Roger Federer BioReal Name:
Personal LifeDate of Birth :
8 August 1981Age (as in 2019) :
37 Years Birthplace :
Basel, Switzerland Zodiac sign :
Swiss, South African Net Worth :
Diana FedererMarital Status :
Lenny Federer (2014), Leo Federer (2014)Daughter:
Myla Rose Federer (2009), Charlene Riva Federer (2009)
Physical Stats & MoreHeight (approx.) :
185 cm (in centimeters), 1.85 m, 6’ 1” (in feet inches)Weight (approx.):
85 kg, 187 lbs (in pounds)Eye Colour:
Dark BrownHair Colour:
Roger Federer Bio
Roger Federer is a professional Swiss Tennis player. He is one of the best tennis players in history; he has won exceptionable yet remarkable 20 singles Grand Slam championships. He is ranked number 3 player by the Association of Tennis Professionals.
Roger Federer was born on August 8, 1981 in Basel, Switzerland. His father Robert Federer and mother Lynette Federer both worked as Pharmaceutical company employee. He is the youngest child to his parents and has one elder sister named Diana. Federer was grew up and raised around French and German borders on places Birsfeldon, Riehen etc. From the very childhood, Federer was interested in watching and playing sports, he played football, badminton, basketball etc. Federer started playing tennis at young age. At the age of ten, his coach was Adolf Kacovsky. At the age of 14, he won Wimbledon Junior singles championship. He was said to be born with racket in hand, he used to be very aggressive in tennis court in his young days and has the spark of becoming the best of his kind.
Roger Federer debut his career in Tennis at the age 18 years, being the youngest player in history at that time. He played for Switzerland in tournament for Swiss Davis Cup in the year 1999. In the subsequent year, 2000 he competed at Sydney Olympics 2000, and managed a bronze medal. Roger’s grew along the time, in 2001 his victory against Pete Sampras to reach quarter finals became noticeable. 2003 was very special for Roger Federer; he won his first grand slam at Wimbledon. He was ranked number 6 player in world. In 2004 Federer won his “Australian Open” and first “US Open”, he won 11 tournaments out of 17 in 2004, and was declared as the best tennis player that year.
Likewise the previous year he continued to perform well in 2005 as well, he bagged Wimbledon, US Open. In2006, he became the only player to win Wimbledon, US Open, Australian Open back to back for three years in a row. He also reached the finals of French open in 2006. In 2007 he won his 10thGrand Slam Title. In 2007 he became the second male player to capture five consecutive Wimbledon titles. In 2008, he lost his Wimbledon title to Nadal, but he won doubles gold medal along with Stanislas Wawrinka in 2008 Beijing Olympics. 2009 prove to be successful year for Federer; he won his first French open tournament. He has won championship in all 4 Grand Slam Titles. Federer continues to win Wimbledon in 2010 to 2012. In 2012 London Olympics Federer lost from Murray and only managed to win silver medal. Unable to perform in 2013, due to injuries, in 2014 he won Davis Cup for Switzerland, but lost Wimbledon that year and following year. In 2016, he didn’t perform due to his persistent knee injury. In 2018 Roger Federer won his sixth career Australian Open singles title.
Roger Federer married his longtime girlfriend and former professional tennis player Mirka Vavrinec in 2009. They both met each other during 2000 Sydney Olympics while playing for Switzerland. The couple together has four children, a set of two identical twins. Roger Federer at present resides with his family in Bottmingen, Switzerland.
Roger Federernet worth is estimated to be $480 million.