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Roger Federer has announced he will not compete this clay season.

  Roger Federer has announced that he will skip the upcoming European clay court season, including the French Open. The 36-year-old lost his second consecutive match, and his world number one ranking, on Saturday night at the hands of Thanasi Kokkinakis. Federer, who fell to Juan Martin del Potro at Indian Wells a

French Open increase prize money to £34m

The French Open have announced a rise in the prize funds for this summer's tournament to £34m. The changes also feature an increase in the singles champion's prize money to £1.9m, an additional £100,000 from last year. Players who are beaten in the first round will still return home with a reward

Roger Federer wins at Indian Wells

Roger Federer defeated Jeremy Chardy of France 7-5, 6-4 in the fourth round of the BNP Paribas Open on Wednesday, and at 15-0 the world’s top-ranked men’s player is off to his best start since 2006. The 36-year-old Swiss superstar can equal his season-best start of 16-0 with a win in

Roger Federer, at 36, becomes oldest World No 1

Roger Federer has become the oldest world number one in tennis history courtesy of his victory over Robin Haase at the Rotterdam Open. Federer lost the first set of the quarter-final 6-4, but bounced back to win the second and third 6-1 as the 36-year-old booked his spot in the semi-finals