Advertisement
Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022
Outlook.com
Outlook.com

Wimbledon 2021: Roger Federer Edges Past Cameron Norrie In Four Sets

Federer ,39, will next face No 23-seeded Lorenzo Sonego of Italy on Monday.

Wimbledon 2021: Roger Federer Edges Past Cameron Norrie In Four Sets
Switzerland's Roger Federer returns during the men's singles third round match against Britain's Cameron Norrie on day six of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London on Saturday July 3, 2021. | AP Photo/Alastair Grant
Wimbledon 2021: Roger Federer Edges Past Cameron Norrie In Four Sets
outlookindia.com
2021-07-04T08:23:22+05:30

Roger Federer is into the fourth round of Wimbledon for a record-extending 18th time.  (More Sports News)

The 39-year-old Federer beat Cameron Norrie 6-4 6-4 5-7 6-4 on Centre Court.

The eight-time Wimbledon champion had a slight wobble in the third set when he missed two break points at 5-5 and was then broken at love by Norrie.

After trading breaks in the fourth set, Federer broke again for a 5-4 lead.

He will play No 23-seeded Lorenzo Sonego of Italy on Monday.

It's the 69th time that Federer has reached the fourth round of a Grand Slam tournament, also a record.

Norrie was the last British man remaining in the tournament. (AP)

Advertisement

Outlook Newsletters

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Read More from Outlook

Lament Of Separation: Songs Of Habba Khatun, Last Queen Of Kashmir, Still Echo In Valley

Lament Of Separation: Songs Of Habba Khatun, Last Queen Of Kashmir, Still Echo In Valley

In happy times and sad, Habba Khatun’s sensuous songs make both young and old emotional. With the never-ending conflict bringing tragedies to every doorstep, Habba’s lyrics of separation amplify their mourning.

How Indian Laws Govern People’s Right To Love And Live

How Indian Laws Govern People’s Right To Love And Live

In India, only those relationships between a man and a woman are considered to be legitimate when there is a marriage between the two.

Kohli Quits Test Captaincy, Leaves Leadership Vacuum

Kohli Quits Test Captaincy, Leaves Leadership Vacuum

Virat Kohli, 33, had recently stepped down as India's T20I captain and was subsequently removed as the ODI captain.

UP Elections 2022: How Congress Is Harnessing Power Of 'Persecuted' Women To Counter BJP

UP Elections 2022: How Congress Is Harnessing Power Of 'Persecuted' Women To Counter BJP

A Mahila Congress leader, who is the face of the ‘Ladki Hoon, Lad Sakti Hoon’ campaign, however, has accused the party of anti-women bias after she was denied a ticket.

Advertisement