Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer trounces Grigor Dimitrov to reach 50th Grand Slam quarter-final

11 July 2017, 12:12 PM
Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer
Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer

Seven time champion Roger Federer marched into his 50th Grand Slam quarter-final on Monday with a 6-4, 6-2, 6-4 win over Grigor Dimitrov in the Wimbledon fourth round.

The Swiss maestro shall be take on sixth seed Milos Raonic from Canada who defeated German 10th seed Alexander Zverev in a five set marathon 

It is notable that the big serving Canadian Raonic defeated Federer in the semi-finals at Wimbledon in 2016. Rafael Nadal was knocked out of the tournament by big serving Gilles Muller from Luxembourg.

Federer, 35, is also the second oldest man to make the quarter-finals at Wimbledon behind Ken Rosewall who was 39 when he reached the last-eight in 1971. 

First Published: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 12:07 PM
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