World Tennis News: Federer Wins Cincinnati Masters

After a thrilling match against Grigor Dimitrovwhich he won 4-6, 7-6 (7-3), 7-5, British number one and second seed Andy Murray reached the last eight in the Cincinnati Masters last week. He then defeated Richard Gasquet in the quarter finals 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 but lost against an on form Roger Federer in the semis 6-4, 7-6 (8-6). Federer went on to win his seventh Cincinnati Masters title beating top seed and world number one Novak Djokovic 7-6 (7-1), 6-3. Rafael Nadal lost in round three 5-7, 6-4, 7-6 (7-3) against Feliciano Lopez.

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World number one Serena Williams won the women’s event beating third seed Simona Halep from Romania 6-3, 7-6 (7-5).

Photo used courtesy of www.bbc.com/sport/tennis

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