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2010-08-30 09:35:00

STRATHAM, N.H., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Premium chocolate manufacturer Lindt USA today announces the launch of their new TV advertisement featuring Lindt Global Brand Ambassador and Swiss tennis star Roger Federer.

2010-07-19 10:17:00

STRATHAM, N.H., July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- As the match-ups on the tennis courts heat up this summer, premium Swiss chocolatier Lindt, and newly appointed Lindt Global Brand Ambassador, Swiss tennis star Roger Federer have teamed up to create a perfect match off the courts.

2009-09-07 18:17:59

Reigning five-time champion and world No. 1 Roger Federer swept through the fourth round Monday into the quarterfinals at the U.S. Open tennis championships. Federer of Switzerland beat Spaniard Tommy Robredo 7-5, 6-2, 6-2 in 1 hour, 48 minutes. Federer, 28, has won his last 38 matches in the U.S.

2009-04-11 17:10:51

Men's tennis great Roger Federer married his fiancee, Mirka Vavrinec, Saturday in Basel, Switzeland, his hometown. He announced the marriage on his personal Web site. Vavrinec, a former top 100 women's player, met Federer in 2000 at a tournament in Sydney, Australia, and is expecting the couple's first child this summer. Earlier today, in my hometown, surrounded by a small group of close friends and family, Mirka and I got married, the 13-time grand slam champion wrote.

2008-09-09 08:00:00

When Andy Murray clasped Roger Federer's hand at the net, he uttered what Federer already knew: His winning ways are far from done.

2008-01-15 17:15:00

Oscar Pistorius, a double amputee failed on Monday in his bid to compete in August’s Olympics and has been banned from competition against able-bodied athletes. Three-dimensional images helped to show that he receives considerable advantages from carbon fiber blade attachments. Scientists used high-speed cameras along with a 3d scanner to compare Pistorius with five able-bodied athletes.

2006-08-06 19:57:08

TORONTO (Reuters) - Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal resume their gold-standard rivalry after a month away from tennis as the top two in the world headline the field at the Toronto Masters starting on Monday.

2006-07-04 08:52:41

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - World number one Roger Federer will come face to face with the last man to beat him on a grasscourt when he takes on towering Croat Mario Ancic in the Wimbledon quarter-finals on Wednesday.