Score, report, and key facts
Nishikori conquered a leading position at the beginning of the set after breaking Federer in the 1st game (1-0). That was decisive for the Japanese to win the set (6-4) as there were no other breaks. Nishikori lost a good opportunity to break Federer in the 3rd game when he had 3 consecutive chances (0-40).
Federer didn’t want to give any chance to the opposition at the beginning of the set after breaking Nishikori in the 2nd game (2-0) before consolidating his break and lead 3-0. Roger improved his lead after breaking the Japanese in the 6th (5-1) game before winning the set (6-1).
The set was pretty even as both sides managed to hold the serve. The only difference was 1 break that Roger conquered in the 7th game (4-3) before winning the set (6-4).
Similarly to the 3rd set, this set was even with both players refusing to concede anything to the opposition. Eventually, the only discrepancy was one break that Federer conquered in the 9th game (5-4) before winning the set (6-4).
After this contest, the head to head between Federer and Nishikori is 8-3 for Roger.
Highlights Roger Federer vs. Kei Nishikori Wimbledon – London
Next Match: Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal – H2H and stats
Federer will square off with Nadal in the semifinal.
The last time that they competed against each other, Nadal won 6-3 6-4 6-2 in the semifinal in Paris back in June 2019.
Roger Federer in London
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