- Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal to win 18th Grand Slam title
- What Made Federer and Nadal's Australian Open Final a Unique Instant Classic?
Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal to win 18th Grand Slam title
We haven't seen him weep like that since he lost to Rafael Nadal here in the final. Federer v Nadal final pics. In , Federer was crying tears of joy. .. Roger Federer stretches for a shot in his Aus Open Final against.2017 streaming il commissario maltese storia vera
Roger Federer recovered from a deficit in the fifth set against his great rival Rafael Nadal to capture his 18th Grand Slam championship crown and his fifth Australian Open title on Sunday night. Federer, the No. Throughout, it left the capacity crowd on Rod Laver Arena on the edge of their seats. Federer is the first No. The Swiss superstar now in major finals, while Nadal is lifetime in finals on the biggest stages.
Please refresh the page and retry. T he Flashback Slam got the finish it deserved. Federer was equally carried away by this unexpected , , , , triumph — the late-career Slam he has been seeking since his last Wimbledon title in Normally so poised and commanding, he looked shocked when the victory was confirmed, and even slightly goofy. A schoolboy again, waving to his family in the stands. Then he fell to one knee, and the tears broke through. I n , Federer was crying tears of joy.
What Made Federer and Nadal's Australian Open Final a Unique Instant Classic?
With this breathtaking victory — , , , , in three hours and 37 minutes — Federer becomes the first man to take five or more titles at three grand slam events and, at 35, the second-oldest man behind Ken Rosewall to win a major singles trophy. Only the appearance of a wooden racket could have made it more surreal., To bring you the best content on our sites and applications, Meredith partners with third party advertisers to serve digital ads, including personalized digital ads.