Category: Federer

‘Roger Federer would have been treated differently’, says former Top 10 – Tennis World USA
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‘Roger Federer would have been treated differently’, says former Top 10 – Tennis World USA

The people of the web, both the fans of Novak Djokovic (Djokovic calls them “Nolefam”, Nole’s family) and the hateful trolls, went wild against Laura Clark, the lady from Kentucky hit in the throat by the angry throw of the champion who he had just suffered the break from rival Carreno Busta, whose name should…

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‘Roger Federer got the ball out of rage from the stadium’, says top journalist – Tennis World USA
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‘Roger Federer got the ball out of rage from the stadium’, says top journalist – Tennis World USA

The controversy that inevitably accompanied the disqualification of Novak Djokovic from the US Open 2020 does not hint to subside. The World number 1, who was chasing his fourth title in New York and the 18th Grand Slam, lost his head in his match of eighths against Pablo Carreno Busta letting himself go to a…

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Federer, Nadal object to Djokovic proposal for player union – The Indian Express
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Federer, Nadal object to Djokovic proposal for player union – The Indian Express

By: AP | Published: August 30, 2020 9:59:53 am Nadal and Federer object to Djokovic’s proposal over player unionRoger Federer, Rafael Nadal and other members of the ATP Player Council spoke out Saturday against a plan put forth by top-ranked Novak Djokovic and Vasek Pospisil to start a men’s-only union of sorts for tennis —…

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Roger Federer, On The Roof, Surprises Rally Sensations – ATP Tour
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Roger Federer, On The Roof, Surprises Rally Sensations – ATP Tour

Two Italian youngsters, 13-year-old Vittoria and 11-year-old Carola, did not expect much when they played rooftop tennis in Finale Ligura, Italy, earlier this year. But after becoming Internet sensations, they got an even more unexpected surprise on 10 July: a visit from Roger Federer. The 38-year-old Swiss was touched by the young Italians’ perseverance during…

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Federer is First On Forbes Highest Paid List – Tennis Now
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Federer is First On Forbes Highest Paid List – Tennis Now

136K Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Sign in Like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Don’t like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Published on Jun 12, 2020Roger Federer is the first tennis player in…

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Tennis star Federer tops Forbes list at US$106.3M – Asia Times
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Tennis star Federer tops Forbes list at US$106.3M – Asia Times

Roger Federer’s haul over the past 12 months included US$100 million from appearance fees and endorsement deals plus US$6.3 million in prize money. Credit: AFP. Who knew that hitting a tennis around could be so lucrative. According to Forbes magazine list of highest-paid global athletes, Roger Federer has topped the list for the first time…

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Federer tops list of world’s highest-paid athletes – The Jakarta Post – Jakarta Post
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Federer tops list of world’s highest-paid athletes – The Jakarta Post – Jakarta Post

Roger Federer topped the 2020 Forbes magazine list of highest-paid global athletes announced Friday, leading the lineup for the first time with pre-tax earnings of US$106.3 million. The Swiss tennis legend, a men’s record 20-time Grand Slam singles champion, becomes the first player from his sport atop the annual list since its 1990 debut, rising…

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Federer Tops List Of Highest-Paid Athletes, Ronaldo Second – Channels Television
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Federer Tops List Of Highest-Paid Athletes, Ronaldo Second – Channels Television

In this file photo taken on February 07, 2020 Switzerland’s Roger Federer reacts after his victory against Spain’s Rafael Nadal during their tennis match at The Match in Africa at the Cape Town Stadium, in Cape Town. RODGER BOSCH / AFPRoger Federer topped the 2020 Forbes magazine list of highest-paid global athletes announced Friday, leading the lineup…

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Roger Federer becomes first tennis player to top Forbes’ rich list – Yahoo Sports
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Roger Federer becomes first tennis player to top Forbes’ rich list – Yahoo Sports

Roger Federer has become the first tennis player to top Forbes’ list of the best-paid athletes in world sport as overall earnings dropped amid the coronavirus pandemic.The Swiss star was ranked first with earnings of 106million US dollars (£86.2million) thanks to an extensive portfolio of investments which brought in £81m – dwarfing his on-court earnings.Federer…

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Federer becomes highest-paid athlete in Forbes list – Onmanorama
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Federer becomes highest-paid athlete in Forbes list – Onmanorama

Roger Federer is the world’s highest-paid athlete for 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic knocked soccer’s Lionel Messi off top spot, according to the annual Forbes list released on Friday. The Swiss tennis great, owner of a men’s record 20 Grand Slam singles titles, earned $106.3 million in the last 12 months, including $100 million via…

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Federer tops list of world’s highest-paid athletes – RFI
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Federer tops list of world’s highest-paid athletes – RFI

New York (AFP) Roger Federer topped the 2020 Forbes magazine list of highest-paid global athletes announced Friday, leading the lineup for the first time with pre-tax earnings of $106.3 million (95.5 million euros).The Swiss tennis legend, a men’s record 20-time Grand Slam singles champion, becomes the first player from his sport atop the annual list…

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Roger Federer is the world’s highest-paid athlete – OlympicTalk
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Roger Federer is the world’s highest-paid athlete – OlympicTalk

Lance Armstrong reportedly breaks down into tears in Sunday’s second episode of his ESPN documentary, discussing his closest rival during his run of seven Tour de France titles, all later stripped for doping. Armstrong visited Jan Ullrich in Germany in 2018, after Ullrich was released from a psychiatric hospital following multiple reported arrests over assault charges. “The…

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Roger Federer becomes first tennis star to top list of highest-paid athletes – CNBC
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Roger Federer becomes first tennis star to top list of highest-paid athletes – CNBC

Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates his victory in his fourth round match against Marton Fucsovics of Hungary on day seven of the 2020 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 26, 2020 in Melbourne, Australia.TPN | Getty ImagesTennis star Roger Federer is now the world’s highest-paid athlete, according to Forbes.The publication released its annual “World’s…

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Roger Federer and Serena Williams React to Wimbledon 2020 Getting Canceled – Essentially Sports
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Roger Federer and Serena Williams React to Wimbledon 2020 Getting Canceled – Essentially Sports

With the postponement of prestigious sporting events like Euro 2020 and Tokyo Olympics 2020 amid the coronavirus pandemic, the esteemed Grand Slam, Wimbledon Championships has also announced its cancellation. For the first time since 1945 (because of World War II) the grass-court major has been called off. The decision disappointed the multi-Wimbledon holders, Roger Federer…

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Roger Federer: “I used to chase the players for autographs” – Tennis World USA
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Roger Federer: “I used to chase the players for autographs” – Tennis World USA

Roger Federer had to work hard before he got to success. When he was younger, the Swiss champion worked for a long time as a ball boy in the Basel tournament. The ATP stop for a few weeks and the decision to freeze the ranking until June helped Roger Federer, an injured tennis player who…

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