Stan Wawrinka v Roger Federer Live
The mens semifinal of the US Open 2015 promises to be a thrilling affair as the second seeded Swiss Roger Federer will take on his compatriot Stan Wawrinka, on Friday evening in New York.
The last time the two players met was in the quarterfinal of the French Open, where Stan Wawrinka stunned the world no. 2 and eventually moved on to win the tournament. However, that was only his third victory against Roger Federer in his career. The Swiss Maestro has a remarkable lead of 16-3 over Stan Wawrinka, and has won all their meetings on the hard surface. His performance at the Flushing Meadows too has been a brilliant one. Roger Federer is yet to drop a set and most recently, he tamed the Frenchman Richard Gasquet in straight sets, to reach the final four. Stan Wawrinka too has been playing quite well, and he defeated the South African Kevin Anderson in straight sets in the quarterfinal. Comparing the season of the two players, Roger Federer has had a much better year so far. He has been highly consistent throughout, while his compatriot only had a few excellent tournaments.
Following the French Open, Stan Wawrinka failed to reach the semifinal of another event on the tour, while Roger Federer emerged as the runner-up in Wimbledon, and won the Cincinnati Masters. For this match, Roger Federer is certainly the favorite one, owing to his immense experience and momentum.
Tags: US Open, Roger Federer, Stan Wawrinka
Posted: 11th September 2015
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