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Roger Federer hopes to win 18th Slam

Posted: 01/23/2015 06:01 PM IST

World No. 2 Roger Federer is eyeing to clinch 18th Grand slam championship and regain No. 1 spot in the ATP Ranking Points this year, Federer has been playing outstanding tennis from last season and hopes to continue similar run in 2015 season. Swiss star is looking forward to play high level tennis from  beginning of the season, as he win ATP Brisbane International crown earlier this month.

17-time singles Grand slam winner Roger Federer has become the only third men’s singles player in open era by winning more than 1000 ATP matches behind only American Jimmy Connors (1,253) and Czech-born Ivan Lendl (1,071) on the ATP World Tour. Swiss star is very confident to continue his winning streak in ongoing Australian Open tournament, where he has thrashed second round opponent Bolelli in four sets with a 3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2.

Swiss star is having most of the chances to clinch Australian Open crown for fifth time, as he can face tough challenges from Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Stan Wawrinka. Former Tennis player Pete Sampras has praised Roger Federer’s motivation and passion towards tennis. American tennis legend said Federer is having most of the chances to clinch one more slam this year.

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