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.
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:
Roger Federer’s famous forehand was off-target, and it didn’t help matters that his opponent, Tomas Berdych, wasn’t missing much.
Andy Roddick says the U.S. Open will be the last tournament of his career.
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.
One round earlier than they usually meet in a Grand Slam, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer still treated it like a final.
Roger Federer wasted no time in reaching the third round at Wimbledon, beating Adrian Mannarino of France 6-2, 6-3, 6-2 Thursday.
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.
It’s a promotion that has people in awe. Tennis being played on a specially designed aquatic court in the Gulf Sea.