For a moment there all seemed lost for Roger Federer, but he managed to come back from losing the first two sets against Gael Monfils and reach the US Open semifinal for the first time in three years. Marin Cilic is next, and there’s probably a Novak Djokovic battle waiting for him in the potential final. However, the world’s greatest living Tennis player is still on the right path to make it an 18th Grand Slam victory. More
It’s been an easy road for Roger Federer so far in the 2014 US Open, and it’s not that difficult of a journey, at least to the final, and maybe his 18th Grand Slam title. Gael Monfils is next, and after him maybe Tomas Berdych or Marin Cilic, which means there quite an opening for the greatest player in the history of the game, 33 of age, to reach the final of the tournament for the first time in five years. More
A few lower seeded players like Stanislas Wawrinka and Fernando Verdasco ended their Wimlbedon experience early today to some surprise. The big guns, primarily Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray, didn’t have too many problems. More
Roger Federer advances to the 2009 Roland Garros Semi’s, beating Gael Monfils in straight sets and leaving the French Open without a local champion yet again. More
Besides Novak Djokovic winning the Australian Open in 2008, it seems the Slams in the past few years have belonged almost completely to Roger Federer and, more and more, Rafael Nadal—but not much besides those two.
Federer’s decline seems much more obvious this year, while Nadal, although winning three out of the last four grand slams, seems beatable off the clay, if he’s played correctly. Things seem a bit more open, and more players can join the chase for the big titles, even those who haven’t won one in their career.
Here’s my list of the best six players today without a Slam title and their future chances of winning one. More