a scan across the network looking for misconfigured or infected devices. If you are at an office or shared network, you can ask the network administrator to run a scan across the network looking for misconfigured or infected devices. He believes that winning 10 times in one place is a very special moment in his life. Grass Court Titles = 19 Federer has amassed an unparalleled 19 titles on grass, including a record eight Wimbledon titles, 10 in Halle, and one in Stuttgart. Looking ahead: Not all lost for Federer thanks to grass-court pedigree. In fact, Federer has won as many titles in Halle alone (10) as Sampras won on grass in his career, including Wimbledon. The Swiss now owns a 16-match grass-court winning streak leading into the Gerry Weber Open, which he has won a record nine times. Roger Federer beats Milos Raonic to win Stuttgart Open, his 18th grass-court title The Swiss great, who is assured of reclaiming the No. The Swiss icon pulled out of the Australian Open last … The 31-year-old Federer, seeded No. The tie against the United States was remarkable for staging the first-ever meeting between Federer and Serena Williams, arguably considered one of the best female tennis players of all time, in a mixed doubles matc… Roger Federer beat home favorite Philipp Kohlschreiber in tennis's Gerry Weber Open final today, extending his unbeaten streak on grass to 59 matches. Federer injury: Swiss maestro to skip entire 2020 season including French Open. Does he even have one? That's tied for the longest streak by a man in the Open era. Basel (Indoor/Hard) Stuttgart (Outdoor/Grass) Rotterdam (Indoor/Hard) Australian Ope… I’m on a run,” said Federer, who wasn’t entirely satisfied after committing some simple mistakes. The Swiss dominated Halle where he won a 10th title at the grass-court event. 1 ranking on Monday, defeated Milos Raonic 6-4, 7-6 (3) to mark his return from three months off with the Stuttgart Open title on Sunday. Roger Federer won his 99th career ATP Tour title on Sunday, beating qualifier Marius Copil 7-6 (5), 6-4 in the Swiss Indoors final. So really, it was no surprise that Federer lifted his 18th tour-level title on the surface. When Coric Shocked Federer For The Halle Title. Another way to prevent getting this page in the future is to use Privacy Pass. After skipping the Cincinnati Masters as well as the US Open, Roger Federer was expected to make a comeback for the now-cancelled grass-court season. You may need to download version 2.0 now from the Chrome Web Store. • In total Roger won 103 titles: the other titles are 19 on grass-court, 11 on clay-court … Federer reached title No. Roger Federer got his Wimbledon preparations off to the perfect start by claiming a record-extending 10th title at the Halle grass-court event. As in the past two seasons, Roger Federer paired with Belinda Bencic at the Hopman Cup, representing Switzerland. In his prime years, he won an unparalleled 11 Grand Slam tournaments (3 Australian Open titles, 4 Wimbledon titles, and 4 US Open titles) of a possible 16 events from 2004 to 2007. Federer won a total of seven titles in the season, the most since 2007, and with a win-loss record of 54–5 his winning percentage was the highest since 2006. In addition to his 8 Wimbledon titles (which is already a mind boggling achievement), he has 10 Halle Open titles and a Stuttgart Open title. Nadal and Mats Wilander are the only players in the Open Era to have won at least 2 Grand Slam titles on each of the 3 surfaces. Roger Federer recorded his eighth straight ATP Head2Head victory against Tommy Haas at Roland Garros in 2009. Federer then began his grass court season at the Halle Open where he won his tenth title at the event, defeating David Goffin in the final in straight sets. 4. Federer lifted his first grass-court trophy in Halle in 2003, and just weeks later won Wimbledon and started a remarkable streak that saw him win five straight titles at SW19. • According to the FedEx ATP Performance Zone, no active player has won a higher rate of grass-court matches than Federer at 87.5 per cent (168-24). He has the longest men’s grass-court win streak in the Open Era. Roger Federer will not join the clay-court tour until Madrid, so the tennis spotlight will shine most on Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic when Monte Carlo gets underway. With these accomplishments, the season was Federer's most successful in over a decade. Federer has won 27 Masters 1,000 titles - six fewer than record-holder Nadal and five fewer than Djokovic - plus a record 22 ATP 500 titles, and 25 ATP 250 titles. Roger Federer has won a record 19 grass-court titles in the Open Era, with 10 coming at the NOVENTI OPEN. HALLE, Germany — In a small German town tucked away from the rest of the tennis world, there is a street named for Roger Federer at a grass-court tournament that he's won seven times. • Please enable Cookies and reload the page. Federer injury: Swiss maestro to skip entire 2020 season including French Open. Federer has the longest grass court winning streak in the Open … 6d D'Arcy Maine. Roger Federer entered the 2008 Wimbledon final on an all-time record 65-match winning streak on grass. 18: Grass court titles (most by man in Open era) 15: Consecutive seasons with a singles title, from 2001-15. 7. Joueur professionnel depuis 1998, il détient le record de 310 semaines passées à la première place du classement mondial de tennis ATP World Tour, dont le record de 237 semaines consécutives, ainsi que le record masculin de 20 victoires dans les tournois du Grand Chelem. Grass court … It's a minor Federer backlash, a perceived blemish in a near-perfect body of work; but the scrutiny is part of the price tag for greatness. Federer has 19 grass court titles (it is a lot considering how little tournaments play on grass). Cloudflare Ray ID: 6148359f0d11fe12 The evergreen Federer is healthy, happy and winning titles and he doesn't turn 38 until August. This marked the first time Federer had won a singles tournament ten times or more. ... Federer wins Stuttgart, his 18th grass-court title. Completing the CAPTCHA proves you are a human and gives you temporary access to the web property. He has the men’s record for most grass-court titles in the Open Era.He actually has almost twice as many as the next man on the list—Pete Sampras is next with 10 career titles on the surface. You may need to download version 2.0 now from the Chrome Web Store. He held the record of five consecutive Wimbledon titles until Federer matched the feat in 2007. Federer has contested in an all-time record 12 Wimbledon singles finals. Performance & security by Cloudflare, Please complete the security check to access. He also holds an Open era record of 19 titles on grass. Borg’s 41 match grass court winning streak was broken by Federer in 2006. Federer won 65 matches in a row on this surface between 2003 and 2008. The former Wimbledon champion is now below 100, but has eight titles on grass -- second to Federer's 14 titles -- and it is the surface on which he is still dangerous. The bounce on clay and hard courts is much higher than on a grass court, and this affects Federer in a few different ways. The numbers, too, testify. Federer defeated Cameron Norrie from Great Britain, Frances Tiafoe from the United States and Stefanos Tsitsipas from Greece, all in straight sets, to help Switzerland advance to the final. Completing the CAPTCHA proves you are a human and gives you temporary access to the web property. Federer the champion – Federer won his 15th grand slam title at Wimbledon in 2009, and is only one away from matching Sampras' Open-era record of seven crowns at the grass-court … Roger Federer is statistically the most successful male grass court player of all time he has won an Open Era-record 19 grass court titles including an all-time record 10 Halle Open titles, an all-time record of 8 Wimbledon Gentleman singles titles, and one Stuttgart Open title. That's 869 hours - just over 36 days. He was previously tied with Pete Sampras and William Renshaw on seven titles, but that was never going to last. "[I am] just really surprised,” Coric said. Federer will be stepping on the grass as one of the favorites alongside Djokovic. It is no secret that grass suits him best. After his victory, he decided to take rest by skipping the entire clay court season including French Open which he initially planned to play but eventually decided to skip for the second consecutive year in order to prepare for the grass court season. Roger Federer won his first Halle title in 2003. MANILA, Philippines – Wimbledon champion Roger Federer’s grass court campaign is underway in Halle this week as he bids to clinch his sixth Gery Weber Open title and his first tournament win of 2013. The numbers, too, testify. Watch as Borna Coric defeats nine-time champion Roger Federer to win his first tour-level grass-court title at the Gerry Weber Open in Halle. Andy Roddick reckons Roger Federer may not make the return to tennis until the grass court season. Federer has earned virtually every grass-court record you could think of: 19 tour-level titles on the surface, eight Wimbledon trophies and an 87.4 grass-court winning percentage (compared to 83.5 per cent on hard), for example. 1, but he is still the top of the class on grass courts. Federer has spent 52,152 minutes on court during his 100 title wins. AP Photo/Martin Meissner. Watch live tennis at tennistv.com. Roger Federer is already the all-time leader in grass-court titles, but this year the 30-year-old world No. The 34 year old's double-digit haul puts him at the top of the career grass-court FedEx ATP Win-Loss Index for the Open Era (since May 1968). “Perhaps I’m missing the training. Pool/Getty Images. ... Roger Federer captured his 14th Grand Slam title at Roland Garros in 2009. ATP Staff. The top seed lost his first match of the grass-court season last week in Stuttgart to Tommy Haas, but was in imperious form all week at Halle, culminating in the 6-1, 6-3 final victory over the home favourite Zverev. Seventh Title for Federer, Ana Claims Her First Grass Court Title Roger Federer of Switzerland has just scored his seventh title at the Gerry Weber Open beating Colombian player Alejandro Falla in a scintillating match. Roger Federer is the second best clay court player of his generation - posted in French Open: With his recent defeat in the Rome Masters final a few weeks ago, I got thinking, what is Roger Federers problem on clay? • Federer, who won his first grass-court title at 2003 Halle, boasts a 142-20 record on the surface (as of 8 June 2016), giving him a staggering winning percentage of 88. Roger Federer, who will reclaim the No. Federer will head into Wimbledon, which starts on July 3, as favourite to win an outright record eighth title. Ashleigh Barty and Roger Federer win grass-court titles ahead of Wimbledon Barty wins Birmingham title to become world No 1 shortly after Federer lifts trophy in Halle Australia's Ashleigh Barty celebrates winning the final against Germany's Julia Goerges. But for all his grass-court wizardry, Federer has never lifted the Queen's Club crown. Federer will head into Wimbledon, which starts on July 3, as favourite to win an outright record eighth title. A recap of Roger Federer's incredible success on grass court But Coric, whose forehand delivered in the big moments, shocked Federer 7-6(6), 3-6, 6-2 to win the title. 2y. Federer is the only player to register at least ten titles on three different surfaces: he has 71 hard-court titles, 19 grass-court titles, and 11 clay-court titles. Federer is the only man to win eight Wimbledon titles, which puts him in an elite league of his own. AFP/Getty Images. The Swiss has lifted more trophies in Halle than at any other event except the Swiss Indoors Basel, where he has also triumphed 10 times. The grass court match: Pete Sampras won seven Wimbledon titles, while Federer has won six. The Swiss great, who won his 18th grass-court title in Stuttgart on Sunday, is just two match wins away from matching Jimmy Connors’ all-time record of 174 victories on grass. Queen's Club, located in London, is an ATP 250 event. Federer's ranking also improved to world No. … Another way to prevent getting this page in the future is to use Privacy Pass. Feder scored a big win in a match that lasted 1 hour 28 minutes in Halle. Federer has won a whopping eight Wimbledon titles, making him the most successful men’s singles player of the Open era at … “I had not even dreamed of this.” The Croatian snapped Federer’s 20-match grass-court winning streak, saving three of the four break points he faced en route to his second ATP Tour trophy. It’s jaw-dropping to know that Federer has won more grass-court titles than Pete Sampras (10) and John McEnroe (8) combined. Federer's Grand Slam tournament titles include 11 on hard courts, 8 on grass, and 1 on clay. But watching the Swiss maestro gliding around the grass courts at the Wimbledon Championships is something truly magical. If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to make sure it is not infected with malware. Photo credit: Thomas Starke/Getty Images. After all out of his 76 career titles … Falla fell 7-6(2) and 7-6(3). Tennis superstar and the King of grass court, Roger Federer was born on August 8, 1981 in Binningen near Basel, Switzerland, to Swiss father Robert Federer … A ninth title at Federer’s hometown event in Basel, where he was once a ball boy, matched the nine he won at the Halle grass-court event in Germany. Swiss great Roger Federer thrashed Alexander Zverev to win his ninth title at the Wimbledon warm-up tournament in Halle on Sunday. Visit FedEx ATP Performance Zone 1. Roger Federer won his 15th career grass-court title Sunday at the Gerry Weber Open. Your IP: 149.28.99.238 The top seed lost his first match of the grass-court season last week in Stuttgart to Tommy Haas, but was in imperious form all week at Halle, culminating in the 6-1, 6-3 final victory over the home favourite Zverev. While it … Nadal's Grand Slam titles include 13 on clay, 5 on hard courts, and 2 on grass. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_career_achievements_by_Roger_Federer Cloudflare Ray ID: 614835a37d2ce948 Your IP: 66.198.240.42 1 or 2 more wimbledons and i will give it to novak. Jun 18 2020. The numbers say Federer: the Swiss has won 71 titles on hard-courts (indoor and outdoor) in his career. Among a bevvy of records on the surface, Federer has the most titles and match wins on grass ever. 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