Hubert Hurkacz

Final farewells: Roger Federer defeat echoes Wimbledon exits of the greats

AFP Sport looks at how three previous greats bid farewell to the All England Club.

published on : 8th July 2021

Eight-time Wimbledon champ Roger Federer loses quarterfinal to Hubert Hurkacz

As Federer stepped the baseline to serve in the last game, he needed to wait while fans in the full-to-capacity stands applauded and cheered.

published on : 8th July 2021

Hubert Hurkacz wins his biggest title by beating Sinner in Miami

The 26th-seeded Hurkacz, who had eliminated four higher-ranked players en route to the final, held his nerve at Miami's Hard Rock Stadium to win 7-6 (7/4), 6-4 in 1hr 43min.

published on : 5th April 2021