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Factbox: Roger Federer Records and Milestones | Tennis News


The following is a list of records and milestones achieved by Roger Federer after the great Swiss tennis player said he would retire from tennis after this month Laver Cup:
* Won 20 Grand Slam titles, second only Rafael Nadal (22) and Novak Djokovic (21).
* Won 103 titles, second only to Jimmy Connors’ Open Era record of 109.
* Won 1,251 singles fights, second in the Open Era behind Connors’ 1,274.
* For several consecutive weeks at number one in the world (237).
* The oldest player to hold the number one position in the rankings (36 years, 320 days).

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* Most Wimbledon title for a men’s singles tennis player (8).
* Oldest male tennis player to win Wimbledon (35 years 342 days in 2017).
* Never taking a break in his career, he played 1,526 singles matches (1,251 matches) and 223 doubles matches (131 matches).
* The only player to win two Grand Slams five times in a row – Wimbledon 2003-07 and US Open 2004-08.
* The only player to reach 10 consecutive Grand Slam finals (2005-06). He has played 31 finals, one less than Novak Djokovic’s record of 32.
* The only player to reach all four Grand Slam finals in the same calendar year three times (2006, 2007 and 2009).
* Holds Open Era records for longest winning streak on grass (65) and all-time record on hard courts (56).
* Only men have won at least 10 titles on clay, grass and hard courts.
* Won 24 consecutive ATP Tour finals (2003-05).
* Holding the record for most titles (6) at the year-end Tour Finals, the tournament features only players ranked in the top eight.





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