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Roger Federer on court

Tony Godsick, Roger Federer’s agent, has broken the rumors about the 20-time Major champion’s upcoming clay schedule, confirming he only plans to compete at Roland Garros! As always in the last couple of seasons, there were many different stories and reports about Roger’s plans for this year’s clay events, with many of them including Madrid and Rome where he played a year ago.

However, there were no confirmations from either Roger himself or the tournament organizers and the situation seems to be much more precise now, with the Swiss star aiming to battle for the title at Roland Garros without playing any official tournaments after Miami.

Roger Federer

The 38-year-old is still ranked third in the world behind Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, reaching the latter stages at notable events and fighting for Masters 1000 and Major titles despite being among the oldest active players left on the Tour.

Federer was the semi-finalist at Roland Garros a year ago before wasting two match points in the final at Wimbledon and advancing into the last four at the Australian Open a couple of weeks ago, losing only to Nadal and Djokovic in those three encounters.

Federer will try to defend the title in Dubai in two weeks, embracing North American swing in Indian Wells and Miami after that and taking almost two months off to charge batteries for Roland Garros and grass swing that follows after that lone clay event.

Roger Federer

Back in 2016, Federer played Monte Carlo and Rome before skipping Roland Garros for the first time in many years, staying away from the slowest surface in 2017 and 2018 to take as much rest as possible and deliver his best tennis on beloved grass.

That all changed a year ago when Federer made a return to clay in Madrid and Rome, losing to Dominic Thiem after an incredible battle and withdrawing before the clash with Stefanos Tsitsipas ahead of the second Major of the season, traveling to Paris for the first time since 2015.

Proving his class and quality yet again, Roger used a favorable draw (no players from the top-60) to reach the quarters without losing a set, beating Stan Wawrinka there in four tight sets to advance into the semis and set another encounter with Rafael Nadal, 14 years after their first Roland Garros semi-final.

Roger federer and Dad

Nadal won that one 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 en route to his 12th Major on beloved clay, with Federer waiting for another chance of chasing the trophy in Paris, winning it only once in 2009 when he completed a Career Grand Slam.

Roger Federer’s Cars – The Luxurious Life Of The Swiss Star

Roger Federer with car

Roger Federer’s cars give us a peek into the luxurious life of the Swiss star. Federer owns some of the finest gems from the stable of Mercedes Benz.

Why Mercedes Benz, you ask? Well, being the hottest commodity in the tennis world that he is, Federer has a lucrative contract with Mercedes Benz. Not only does this earn him a heavy sum of $5 million annually, but it also allows him to get his hands on the newest Mercedes before it reaches the mass market.

Without any further ado, let’s take a quick look at the rich collection of cars owned by Federer.

Roger Federer’s Cars
Mercedes Benz SLS AMG
The Mercedes Benz SLS AMG is one of the finest cars owned by Federer. Talking about engine and power, it has a 6208 CC engine with 5 cylinders while 420 BHP power.

Roger federer

The mileage is 10.7 per kilometre. Talking about the prize, it can cost nearly around USD 420,000.

Mercedes E Class Cabriolet

E Class Cabriolet is another one of the Mercedes gems owned by the Swiss maestro. It has a 3982 CC single cylinder engine. While the power of the car is 603.46 BHP.

It has a mileage of 18 km per hour. This beauty can cost you around USD 150,000.

Mercedes Benz SL

The SL was a car that Federer famously endorsed in 2017. This luxury vehicle has a 3498 CC engine with a power of 316 BHP.

The car has a base price of around USD 91,000.

Roger Federer

Range Rover

The Range Rover is one of the cars owned by Federer outside his luxurious Mercedes stable. With a 5 litre engine and 567.25 BHP power, the car is a prized possession.

It has a mileage of 7.8 km per litrelitre and costs around 168,000 USD in the best case.

Apart from these, Federer owns many other luxury Mercedes cars like the Mercedes SLR, Mercedes GTS, Mercedes CLS-63, Mercedes GLS and the Mercedes ML.

Which is your favourite Roger Federer car?

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