The US Open tennis championship estarts today in New York City.
We all know that Roger Federer, a 5 time champion in NY (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008), has not won a grand slam title since 2012 but we also know that he is the mater of tennis and has been playing amazing tennis this season.
The Swiss, who will be the second seed because of Rafa's withdrawal, semifinals in 12 of his last 16 events, won 15 of 23 matches against the top 10 during that span, made it to the finals in Wimbledon and won his sixth title in Cincinnati.
His first match will be against Matosevic. The played in Brisbane this year with a results os 6-1, 6-1 in Roger's favor.
"I have only played him once in Brisbane this year and I played him very well on a similar court," he said.