1. What Roger Federer's Performance in Dubai Means for Rest of the Season

    The aging process has not always been kind to Roger Federer , but an auspicious start to 2014 has produced a version of the Swiss more characteristic of yesteryear than last year...

    Abbey Chase Written by Abbey Chase about 5 months ago 4,093 reads 29 comments

  2. Roger Federer, Grigor Dimitrov and Winners and Losers of the Week in Tennis

    Roger Federer made front-page news with wins over Novak Djokovic and Tomas Berdych on his way to claiming the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Champions...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 5 months ago 6,266 reads 76 comments

  3. Roger Federer vs. Tomas Berdych: Recap, Results from Dubai Championships 2014

    After nearly nine months without a singles title, Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer ended the drought on Saturday by defeating Tomas Berdych 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 in the Dubai Tennis ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 13,130 reads 23 comments

  4. Roger Federer vs. Novak Djokovic Produces Epic 26-Shot Rally in Dubai

    Roger Federer upset Novak Djokovic to win their semi-final clash in Dubai on Friday, recovering from a set down to do so...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 5 months ago 8,178 reads 6 comments

  5. Roger Federer's Win over Novak Djokovic Means Nothing Without Dubai Title

    Roger Federer picked up his biggest win in recent memory on Friday when he defeated world No. 2 Novak Djokovic at the Dubai Tennis Championships, but Federer needs to close the deal with a title in order to truly make progress...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 5,166 reads 31 comments

  6. Federer vs Djokovic: Win in Dubai Shows Roger Federer Is Still a Top Contender

    By the end of last season, it seemed as though Roger Federer was done with being a contender at major tournaments. However, the legendary player proved once again that he should not be counted out, with a win over Novak Djokovic ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 3,982 reads 28 comments

  7. Why Dubai Tennis Championships Will Be an Important Test for Roger Federer

    Roger Federer is ready to set the tone for the rest of the year at the Dubai Tennis Championships. The speedy courts will be an ideal test for his more aggressive approach, backed by tennis coach Stefan Edberg...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 5 months ago 7,088 reads 42 comments

  8. Roger Federer Hits Between-the-Legs Trick Shot to Win Point in Dubai

    Roger Federer made light work of Benjamin Becker, his first-round opponent in Dubai, and when even his between-the-leg "tweener" shots were coming off, it's not hard to see why...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 5 months ago 8,227 reads 8 comments

  9. Hilarious Pics of People Who Thought They Met a Famous Athlete

    There is nothing like taking a picture with an actual celebrity, sidling up to the famous as if you went back years. Well, there is something similar, because you could always take a photo with someone who isn't famous...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 5 months ago 30,686 reads 5 comments

  10. Ideal Finals Matchups for Each Remaining 2014 Grand Slam

    Tennis has a lot to look forward to with three more Grand Slam opportunities in 2014. Stars like Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic look to get back to the winner's circle in the ATP...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 6 months ago 35,503 reads 124 comments

  11. Roger Federer, Maria Sharapova and the Winners and Losers of the Week in Tennis

    February tennis is a smorgasbord of Davis Cup , mid-level tournaments and calculated appearances from stars like Roger Federer . But there are always shifting scenes in the world of tennis that set up bigger tournaments ahead...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 6 months ago 15,327 reads 33 comments

  12. How Humility Will Help Roger Federer in 2014

    Roger Federer has long been followed by signs reading, "Shh...genius at work." He may want to start replacing those signs with ones simply stating, "Shh.....

    Jeffrey Ruth Written by Jeffrey Ruth about 6 months ago 13,616 reads 107 comments

  13. Why Roger Federer's Faith in New Coach Stefan Edberg Will Pay Off

    Roger Federer and Stefan Edberg just feels right. There is everything to like about these two champions. They are generations apart, but they are standards who personify grace and imagination on the tennis court...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 6 months ago 26,785 reads 200 comments

  14. Predicting the Biggest Risers and Fallers in the ATP Rankings in 2014

    Updating the 2014 ATP rankings is fittingly a computer's job. Its cold, calculating database is no respecter of Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic any more than it is for Andreas Seppi or Donald Young...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 6 months ago 10,611 reads 63 comments

  15. Lionel Messi Tries Cricket, Roger Federer Tries Sumo Wrestling in New Ad

    Lionel Messi and Roger Federer have teamed up for a new Gilette advert showcasing their ability at all kinds of different sports...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 6 months ago 9,196 reads 8 comments

  16. Australian Open 2014: Men's Tournament Suggests Major Changes Coming for Tennis

    One Grand Slam title does not make an elite tennis player. Just ask Juan Martin del Potro , who has never achieved the same prestige as his men's tennis contemporaries in the ...

    Alex Espinoza Written by Alex Espinoza about 6 months ago 13,165 reads 31 comments

  17. Roger Federer Faces Uphill Battle to Remain Among Tennis' Big 4

    Time waits for no man, and Roger Federer 's spot among tennis' elite seems like it's slipping away. There's a lot of discussion about the big four in men's tennis...

    Alex Espinoza Written by Alex Espinoza about 6 months ago 5,419 reads 45 comments

  18. Roger Federer Will Build Off Strong Showing at 2014 Australian Open

    "I still feel my best tennis is only ahead of me right now." Those were the words of Roger Federer , via ESPN Tennis on Twitter, after a straight-set defeat to Rafael Nadal ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 6 months ago 2,763 reads 8 comments

  19. Will Injuries Derail Rafael Nadal's Quest to Be the Greatest of All Time?

    The 2014 Australian Open might best represent the ambiguities in pronouncing Rafael Nadal as the greatest player of all time. His career has been filled with periods of invincible play and breathtaking triumph...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 6 months ago 11,968 reads 151 comments

  20. Power Ranking the Top 20 Men's Players After the 2014 Australian Open

    The first Grand Slam of 2014 is in the books, and Stanislas Wawrinka is the toast of men's tennis after capturing the Australian Open title in impressive fashion over world No. 1 Rafael Nadal...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 25,279 reads 20 comments

  21. Australian Open 2014: Nadal Defeat Is Federer's Most Demoralizing Loss

    In his post-match press conference, Roger Federer said he felt encouraged by his 2014 Australian Open results and remained optimistic about the coming season despite losing in straight sets to Rafael Nadal in the semifinal...

    Andy Luse Written by Andy Luse about 6 months ago 7,406 reads 14 comments

  22. Roger Federer Has Plenty Left in Tank After Disappointing Exit at Aussie Open

    Believe it or not, Roger Federer 's loss to Rafael Nadal in the semifinals at the 2014 Australian Open bodes well for the Swiss star as the new season gets underway...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 6 months ago 2,460 reads 14 comments

  23. Roger Federer Should Be Encouraged by His Australian Open Performance

    He didn't win, but Roger Federer's run at the 2014 Australian Open was a testament to hard work, persistence and unrivaled dedication. Making it to the semifinals of the year's first Grand Slam should bode well for Fed the rest of the year...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 6 months ago 1,272 reads 4 comments

  24. Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal: Top Takeaways from Australian Open Battle

    Rafael Nadal made quick work of Roger Federer at the Australian Open Semifinals, earning a straight-set victory by a score of 7-6, 6-3, 6-3...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 901 reads 4 comments

  25. Rafael Nadal Puts Nail in Coffin of Roger Federer Rivalry with Aussie Open Win

    This chapter of the rivalry was supposed to be different. Roger Federer had been playing brilliant tennis over the last two weeks, and it was, it seemed, a golden chance for the aging star to renew his rivalry against nemesis Rafael Nadal...

    Lindsay Gibbs Written by Lindsay Gibbs about 6 months ago 19,406 reads 84 comments