Roger Federer returned to the quarterfinals at Wimbledon.
The second racket of the world Swiss Roger Federer in the quarterfinals of Wimbledon, lost to the representative of South Africa’s Kevin Anderson (ATP: 8) – 6:2, 7:5, 5:7, 4:6, 11:13.
Note that Federer once took the lead 2:0 gave two sets to his opponent, allowing to equalize in the party, and then won on a tie-break.
The last time Federer lost at Wimbledon in 2016, when he went out in the semi-final against Milos Raonic. After that the Swiss had defeated his rivals on the grass major only “in the dry” – 3:0, or after their failure. Thus, the winning streak of Roger had 34 set.
We would add that Federer has won eight times at Wimbledon.
In the semi-final, Anderson will play the winner of Milos Raonic (Canada, 13) – John Isner (USA, 9). Also for the South African victory at the Swiss became the first in his career.
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