Roger Federer to face Milos Raonic in Brisbane final

Roger Federer,Milos Raonic, Mahela Jayawardene, Marylebone Cricket Club, 2016 Indian Super League Season, Anurag Thakur, BCCI, Champions League Schedule, Champions League T20, Cricket News India, Cricket News Live, Current Sports News, Current Sports News Headlines, England India Match, England India Test Match, England India Test Series, English Premier League Winners, Indian Cricket News, Indian Super League Table, Latest Indian Sports News, Law, Lodha Commission, Paralympics News, Perjury, Sports News Today Headlines, Today’s Cricket News, Today’s Football News, Today’s Sports News, World Chess Championship 2016, news headlines of sports, current sports news, hockey india, news headlines of sports, latest news, live cricket score,news, cricket score, ball by ball, latest news, latest news india,sports news, www.sports, live score, ipl, isl,football, soccernet, score, Top 10 Sports, Top 15 Most Popular Sports Websites, Top 5 Most Popular Sports Websites, Most Popular Sports Websites, goals,MCC, Sangakkara, MCC Honorary Life Membership, Muttiah Muralitharan, ATP , Chaminda Vaas

Image Credit:

The defending champion Roger Federer is one step away for winning his 89th ATP title in Brisbane. He entered for third consecutive time in the Brisbane final.

He will be meeting Canadian Milos Raonic in the final of the Brisbane International Final. He defeated Dominic Thiem of Austria in straight se 6-1, 6-4.

Federer with his bullet speed serve stunned the centre crowd as well his 22-year old yong opponent when he charged the 5-0 lead at the Pat Rafter Arena.

The youngster Theim struggled against the mighty Federer, he met his first horror match in the world of international tennis.

Federer addressed this victory as his “best match” of the tournament.

“I really thought I hit the ball very well,” the evergreen 34-year-old, lathered in sweat from the muggy Brisbane heat, said in a courtside interview. “I’m very excited to be back in the final again… It’s a great start to the season and I’m very happy.”

Earlier in the first semi-final Raonic won the battle of big servers against the local rival Tomic 7-6(5) 7-6(5)

In the end it was Raonic who came out at the top. After winning four straight points against Tomic he smashed a forehand shot down the line to bring the match point.

He finished the match in style by whipping a backhand volley across the court to end the run of Tomic in the tournament.



Post a Comment