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Roger Federer breaks the internet … literally after crazy demand for commemorative coin – Fox Sports
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Roger Federer breaks the internet … literally after crazy demand for commemorative coin – Fox Sports

Switzerland’s mint found out the hard way one of the big problems associated with honouring tennis legend Roger Federer on a batch of new coins.The 20-time grand slam winner became the first living Swiss to have a coin minted in their honour, with a commemorative 20 franc silver piece bearing his image to be issued…

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Roger Federer: ‘I tried hard, I changed, I was humble. Now I am a rocket’ – Tennis World USA
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Roger Federer: ‘I tried hard, I changed, I was humble. Now I am a rocket’ – Tennis World USA

Roger Federer is proud for the long career he is having. The Swiss player, speaking to Azteca, said: “I was famous for not being so solid, especially mentally. I was not the strongest mind out there, I was throwing my racket, started crying, it was just hard for me to get that right.And all of…

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Roger Federer reacts to setting new world record but Rafael Nadal will better next year – Express
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Roger Federer reacts to setting new world record but Rafael Nadal will better next year – Express

Roger Federer continues to defy belief and he set a new world record for the largest attendance at a tennis match.The Swiss star is currently touring South America alongside young prodigy Alexander Zverev and the pair created history in Mexico City.A gigantic 42,517 turned out to witness Federer beat his German friend 6-3, 4-6, 6-2…

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Roger Federer, Alexander Zverev create world record in Mexico – NEWS.com.au
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Roger Federer, Alexander Zverev create world record in Mexico – NEWS.com.au

Roger Federer may not have played at the new-look Davis Cup in Spain but the 38-year-old was still pulling in the crowds when he met Alexander Zverev in an exhibition match in Mexico City on Sunday (AEDT).According to organisers, 42,517 spectators packed into the specially-erected arena in the Plaza de Toros to watch Federer beat…

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Roger Federer: Tennis star cries after Maradona calls him all-time greatest – Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG
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Roger Federer: Tennis star cries after Maradona calls him all-time greatest – Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG

13 hours ago 3307 views by  Rahaman Abiola – Roger Federer has been hailed as the greatest of all time by Argentina football idol Diego Maradona- Maradona’s emotional compliment to the Swiss tennis star reduced him to tears- Federer is set to play an exhibition match against German star Alexander Zverev Tennis superstar, Roger Federer,…

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Roger Federer left in tears by Diego Maradona’s emotional message calling him ‘the greatest’ during exhib – talkSPORT.com
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Roger Federer left in tears by Diego Maradona’s emotional message calling him ‘the greatest’ during exhib – talkSPORT.com

Praise By Jake Bacon 21st November 2019, 11:50 am Tennis legend Roger Federer broke down in tears following an emotional message from Diego Maradona. The former Barcelona and Argentina star was invited to watch Federer, who is playing a series of exhibition matches with Alexander Zverev in a tour of South America, but could not…

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Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic’s astounding longevity in numbers – Express.co.uk
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Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic’s astounding longevity in numbers – Express.co.uk

Rafael Nadal is the year-end No 1 (Image: GETTY)Despite the incredibly high standards they have set, the stranglehold over men’s tennis by Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic remains a remarkable achievement.This week, Nadal was crowned year-end No 1 for the fifth time in his career after a season-long battle with Djokovic.It is the…

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Roger Federer explains what he needs to do in 2020 to compete with Nadal and Djokovic – Express
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Roger Federer explains what he needs to do in 2020 to compete with Nadal and Djokovic – Express

Roger Federer insists he can compete for title again in 2020 (Image: GETTY)Roger Federer insists he is excited for 2020 despite finishing 2019 with disappointment at the ATP Finals – but stresses that he needs to keep his levels up to compete with his rivals over the next 2 months.Federer was knocked out in the…

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ATP Finals 2019: Roger Federer hails next generation of tennis stars after defeat to Stefanos Tsitsipas – The Independent
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ATP Finals 2019: Roger Federer hails next generation of tennis stars after defeat to Stefanos Tsitsipas – The Independent

Roger Federer admitted the young guns could be finally catching up with the old guard after Stefanos Tsitsipas ended his bid for a seventh ATP Finals title. For only the third time in 16 years the final of the season-ending tournament in London will not feature at least one of the ‘big three’ after 21-year-old…

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Evergreen Roger Federer going nowhere after perfect revenge mission against Novak Djokovic at ATP Finals – Evening Standard
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Evergreen Roger Federer going nowhere after perfect revenge mission against Novak Djokovic at ATP Finals – Evening Standard

Roger Federer is 38. Yet somehow, when you say it out loud and look at him at the same time, the sentence doesn’t make sense.  It’s true that some athletes don’t know when their time is up. It might be when they are 30, 35 or even 40, depending on what sport they belong to.…

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Roger Federer aims subtle shot at Novak Djokovic after denying him year-end No 1 spot – Express
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Roger Federer aims subtle shot at Novak Djokovic after denying him year-end No 1 spot – Express

Roger Federer said Novak Djokovic would not have had a chance of becoming year-end No 1 if he had beaten him at Wimbledon.Federer moved through to the semi-finals of the ATP Finals after produced an excellent display at the O2 Arena over Djokovic.The Swiss served superbly, dropping just four points on his second serve and…

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Roger Federer released ‘frustration’ in wild celebrations after beating Novak Djokovic – Express
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Roger Federer released ‘frustration’ in wild celebrations after beating Novak Djokovic – Express

Express. Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. Roger Federer put in a stellar performance to defeat Novak Djokovic and progress to the semi-finals of the ATP Finals.PUBLISHED: PUBLISHED: 06:00, Fri, Nov 15, 2019 Roger Federer celebrated wildly after defeating Novak Djokovic in a thrilling ATP Finals contest on Thursday.And four-time mixed doubles Grand Slam…

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Roger Federer succumbed Novak Djokovic to ‘air of resignation in third game’ at ATP Finals – Express
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Roger Federer succumbed Novak Djokovic to ‘air of resignation in third game’ at ATP Finals – Express

Express. Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. Roger Federer crushed Novak Djokovic in straight sets at the ATP Finals to ensure Rafael Nadal finishes the year as World No 1.PUBLISHED: 14:37, Fri, Nov 15, 2019 | UPDATED: 14:37, Fri, Nov 15, 2019 Roger Federer crushed Novak Djokovic at the ATP Finals (Image: GETTY)Novak Djokovic…

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Roger Federer delivers masterclass in win over Novak Djokovic at ATP finals – The Guardian
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Roger Federer delivers masterclass in win over Novak Djokovic at ATP finals – The Guardian

Between meekly losing his opening match against Dominic Thiem and then being constantly reminded this week of one of the most heartbreaking moments of his career, his bitter defeat by Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon final, Roger Federer had plenty of reason to doubt as he prepared to face Djokovic on Thursday night. Instead, the…

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Roger Federer beats Novak Djokovic at 2019 ATP Finals in London – BBC News
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Roger Federer beats Novak Djokovic at 2019 ATP Finals in London – BBC News

Roger Federer beat Novak Djokovic to reach his 16th semi-final in 17 appearances at the season-ending eventRoger Federer moved into the ATP Finals last four at the expense of Novak Djokovic with a scintillating win over his great rival at the O2 Arena.Swiss third seed Federer, 38, won 6-4 6-3 in a round-robin match which…

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