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Roger Federer

Tennis Star

Net Worth $ 300 Million
Winner of the Wimbledon 2012 single
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  • Birthday8th Aug, 81
  • Birth PlaceSwitzerland
  • Marital statusMarried
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Roger Federer (Winner of Wimbledon 2012 men), the greatest tennis player of all time set his focus on becoming numero uno during his childhood only. As someone who considers players like Pete Sampras, Stefan Edberg and Boris Becker as major inspiration and later influences on his career later paid them highest tributes by bettering all their records one by one. He now holds a huge number of Professional Men's Tennis records, which include, 16 Grand slam wins, Career Slam, most consecutive weeks as world number 1. most consecutive Grand Slam Finals and at the 2011 US Open he reached a record 30th consecutive Grand Slam quarterfinal. He is the only male player in tennis history to have reached the title match of each Grand Slam tournament at least 5 times. Former world number 1 Jimmy Conner once perfectly summed up the versatility and dominance of Federer, " "In an era of specialists, you're either a clay court specialist, a grass court specialist, or a hard court specialist...or you're Roger Federer."" he was named the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year for a record four consecutive years (2005–2008). Outside tennis court where he is King, Roger is a very simple person and prefers to dine at simple restaurants and waits in line like general public. The Swiss Maestro is known for his humbleness and his respect for other sportsmen and fellow rivals and even ""Rafael Nadal"" with whom he forms the greatest tennis rivalry of all time, is his best friend. The champion once said, “I’m just a normal guy and all my winning shots were just “lucky.” The same simplicity is also visible in Maestro's lifestyle as well, where despite enjoying basic luxuries he has never been gaudy or conspicuous consumer. owns simple and elegant upper middle class houses and apartments and only frequent flying schedule due to matches around the globe has forced him to buy a private jet. He married his long time girlfriend Mirka in 2009 and has two twin daughters with her. FedEx is also known for his humanitarian work and was named 2010 Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum in recognition of his leadership, accomplishments and contributions to society.

Quotes

  • "Every match I go into, I'm the huge favorite. I lose a set and it's, like, crazy."
  • "Many people take away things from Sampras because he never won the French, saying his career was not complete, which I totally disagree with. I think he had the best career of any player ever."
  • "I'm not angry. As an athlete ... you should be open to criticism, and you're allowed to be criticized, because not everybody has the same opinion, not everybody likes the same players. The rankings are quite volatile: Today you're 'great,' tomorrow you're 'not,' but then you're 'great' again. It makes for great stories. Now, I always look at the long term and by doing that, obviously, I can stay calm through the storm."
  • "The grass is one part, it being at the Holy Grail of tennis is the second one. London, if you see how successful this World Tour Finals is, how successful Wimbledon is, how much tennis is liked in this country - all these things make this a very, very special place to play tennis."
  • I can't stay No. 1 for fifty years, you know. We'll see what happens.
  • “I like to play against guys who have beaten me, especially early in the career, try to get them back."
  • “I definitely need to use my chances when they come because definitely there won't be many.”
  • “This doesn't happen every day so you better enjoy this moment. ”
  • “It was more of giving him a taste of what he had given me."

Did you know?

  • He was beaten by Rafael Nadal 6-1, 6-3, 6-0 at the 2008 French Open final, one of the worst defeat for a top seeded player.
  • Special edition stamp by Swiss Post (2007, as the first person still alive).
  • He holds both Swiss and South African citizenships.
  • Federer and Nadal met each other everytime between 2006 to 2008 French Open and Wimbledon final.
  • Federer has played 10 consecutive grand slam final.
  • Federer has won a record five ATP World Tour Finals (tied first all-time) and 17 ATP Masters Series tournaments (tied second all-time).
  • Federer is the only male player in tennis history to have reached the Finals of each Grand Slam tournament at least 5 times.
  • Two days after winning his first Wimbledon, he was presented with a 1,760 lb. milking cow he named "Juliette" as a gift from tournament organizers in Gstaad, Switzerland.
  • He was named as a 2010 Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum in recognition of his leadership, accomplishments and contributions to society.
  • Federer has won six Wimbledon titles, which is second only to Sampras and Renshaw's seven Wimbledon titles.
  • Federer is the only male player to be seeded first at 18 consecutive Grand Slam tournaments from 2004 French Open to 2008 Wimbledon.

Family & relationships

Roger Federer Estates and Homes (3)

Roger Federer's home

Roger's Dubai apartment

Roger also owns a lavish apartment in Dubai apart from properties in Switzerland. He has chosen this location as a base of training  to get use to heat and different weather conditions from his home country Switzerland. Roger said “"I remember it was brutally hot, I think like 39 Celsius every day. But I had a good time practising, it was peace and quiet and I kind of enjoyed it here. I was like, ‘You know, I think this works well for practice and leisure’. The next thing I knew, I had an apartment." 

 Location: The lavish apartment is located in Dubai

Crap Curver villa

Crap Curver villa

Roger Federer has bought a home in the Swiss village of Valbella, part of the large Lenzerheide-Valbella ski area in the canton of Graubunden. He bought this house in 2008.

 

Location: the house is located in Swiss village of Valbella in Switzerland.


Accommodation: It’s a Swiss style Modern Chalet and also includes some surrounding land with tennis court. The house is very spacious and serene and has wood work and paneling work throughout which matches the furniture and entire focus is towards keep the spaces open and aesthetically appealing. The Swiss Alps have long been a favorite retreat of the Swiss-born tennis star.


Neighborhood: Switzerland  is home to many famous celebrities like Shania Twain, Bernie Ecclestone and Michael Schumacher.

Pentahouse apartment

Penthouse apartment

Federer owns a lakeside penthouse in Wollerau, south of Zurich, on the southeast shores of Lake Zurich which is the is the largest city in Switzerland. The place is also known for the large number of tourist every year and is a leading global city and among the world's largest financial centers. 

Roger with family

Roger with family
Pger Federer with his partner in the apartment

Prime location

Prime location
The apartment resides on prime location in Switzerland

Luxury has no limits

Luxury has no limits
Roger Federer's apartment terrace view

Roger Federer Hobbies (2)

Swimming

Swimming

Federer is an accomplished swimmer and has been spotted several times with his family on vacation enjoying the water sports. This helps him to make healthy and fit out of the tennis court as well

Tennis

Tennis

Federer considers Tennis as a major influence on his game and credits his hand eye coordination to the game. He now holds a huge number of Professional Men's Tennis records, which include, 16 Grand slam wins, Career Slam, most consecutive weeks as world number 1. most consecutive Grand Slam Finals and at the 2011 US Open he reached a record 30th consecutive Grand Slam quarterfinal. He is the only male player in tennis history to have reached the title match of each Grand Slam tournament at least 5 times

Roger Federer Autos and Cars (1)

Mercedes

Mercedes Benz SLS AMG Roadster

It is ninth most expensive street-legal car when it came, Federer owns a silver color convertible instead of a coupe version popular among celebrities. This super-car is powered by a 5.4 L supercharged V8 engine capable to produce 0-100 km/h (62 mph) in 3.2 seconds and 0-200 km/h (124 mph) in 9.6 seconds and has achieved 339 km/h (211 mph) on circuits.

Premium sporty car

Premium sporty car
Car is very beautiful and really great

Roger's Mercedes

Roger's Mercedes
Roger's white color Mercedes

Roger Federer Wedding (1)

Roger and Mirka

Roger Federer and Mirka Vavrinec were married on Easter day at the registry office in Basle on 4/11/2009. Mirka wore an enchanted white empire dress by Oscar de la Renta and Federer wore a contrasting Black suit at the marriage which was attended by close group of 39 guests.

Roger Federer

Roger Federer
Roger Federer with his partner

Beautiful wife of Roger

Beautiful wife of Roger

Roger Federer and Mirka Vavrinec

Roger Federer and Mirka Vavrinec

Roger Federer Holiday Destinations(Getaways) (3)

Swiss Mountains

Swiss mountains

Being a Swiss national, his love for Swiss mountains isn't surprising at all. He said “We, (my wife and our twin toddler daughters, and I) also get away into the mountains of Switzerland whenever possible.”
Maldives

Maldives

Federer loves Maldives and is a regular visitor there with his wife Mirka and also revealed that he prefers to swap a traditional chocolate box Christmas in the Alps for sunshine and cocktails in “paradise” (read Maldives).

Vacationing in Corsica

Corsica

The World no. 3 ranking tennis star, Roger Federar was seen vacationing in Corsica, France in July, 2010, with his family. He also took his family out for a cruise on a luxury yacht across the waters of Mediterranean. Making a perfect picture couple Federar and his wife Mirka enjoyed their time on the sandy beaches of this little oasis. Federar was also trying to be a better father to his twins as he took time off from his busy schedule and did some babysitting. Roger had chartered luxury yacht JEMS for their vacation, which itself is full of ultra opulent provisions.

The mediterranean

The mediterranean
Roger Federer showering on a yacht

Roger Federer Cause (2)

Roger Federer Foundation

Roger Federer Foundation

In 2003, Roger established his own foundation, the ‘Roger Federer Foundation’ in order to help children in South Africa who were in need of food, shelter and other basic necessities of life.

Roger supports UNICEF

UNICEF

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, UNICEF is one of world’s renowned organizations that work to make a difference for children. UNICEF is currently working with the government of Haiti and partners to improve water and sanitation in Haiti’s schools. UNICEF’s focus areas include child survival and development, basic education and gender equality and HIV/AIDS and children, and works to provide emergency assistance to different countries. Roger Federer is one of the 151 celebrities that support UNICEF.

Roger Federer Brands (4)

Roger wears Rolex

Rolex

Apart from the big names in the haute horological world, Rolex has traditionally been known as the gentlemen’s choice, owing to their sophisticated designing. Roger uses Rolex Day-Date II and Yacht-Master II.

Rolex

Rolex
Roger Federer wears Rolex
One of the most significant and proclaimed Tennis player, Roger Federer uses Nike

Nike

One of the most significant and proclaimed Tennis player, Roger Federer uses Nike as his preferred brand for all the sports accessories and footwear. Roger has been a prominent factor for Nike to survive in the tennis footwear and clothing range.

Man in blue

Man in blue

Nike

Nike
Roger Federer's favorite brand is Nike

Roger's favorite brand

Roger's favorite brand
Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz

All his cars are Mercedes-Benz which reflects his love for the automaker. This roadster boasts an exclusive array of design features and unusual appointments that boasts what the brand claim, "the driving performance to perfection.

Other dazzling highlights include the all new 'twin-blade' radiator grill which dominates the front section, the horizontal bar in the front skirt, the exterior mirrors and the spoiler are made from genuine carbon and finished with a silk-matte surface treatment.

Wilson tennis racquet

Wilson

Roger Federer plays with customised Wilson Six. Apart from that Roger Federer has also signed a lifetime agreement in 2005 with Wilson for racquets, string, tennis balls, and tennis accessories. The racquet uses by the Roger is One Tour BLX tennis racquet.

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