Roger Federer beat the American youngster Tiafoe in the Basel opener that played in Swiss Indoors, that is the hometown of Basel. Basel beat Tiafoe by 6-1, 6-3 with a classic performance.
About Roger Federer
Roger Federer is a World’s No. 2 ranked Swiss TENNIS player in men’s singles tennis. He started in 1998 and from 2001 till 2016 he was continuously in the top 10 ranking. There are some records of his name :
- Roger has won 19 Grand Slam singles titles.
- Roger has held the world No. 1 spot in the ATP rankings for a record total of 302 weeks.
- He has won five consecutive US Open titles and one French Open title.
- He has won ATP World Tour Finals and playing in the finals at all nine ATP Masters 1000 tournaments.
- He has also won an Olympic gold medal in doubles with Stan Wawrinka at the 2008 Summer Olympic Games
- Olympic silver medallist in singles at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. Representing Switzerland, Federer was a part of the 2001 winning Hopman Cup team and the 2014 winning Davis Cup team.