Rafael Nadal on his rivalry with Roger Federer: It has always been very healthy in every way since the beginning of everything, from that moment we first met in 2002 in Wimbledon

Rafael Nadal recalled his rivalry with Roger Federer in a recent interview with spanish radio station onda Cero. He said that he and the Swiss had always had a healthy appreciation for each other from the very beginning. In the end it's leaving someone who has entertained, moved & inspired many people in the world.
#RafaelNadal #Cero #Swiss #Wimbledon #News #Sports #Tennis


2 days ago

Federer's last opponent's ruthless response after denying Swiss legend Laver Cup

Team Europe reunited the Big Four for the first time ever on ATP tour. But the 20-time grand slam winner was denied the glory twice. He lost the doubles before team world scripted a turnaround on the final day of the event.
#Federer #HindustanTimes #Swiss #Cup #Europe #News #Sports #Tennis


2 days ago

Nadal reveals Federer memento from epic battle after Swiss legend's retirement

Rafael Nadal revealed a unique memento he had asked for from Roger Federer after one of their epic battles. The pair have played each other 40 times on ATP tour over the last two decades.
#Nadal #TennisNews #Swiss #News #Sports #Tennis


2 days ago

Carlos Alcaraz shared a touching greeting for Roger Federer

The world's best tennis players are the current number one in the world. In the last few hours, the Swiss champion said goodbye to the world of tennis. He ended his amazing career with 20 Slams title, of which 8 Wimbledon titles.
#CarlosAlcaraz #Swiss #Slam #News #Sports #Tennis


2 days ago

Roger Federer Slam dominance: better than Nadal and Djokovic

The Swiss champion has won twenty Grand Slam titles, eight of which are Wimbledon. 103 total titles, behind only Jimmy Connors, number one in the world for 310 weeks. No one, even the two youngest rivals, namely Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, have managed to take away.
#RogerFederer #Swiss #GrandSlam #News #Sports #Tennis


5 days ago

Roger Federer retires: Ranking his 5 most memorable matches

Swiss tennis great has drawn curtains to his glorious tennis career. He played his final match during the 2022 laver cup alongside Rafael Nadal of Spain in a doubles match. Here, we present his five most memorable matches to date.
#RafaelNadal #Swiss #Spain #News #Sports #Tennis


5 days ago

'Roger Federer was at 60-70% at Wimbledon 2021,' Ivan Ljubicic says

The Swiss lost 21 points in 15 service games and broke his rival five times to set the quarter-final clash with Hubert Hurkacz. In one of his worst ever performances at Wimbledon, Federer took only 15 points in the third set to experience a bagel and hit the exit door in the worst possible way.
#HubertHurkacz #Swiss #Wimbledon #News #Sports #Tennis


6 days ago

On this day: Roger Federer enters ATP ranking list at 16

The 16-year-old was ranked 803rd at Switzerland 1 Masters Satellites. He lost in the qualifying round of the ATP event in Gstaad in 1997. The young Swiss is the oldest world no.1 in ATP history.
#RogerFederer #ATP #Swiss #Gstaad #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

Swiss central bank lifts rate out of negative territory

The central bank said it was raising its policy rate by 0.75 percentage points to 0.5 percent. The move was needed to counter the renewed rise in inflationary pressure and the spread of inflation to goods and services less affected.
#Swiss #News #Business #Economy


1 weeks ago

Swiss central bank hikes interest rate as inflation pressures hit hard

The 75 basis point hike follows an increase to -0.25% on June 16, which was the first rate rise in 15 years. It comes after inflation in Switzerland hit 3.5% last month - its highest rate in three decades.
#Swiss #Switzerland #News #Business #Economy


1 weeks ago

"Wait for it to pass" - Toni Nadal on advice given to Rafael Nadal when playing Federer

From 2005 through 2008, Rafael Nadal prevented the Swiss Maestro from completing the Calendar Slam three times in a row. He also touched what he told him when facing him: "there will be times when he will make you feel very inferior. Keep fighting and wait for the storm to pass"
#RafaelNadal #Swiss #CalendarSlam #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

Roger Federer has a record that Nadal and Djokovic cannot beat

Roger Federer has a record of 369 victories in the main draw of the men's grand Slam tournaments. He announced on Thursday 15 September his retirement from a tennis that has scored perhaps more than anyone else in this new millennium. It is the first victory of the Swiss phenomenon in a Grand Slam tournament.
#RogerFederer #Slam #Swiss #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

They showed Roger Federer on the big screen in Boston & the whole crowd erupted like I've never heard, I can only imagine what it'll be like when he’s on the team and enters the court: Casper Ruud

The world no. 2 will compete at the laver cup in London as part of team Europe. He said that the crowd erupted after seeing him on the big screen. The Swiss will be eager to mesmerize the crowd for one final time.
#RogerFederer #Swiss #London #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

Daniil Medvedev speaks extremely highly of Roger Federer

Medvedev and Federer clashed for the first time at the 2018 Shanghai Masters. The Swiss claimed a 6-4 4-6 6-4 victory over the Russian. He also defeated Medvdev in Basel (2018) and the Miami Masters (2019)
#Medvedev #ShanghaiMasters #Swiss #Basel #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

Cincinnati Flashback: Roger Federer conquers milestone title

Roger Federer beats David Ferrer 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 in an hour and 42 minutes to lift the 80th ATP title. The Swiss had to wait two years before picking up the next big title in Cincinnati 2014. He was only the third player in the era to achieve that.
#RogerFederer #Swiss #Cincinnati #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

When Roger Federer ended his 23-match winning streak

Roger Federer lost for the first time in 24 matches in Cincinnati in 2004. The Swiss beat Dominik Hrbaty 1-6, 7-6 6-4 in an hour and 50 minutes. Federer became the first player since Bjorn Borg in 1979 with three consecutive titles on three different surfaces.
#RogerFederer #Swiss #Cincinnati #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

'I liked kind of the classiness of Roger Federer', says ATP ace

Ben Shelton, 19, is the latest tennis player to speak about his admiration for Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. Growing up, Shelton admired Federer in many ways, as he considered the Swiss to be the perfect example of how to behave on and off the court. Shelton is one of America's most promising talents, having reached two Challenger finals this summer as well as the last 16 of the Cincinnati Masters.
#BenShelton #ATP #Swiss #Challenger #America #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

Russia threatens legal action against Swiss daily for publishing Putin's image as a clown

Neue Zürcher Zeitung published a picture of Vladimir Putin with a clown nose and rainbow makeup. The article discussed the role of memes and digital messaging in Russia's invasion of Ukraine. Earlier, the image was also shared on Twitter with the hashtag #PutinWarCriminal. The Russian embassy in Switzerland also published a letter on its website denoting the Editor-in-Chief of the Zurich newspaper.
#VladimirPutin #NeueZürcherZeitung #Russian #Swiss #Russia #LawGovernment #Government #News


2 months ago

The highest railway station in Europe

In August 1893, Swiss industrialist Adolf Guyer-Zeller decided to build a railway that would lead up to the peak of the 4,158-meter (13,641 ft) Jungfrau. The first successful climb to the summit did not take place until 1811, and the railway line was intended to make it more widely accessible. It took 16 years from the breaking of the ground to the completion of the route.
#AdolfGuyerZeller #HindustanTimes #Swiss #Jungfrau #Travel #TouristDestinations


2 months ago

Where does Djokovic stand in all-time Grand Slam list with Nadal & Federer post Wimbledon?

Novak Djokovic won his first Grand Slam of 2022 at Wimbledon on Sunday. Serbian tennis star defeated unseeded Australian Nick Kyrgios 3-6, 6-3,. 6-4, 7-6 to win his seventh Wimbledon title in a row. Rafael Nadal is the most accomplished player on the list with 22 Grand Slams in his career. The 35-year-old has overtaken the legendary Swiss player Roger Federer, who has won 20 Slams.
#NovakDjokovic #GrandSlam #Serbian #Sports #IndividualSports #RacquetSports


2 months ago