TAG: Roger Federer

Nov/19

26

Tennis Mentions In My New Book “The Book Of Joy”

About six years ago an idea popped, inspired by a quotation that ihas been embedded in my psyche for years… There is no joy but calm. – Lord Alfred Tennyson The idea was to ask many different people, friends, strangers, famous, regular, celebrities, CEOs, doctors, supermarket employees, models, just one basic question: What brings you […] Continue to read full article...

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Nov/19

18

Tsitsipas better than Federer at 21?

At age 21 after the 2002 ATP World Tour Finals, Roger Federer was ranked six in the world. In 2003 Federer would win his first major at Wimbledon, just weeks shy of his 22nd birthday. Stefanos Tsitsipas was also born in August (1998) and yesterday won the Nitto ATP Tour Finals at 21, he is […] Continue to read full article...

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Former ATP doubles player and TV broadcaster Robby Koenig shared his memories of witnessing Roger Federer for the first time in Basel. “Well, it’s an interesting story. The first time I ever found out about Roger I was playing doubles in Basel,” remembers Koenig. “And I was playing with my doubles partner at the time […] Continue to read full article...

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Oct/19

22

My Biofile Interview with Roger Federer

By Scoop Malinowski I did a Biofile interview with Roger Federer at US Open qualies in 1999 after he beat Dutchman Edwin Kempes 64 64 (he lost second round to Ivo Heuberger 76 62). Later I updated some questions with Roger it at press conferences at US Open… Tennis Inspiration:  “Watching my idols play back […] Continue to read full article...

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By Scoop Malinowski
Sometimes even the greatest player of all time, Roger Federer, is short on hitting partners and has to settle for a teenager. Enter Zane Khan, a top American junior who reached the Orange Bowl and Kalamazoo 16s finals. Khan, 17, explained how he got the chance to hit with Federer. Continue to read full article...

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Mar/19

31

Federer vs Isner Miami Open Final

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John Isner won their last meeting four years ago, saving a match point in Paris, but Roger Federer leads the overall head to head 5-2. Isner enters the court first, but Andrew Krasny gives his introduction of Roger Federer just a little more animation and elongation...Rogerrrrrrrrr Federerrrrrrrrrrrrrrr!! Continue to read full article...

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Mar/19

31

Miami Open Final Federer Hit With Zane Khan

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Roger Federer opted to take a morning hit before his final today with John Isner against 17 year old American Zane Khan. Federer focused on baseline hitting, serving and returns, instructing Khan to serve to his backhand, forehand and body serves. Khan was positioned about four feet inside the baseline. Continue to read full article...

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Mar/19

29

Federer Adores Shapovalov and Felix

By Scoop Malinowski This week's astounding emergence of the Canadian teenager double threats Felix Auger-Aliassime and Denis Shapovalov has not only dazzled the tennis world, but also the King himself Roger Federer. Continue to read full article...

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Mar/19

28

Dan’s Press Conference Question To Roger Federer

Dan has asked Roger Federer many questions over the years at pro tennis press conferences, provoking responses that have run the gamut to warm to cool, but his question after the Medvedev match at Miami Open was one of the best responses he's ever collected. Q. You used that chip forehand slice approach a number of times today, and the backhand seemed to have a tough time. These guys who are 6'4", 6'5" and taller, do you find you personally are using those chip and slice shots more to give them trouble? Continue to read full article...

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Jan/19

4

Federer on Retirement Scoop

Serious Federer enthusiast Fiona (@Federering on Twitter) is in Perth for Hopman Cup and obtained a scoop of sorts about the inevitable topic of his eventual retirement from tennis. Fiona: “Roger, you have to never retire please.” Continue to read full article...

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