Interesting Facts About Roger Federer

Federer started playing tennis at the age of six. As of today, he has won 102 singles titles, second-most in the Open Era,

He holds dual citizenship. Along with being a Swiss national, he is also a citizen of South Africa,

Because of a back problem, Federer was discharged from serving in the Swiss military.

Federer turned professional in 1998 and won his first grand slam title at Wimbledon in 2003,

In 2003, he won his first major grand slam title at Wimbledon beating Mark Philippoussis

Federer was a vegetarian until the age of 16. He was advised to eat meat by a fellow player Marc Rosset.

In 2009, Federer married his longtime girlfriend Mirka Vavrinec, a former Swiss professional tennis player.

In 2015, Federer was deemed as the world’s most marketable sports start by London School of Marketing.

He is the richest tennis player in the world. According to Net Worth

Federer is the only player to win Wimbledon and the U.S. Open for four consecutive years.