x Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 22 July 2017

In focus: Federer's march to 15 majors

Wimbledon Became the first Swiss to win the men's singles title here by beating Australian Mark Philippoussis 7-6, 6-2, 7-6.

Australian Open Russian Marat Safin was no match in the 7-6, 6-4, 6-2 demolition, losing another final at Melbourne. Wimbledon Overcame opening-set blues to beat the hard-hitting American Andy Roddick 4-6, 7-5, 7-6 6-4 US Open Lleyton Hewitt didn't know what hit him in the 6-0, 7-6, 6-0 loss.

Wimbledon Completed a Wimbledon hat-trick by beating Andy Roddick 6-2, 7-6, 6-4. US Open Disappointed crowd to win over local favourite Andre Agassi 6-3, 2-6, 7-6, 6-1

Australian Open Regained the Australian Open title by prevailing over Marcos Baghdatis 5-7, 7-5, 6-0, 6-2 Wimbledon Slugged it out with Rafael Nadal to win 6-0, 7-6, 6-7, 6-3. US Open Andy Roddick went through the ignominy of losing for a third time - 6-2, 4-6, 7-5, 6-1.

Australian Open Fernando Gonzalez of Chile was no match in 7-6, 6-4, 6-4 capitulation. Wimbledon Nearly lost this one to a highly-improved Rafael Nadal 7-6, 4-6, 7-6, 2-6, 6-2. US Open Kept his cool against the inexperienced Serbian Novak Djokovic despite early roadblocks in what was seen as a dour 7-6, 7-6, 6-4 win.

US Open Made up for an awful season by winning only major of the year. This time he produced the goods against Andy Murray 6-2, 7-5, 6-2.

French Open Handed the inspired Swede Robin Soderling "tennis lessons" in the 6-1, 7-6, 6-4 win. Wimbledon Beat Pete Sampras's record with a magnificent win over Roddick.