Roger Federer

Roger Federer of Switzerland greets Marin Cilic (R) of Croatia after their men's singles semifinal match on Day Thirteen of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 6, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Federer Falls In Semifinals, Nishikori To Face Cilic In US Open Finals

Roger Federer could not pull off another big escape at the U.S. Open, losing 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 in the semifinals Saturday against Croatia’s Marin Cilic.

09/06/2014

2014 US Open - Day 11

Federer Rallies Down 2 Sets To Defeat Gael Monfils In Quarters At US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Federer saved two match points while coming all the way back from a two-set deficit to beat Gael Monfils 4-6, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 Thursday night and reach the U.S. Open […]

09/04/2014

Pitcher R.A. Dickey #43 of the New York Mets tips his hat to the crowd after his one hit complete game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field on June 13, 2012 in St. Petersburg, Florida. (credit: J. Meric/Getty Images)

Top 5 Protagonist Athletes In Sports Today

Some athletes have decided that a competitive edge does not necessarily come exclusively with discourtesy, incivility or ego — but rather, it can be enhanced with generosity, amiability and class.

08/31/2014

The Women's Singles U.S. Open trophy is seen during the draw ceremony prior to the start of the 2014 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 21, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images for USTA)

6 Players With Most U.S. Open Singles Championships In Open Era

In the Open Era, there have been a number of tennis players to win two or more U.S. Open Singles Championships. Here’s the 6 tennis players who have won the most Singles Championship titles in the Open Era:

08/24/2014

2012 US Open - Day 10

Czech Republic’s Berdych Upsets No. 1 Federer At U.S. Open

Roger Federer’s famous forehand was off-target, and it didn’t help matters that his opponent, Tomas Berdych, wasn’t missing much.

09/05/2012

Andy Roddick of the United States returns a shot against Rhyne Williams of the United States during their men's singles first round match on Day Two of the 2012 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 28, 2012 in the Flushing neighborhood, of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images for USTA)

Andy Roddick Will Retire After U.S. Open

Andy Roddick says the U.S. Open will be the last tournament of his career.

08/30/2012

Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates set point during his Gentlemen's Singles semi final match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 6, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Federer Defeats Djokovic In 4 Sets To Advance To Wimbledon Final

Federer, a 16-time Grand Slam champion, beat defending champion Novak Djokovic 6-3, 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 Friday under the closed roof at Centre Court to reach a modern-era record eighth final at the All England Club. He is now one victory from equaling Pete Sampras’ record of seven titles.

07/06/2012

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Nadal Defeats Federer To Reach Australian Open Final

One round earlier than they usually meet in a Grand Slam, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer still treated it like a final.

01/26/2012

Swiss player Roger Federer returns the b

Roger Federer Rolls Into 3rd Round At Wimbledon

Roger Federer wasted no time in reaching the third round at Wimbledon, beating Adrian Mannarino of France 6-2, 6-3, 6-2 Thursday.

06/23/2011

Switzerland's Roger Federer reacts after

Federer Beats Djokovic In French Open Semifinals

Roger Federer has ended Novak Djokovic’s perfect season and 43-match winning streak, beating him 7-6 (5), 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (5) in the French Open semifinals.

06/03/2011

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Tennis On The Sea

It’s a promotion that has people in awe. Tennis being played on a specially designed aquatic court in the Gulf Sea.

01/02/2011

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