“Federer Is a Kind Man Keen to Have a Laugh and a Joke with Everybody”: Fabio Fognini


Roger Federer and Fabio Fognini

Roger Federer, who is known for his kindness, generosity, and a great sense of humor. Thus, he has often acclaimed by someone. As for Italian tennis star Fabio Fognini, he has all praise for the former world number one player in his new autobiography.

Former top ten player Fognini has released a new book “My Life Between the Lines” which is a brief of his three decedes of a tennis career. Therein, Fabio revealed many interesting things about his life and experiences with other tennis stars. 

Roger Federer

While Roger Federer and Fabio Fognini met each other four times in the ATP tour so far, the Swiss beat the Italian every time in the straight sets.  

Fognini, reminiscing his all losses against Federer, writes, “Of all my defeats, those to Roger are the ones I regret the least. I know I gave all I had every time and I lost again the best of all.”

“Roger Federer jokes all the time”- Fabio Fognini

Fabio has founded, the 20-times Grand Slam champion is not similar in the on and off-courts. 

Additionally, Italian continued, “‘How good looking are you Fabio?’ he mocks me. ‘If only I were as beautiful as you are. I’m always surprised by the difference between everyday life Federer and on-court Federer. He is a kind man keen to have a laugh and a joke with everybody.”

Roger Federer

Here, some illustrations for you  

Moderator: Did you already plan a name for your kid?

Roger: “Not really, but if it is a boy, then we put a boy’s name, and if it is a girl we put a girl’s name.”

Moderator: You have a good sense of humor Roger, do you know that?

Roger: “That’s what I’ve been told by my many. Remember my twirling of racket imitating Blake?”

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Even though the 39-years-old Roger Federer will forgo the rest of the 2020 season, the 33-years-old Fabio Fognini is now playing in the Rome Masters ahead of French Open 2020.  


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