Roger Federer: The Greatest

Roger Federer: The Greatest

Chris Bowers


Roger Federer is a legend not just on this planet of tennis but in addition within the wider carrying enviornment. With a record-breaking tally of sixteen Grand Slam titles to his identify, he indicates no signal of slowing down and in 2010 additional one other Australian Open win to his assortment, in addition to taking the trophy within the end-of-season ATP all over the world travel Finals in London. This authoritative and affectionate biography lines the increase of Federer, from his first tentative strokes with a tennis racket to how he handled being despatched away to a coaching academy the place he struggled to speak in a French-speaking a part of Switzerland; and the way he dealt with the unexpected loss of life of his first genuine trainer and mentor. It appears at his improvement as a sportsman and the way he has matured right into a relations guy together with his marriage to Mirka Vavrinec and the beginning in their dual ladies. It additionally examines how Roger bounced again from arguably probably the most not easy classes of his occupation as, following a significant affliction and a dip in shape, his run of successive Wimbledon championship wins was once ended and he used to be toppled from the #1 spot by means of his long-time rival Rafael Nadal. In attribute type, Federer silenced his critics by means of successful the French Open name for the 1st time, reclaiming his Wimbledon crown and finishing 2009 on the no 1 place for the 5th time.

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