Roger Federer Wimbledon 2016

Wimbledon 2016: Milos Raonic stuns roger Federer bei epic semi-finalWimbledon on the
Venue: All england Club Dates: 27 June-10 July
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Canada's Milos Raonic winner a thrilling five-set contest kommen sie reach his first Grand Slam final und end roger Federer's really hopes of in eighth Wimbledon title zum another year.

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The big-serving sixth seed won 6-3 6-7 (3-7) 4-6 7-5 6-3 on centre Court to become the zuerst Canadian man to reach a grand Slam final.

Raonic, 25, möchte face andy Murray or Tomas Berdych an Sunday's final.

Federer, 34, was beaten for the erste time in 11 Wimbledon semi-finals.

I confirmed a gewächs of feeling - Raonic

Federer showed up to have nullified ns Raonic threat and had victory in sight before die Canadian found another level to clinch the biggest win des his career.

He played superbly in the final set, while Federer - playing his 2nd five-set match an three work - required treatment from die trainer twice in the close up door stages.

Raonic recently added john McEnroe zu his bahn team von Carlos Moya und Ricardo Piatti, und said ns American's influence had been significant.

"What that told me was kommen sie go out and leave the all the end there," Raonic told Sport.

"I proved a gewächs of emotion, always positive. Mentally ich had one of my best matches of my career. He gave me plenty that assisted today, deswegen did Carlos Moya. I hope they schutz a lot more zu give me.

"I'll focus on ns task weist hand. I've von no means done what i came here zu do."

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Very sad and angry weist myself - Federer

Federer was on course for a tie-break weist two sets zu one up, but lost a 40-0 lead with two twin faults an a row.

"I can't glauben I offered a twin fault twice," the said. "Unexplainable for me really. Very sad around that and angry punkt myself since never should ich allow er to gain out des that collection that easily.

"I mean, he deserved it. He earned the at ns end. But i helped him deshalb much kommen sie get back into that game."

The 17-time grand Slam champion endured a hefty fall in the 5th set, and does notfall yet know die extent des any damages done.

"I hope i didn't pains myself," stated Federer. "Is it a three‑day thing, is it a 24‑hour thing or zu sein it more? ich don't know hinweisen this point. I hope it's not dafür bad. Ich walked that off. I was able to finish. But i don't slip a lot. Ich don't ever fall down. It was a different fall for me than I've ever before had.

"With the body that's been, you know, playing trost this year, i just hope I'm going to be fine. I glauben I am, but I'll know much more tomorrow when ich wake up."

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Raonic auch strong zum Federer bei decider

Raonic come into die semi-final with die most aces und the faster serve bei the tournament, however Federer showed up to schutz done the hard arbeit as that pushed zum a decisive break in the 4th set.

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The Swiss had actually offered hoch the zuerst set thanks zu only his der dritte tag double fault of the tournament however took ns second with 4 straight points in the tie-break, and then clinched the third as Raonic's serve started to misfire.

With a tie-break looming in the fourth, the Centre Court crowd was stunned to see seven-time champion Federer double fault twice bei succession ~ above his way kommen sie letting a 40-0 command slip, und then command a forehand into die perfect place weil das Raonic to fire a backhand past him.

That gave the Canadian the fourth set and, adrenaline now flowing, he took control.

Federer has struggled through injuries this year and came right into Wimbledon through a family member lack von matches, and after having treatment to his thigh before the final set, the Swiss needed another visit from ns trainer before dropping serve.

Raonic fired a forehand winner to break zum 3-1 as Federer do the efforts desperately to stay lively at ns net, however once ahead in the set ns Canadian was notfall about zu falter, serving his way to a stunning victory.

What the experts said

John McEnroe, three-time Wimbledon champion: "Think about what that young einer has accomplished. I get it Federer was 10-0 in Wimbledon semi-finals before this. Federer is an amazing champion und this was amazing indigenous Raonic.

"It was not nur his serve. He confirmed a gewächs of heart, a gewächs of fight und found a equipment I'm notfall sure he even knew he had. The put everything together at die right moment."

Lleyton Hewitt, 2002 Wimbledon champion: "Raonic maintained playing big and passed yes, really well on part really important points, and there were also some great pick-up, low volleys. Raonic kept zu his game-plan, also after going 2-1 down.

"In ns fifth set Roger was stretching wide und not coming rückseitig into court and also he had been. The match versus Cilic more than likely took the toll.

"Federer hasn't play a gewächs of tennis this year - he pulled out of the French offen leading right into this - deshalb there to be going kommen sie be question marks and that could have been die big difference.

"As soon as Federer went nach oben two sets zu one that looked like he had actually a last of opportunities und he wasn't quite able kommen sie get hoch that break. Kommen sie Milos' credit, though, he retained coming punkt him."

Tim Henman, four-time semi-finalist: "If you've gott a serve favor Milos Raonic, it's deshalb difficult to break und even wie man he was ahead, Roger was never really an control des the match. Raonic reacted incredibly well on ns big points.

"All credit to Raonic, he's played fantastically well the whole grass-court season, reaching die Queens final and maintaining that form at Wimbledon. He wollen be a threat zu whoever the plays bei the final."

Match analysis


Raonic really punished Federer with hefty forehands, together you can see an this Hawk-Eye graphic. In its entirety his erste shot ~ serving was a forehand 69% of the time, increasing kommen sie 78% after his zuerst serve. An total that hit 26 forehand winners, led by 11 soil strokes and nine volleys.

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