Roger Federer, a Swiss professional tennis player was born on 8 August 1981 in Basel, Switzerland. Roger Federer is one of eight men to have achieved a Carrier Grand Slam. This player ranked No.4 in men’s singles tennis in 2020. He had won 20 Grand slam single titles.
Roger Federer, who turned professional in 1998, was continuously ranked in the top 10 from October 2002 – till now. He is considered to be the greatest tennis player of all time.
Roger Federer’s Physical Appearance
|Hair color||Dark brown|
Roger Federer’s Favorite Things and Hobbies
|Favorite tennis player||Pete Sampras|
|Favorite food||Italian and Japanese cuisine|
|Favorite singer||AC/DC, Lenn, Kravitz|
|Favorite holiday destination||Sardinia, Miami|
|Things love to do||Playing video games, listening to music|
|Favorite soccer||FC Basle team|
|Favorite drink||Sparkling water|
Roger Federer’s Parental life, Relationship Status
Federer’s father was a swiss named Robert Federer and his mother was on a South African named Lynette Du Rand. They both worked in a pharmaceutical company where they fall in love and then marry. At age of 11, Federer was among the top 3 junior tennis players in Switzerland. At age of 14, he becomes a national junior champion of Switzerland.
Federer met Miroslav Vavrinee ( now better known as Mirka Federer ) who was a former Women’s Tennis Association player at the 2000 Sydney Olympics. In 2002 she quit playing tennis due to her foot injury. After dating each other for several years they marry each other on 11 April 2009. Then Mirka gave birth to two identical twin girls in 2009 and twin boys in 2014.
ROGER FEDERER- Career & Awards
Roger Federer made his career peak with his determination, hard work, and focus on his game. To date, his carrier can be considered as evergreen. Federer won the Wimbledon boy’s single and double in 1998, and later this year turned professional.
In 2003, he became the first swiss man to win a Grand Slam title. In 2004, he had a world ranking of No.2 and he wins many titles this year, and one year later in 2005, he had a world ranking of No.1. He kept this ranking to him from 2005-2008.
To date, Federer has won 103 ATP singles titles including a record 20 Grand Slam singles titles, 28 ATP Masters 1000 titles, and a record 6 ATP Finals. He was also a Gold medalist in men’s doubles with Stan Wawrinka at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and silver medalist in men’s singles at the 2012 London Olympics.
Representing Switzerland, Federer won the 2014 Davis Cup and a record 3 Hopman Cup titles (2001, 2018, and 2019).
At the international level, he won 3 consecutive Laver Cup titles, 2017, 2018, and 2019 edition with Team Europe.