Roger Federer and Stefanos Tsitsipas are going to clash in Perth at the Hopman Cup. The Swiss and the Greek know each other pretty well as they frequently train together, but this will be the first time that they face each other in an (almost) official match.

The tie (Switzerland vs. Greece) will be played on Thursday at 5.30 pm.

Federer

Roger started his 2019 in ominous form. The Swiss Legend disintegrated his opponents in the Hopman Cup ties after he defeated Cameron Norrie 6-1 6-1 and Frances Tiafoe 6-4 6-1.

Roger commented, “I have never played Stefanos in the past, he has had a wonderful year and I am intrigued to find out what he has got, so we will see what’s gonna be like.”

Tsitsipas

Ranked no.15, Stefanos has always stated that one of the highlights of this Hopman Cup for him is to face Roger Federer that is his childhood idol and the guy that inspired him alongside Pete Sampras to play a single-handed backhand.

Stefanos lost his first match against Cameron Norrie 7-6 (8) 6-4, but he won the following one against Frances Tiafoe 6-3 6-7 (3) 6-3.

 

H2H Roger Federer vs. Stefanos Tsitsipas

Roger and Stefanos have never played each other in official matches. The favorite is obviously the Swiss that will try to use all his experience and current form to beat the Greek.

This is going to be an interesting one.

H2H Roger Federer vs. Stefanos Tsitsipas

Federer who's nextFedal

More about Roger Federer

Stefanos Greek Sensation

More about Stefanos Tsitsipas

Mark Hall Author
,
I am one of the main columnists for Tennistonic.com and I take care of our social media platforms including Facebook and Linked In. I fell in love with tennis after the epic 2008 Wimbledon final between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. From that moment I started to check all the possible stats and the stories behind the tennis players. I have a huge passion for Roger Federer, a great respect for Rafael Nadal and I am interested in the newcomers. Aryna Sabalenka and Naomi Osaka are my favorite players on the WTA tour.
follow me
×
Mark Hall Author
,
I am one of the main columnists for Tennistonic.com and I take care of our social media platforms including Facebook and Linked In. I fell in love with tennis after the epic 2008 Wimbledon final between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. From that moment I started to check all the possible stats and the stories behind the tennis players. I have a huge passion for Roger Federer, a great respect for Rafael Nadal and I am interested in the newcomers. Aryna Sabalenka and Naomi Osaka are my favorite players on the WTA tour.
follow me
Latest Posts
  • H2H Naomi Osaka vs. Elina Svitolina
  • Stefanos Tsitsipas AO
  • Serena Williams training
  • H2H Frances Tiafoe vs. Rafael Nadal

Leave your vote

26 points
Upvote Downvote

Your Opinion?

avatar
  Subscribe  
Notify of