Roger Federer, the great swiss tennis player, managed to win to win three awards at ATP World Tour Awards presented by Moet & Chandon.
Federer has recently won 36 awards sinces 2003, one of the most by player. He’s won “ATPWorldTour.com Fans’ Favorite” for 15th straight year. He has also managed to win “Sportsmanship Award” as voted by his fellow players. He has won sportsmanship award 13 times which was 7th consecutive award.
He grabbed “Comeback Player of The Year” award after having a splendid 2017. Federer skipped the past 50 % of 2016 after being struck by knee injury. Eventually, he dropped from top 10 and was 17th seeded player at oncoming of 2017. However, he were able to win 7 titles in 2017 including 2 grand slams, 3 ATP masters and two ATP World Tour 500s. Although he missed the whole clay season, but he were able to win Wimbledon, Shanghai Masters and Basel Open next. He has stood a remarkable year in terms of achievements also.
Nadal would be a close require “Comeback Player of The Year” as well, however, his comeback, although phenomenal, was not as crucial as Federer’s. He was 9th seeded at start of 2017, but ended the season as number one seeded player. Tennis also had advantage in head to head against Nadal because he was able to win 4-0 in 4 encounters against Nadal this season.
His amount of awards receive below
TITLES TOTAL AWARDS
ATPWorldTour.com Fans’ Favorite 15
Sportsmanship Award 13
World Number 1 Award 5
Comeback Player of the season 2
Comeback Player of The Year 1
Meanwhile, Rafael Nafal won the “ATP World Tours No. 1” award while he too had a great year winning 2 grand slams including french open for that tenth some time and us open. However, his head to head record against Federer was not good at all.
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