Three years after Federer celebrated his Grand Slam 20!


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Three years after Federer celebrated his Grand Slam 20!

At the 2018 Australian Open, Roger Federer once again added another historic title in what was his 20th in Grand Slam tournaments.

The Swiss defeated the Croatian Marin Cilic 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 3-6 and 6-1, in three hours and three minutes, to win the Australian Open for the sixth time and add his twentieth Grand Slam title.

Only the Americans Margaret Court, with 24 greats, Serena Williams, with 23 and the German Steffi Graf, with 22, surpass Federer in the list of Grand Slam achieved. It should be noted that in 2020 Rafael Nadal came to equal him with the obtaining of a new Roland Garros.

These are all his Grand Slam titles:

.1. Wimbledon 2003 – Champion (defeated Philippoussis)
.2. Australian Open 2004 – Champion (to Safin)
.3. Wimbledon 2004 – Champion (to Roddick)
.4. US Open 2004 – Champion (to Hewitt)
.5. Wimbledon 2005 – Champion (to Roddick)
.6. US Open 2005 – Champion (to Agassi)
.7. Australian Open 2006 – Champion (to Baghdatis)
.8. Wimbledon 2006 – Champion (to Nadal)
.9. US Open 2006 – Champion (to Roddick)
10. Australian Open 2007 – Champion (to González)
11. Wimbledon 2007 – Champion (to Nadal)
12. US Open 2007 – Champion (to Djokovic)
13. US Open 2008 – Champion (to Murray)
14. Roland Garros 2009 – Champion (to Soderling)
15. Wimbledon 2009 – Champion (to Roddick)
16. Australian Open 2010 – Champion (to Murray)
17. Wimbledon 2012 – Champion (to Murray)
18. Australian Open 2017 – Champion (to Nadal)
19. Wimbledon 2017 – Champion (to Cilic)
20. Australian Open 2018 – Champion (to Cilic)

At 36 years and 5 months, he was the oldest champion in a Major after 46 years. Today at 39 and a few weeks after returning to the circuit after a long inactivity, tennis awaits him with open arms. To continue writing the sports pages. The living history of tennis.


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