The question made Roger Federer smile. Nothing particularly amusing about asking how he adjusts from playing mostly night matches in the US Open’s early rounds to the daytime starts at the end. But the assumption behind the query was cause for delight.
Roger Federer won his 80th career title and sixth at the Cincinnati Masters, beating David Ferrer 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 to cast himself as a title favorite for the US Open.
World number three Roger Federer defeated eighth seeded Andy Murray 6-3, 7-5 to reach the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Friday.
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga won the Toronto Masters on Sunday with a 7-5, 7-6 (7/3) victory over Roger Federer, two years after a freak collision with a fire hydrant derailed his Canadian campaign.
Roger Federer advanced to the Rogers Cup final Saturday night, beating Spain’s Feliciano Lopez 6-3, 6-4 to set up a match against upset-happy Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.