Roger Federer (8th) puts first at Wimbledon. He plays his presentation match against the Frenchman Adrien Mannarino (41 °), a rival he already faced in London in the round of 16 of the 2018 edition, and from the start, His Majesty has already shown his quality.
In the first game of the match, the Swiss brought all his magic to an excellent point. He attacked the crotch of his rival and then ended up closing with a exquisite drive inverted by the parallel to take all the applause from the All England.
Federer and a brutal starter winner against Mannarino.
A return that only he can make said present in the Cathedral. Federer took a surprising shot and then left the Frenchman with no options at the net.
The Swiss, flawless against Mannarino at Wimbledon.
Does anyone have a better one-handed backhand than Roger? One of his favorite weapons undoubtedly. Pure world number 8 exquisiteness to display his hierarchy on Center Court.
Winner a la Roger in the Cathedral itself.
Federer, the one who makes the difficult easy. With extreme simplicity he used the serve and volley manual and he got the point.
Great resolution of the Swiss against Mannarino at Wimbledon.
Mannarino did not shrink from the legend and rose to the occasion. He maintained his serve, and did not even have break points against him, he pressed the accelerator in the tiebreak and stole the set from the winner of 20 Grand Slam trophies.
The Frenchman was up to the task and took the set in a tiebreaker.