Federer Sets Quarterfinal Record
Roger Federer easily beat Stanislas Wawrinka 6-3, 6-2, 7-5 to reach his 28th consecutive Grand Slam quarterfinal. Federer will next play either Gael Monfils or David Ferrer. Novak Djokovic had an easier time than some people expected with Richard Gasquet. Djokovic won 6-4, 6-4, 6-2.
Jelena Jankovic lost to defending champion Francesca Schiavone in three sets 6-3, 2-6, 6-4.
After losing the 2008 Wimbledon final, Roger Federer’s critics called it a career. He was finished and wouldn’t win another Slam. That lasted all of 2 months. Federer beat Andy Murray for the US Open title in September. Federer did lose the Australian Open title and broke down in the trophy presentation. Roger fought through [...]
Borna Coric of Croatia reacts after winning his match against Spain's Rafael Nadal at the Swiss Indoors ATP tennis tournament in Basel October 24, 2014. ? Reuters pic BASEL, Oct 25 ? Rafael Nadal suffered a 6-2, 7-6 (7/4) loss in the quarter-finals of the Swiss Indoors to teenager Borna Coric yesterday and then shut down his season to undergo appendix surgery.
Serena Williams of the US reacts after winning a point against Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki during their semifinal match at the WTA tennis finals in Singapore, Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. Williams defeated Wozniacki 2-6 6-3 7-6.