What Fans are Saying About Roger Federer’s Defeat to Grigor Dimitrov

Roger Federer criticised
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Roger Federer’s shock defeat in the 2019 US Open quarter-final has led to a lot of chat on social media about the match. Here’s a look at what fans are saying about the injury-fuelled loss at the hands of Grigor Dimitrov.

Some remembering that match against John Millman last year, as one would expect.

Of course, tennis is a sport of glorious uncertainties.

Federer had his chances in the fourth set, had a chance to break back and not allow it to get to the final set. Missed it.

Of course, Federer fans were happy that unlike Djokovic, he completed the match despite his injury.

A fan with his view of the upset:

In case anyone had any doubts though.

Speaking of Dimitrov’s poor showing till before this US Open. To say that he was struggling is an understatement.

Of course, there is always a stunning stat when both Federer and Djokovic, in the same half of the draw, don’t make a Grand Slam semi-final.

Some neutral fans are just unhappy they woke up to champions struggling with injury issues.

This is for fans who question any player’s sportsmanship:

Meanwhile away from the courts, some fans aren’t exactly big fans of John McEnroe’s commentating.

Purple, it is.

Stan Boone
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Love all racket sports but none more than tennis. Fell in love with it thanks to Steffi Graf.

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