The legendary Swiss tennis player Roger Federer won a major tournament series of the ATP 1000 in Indian wells.
On the way to the 90 th title in his career Federer consistently beat stéphane Robert, Steve Johnson, Rafael Nadal, nick Kyrios, Jack sock, and in the final two games dealt with his compatriot and good friend Stan Wawrinka.
Due to the late break, Federer took the first game, but at the start of the second set, Wawrinka stepped up and for the first time in the match took the lead. Stan barely defended his serve, but in the fourth game has allowed Roger to make a back break. The climax of the match came in the 12th game Federer caught his opponent’s serve and a spectacular volley made the final match.
Federer is a five-time winner at the masters in Indian wells. The Swiss 25th time in his career won the tournament of series ATP 1000. This title became for eks-the first racket of the world the 90th in his career and second of the season.
“It was another fabulous week for me. I continue to return. I hope the body will allow me to continue to play. This is one of my favorite tournaments. I first came here 17 years ago. So to be here now as the champion is something amazing,” said Federer at the awards ceremony.
Thanks to the victory in Indian wells Roger Federer has earned over a million dollars in prize money and started the week in the status of the sixth racket of the world.
Stan Wawrinka (Switzerland, 3) — Roger Federer (Switzerland, 9) — 4:6, 5:7
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