‘My dream is to beat Roger Federer at Wimbledon’: Jannik Sinner


‘My dream is to beat Roger Federer at Wimbledon’: Jannik Sinner

Jannik Sinner and Roger Federer

Jannik Sinner has impressed one and all in his relatively short pro career. The Italian is just nineteen but is already the World no. 31. Although it’s difficult to compare players from different times, one pointer remains at what age or how early they achieved something. 

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Jannik Sinner reached the Semi-Final of the ATP 1000 event in Miami at the age of nineteen years and seven months(19years 7 months). Roger Federer had reached the Semi-Final of his first ATP 1000 at the same venue at the age of twenty years and seven months (20 years 7 months). 

Apart from that Sinner has already won two ATP Titles. The 2021 Great Ocean Road Open and before that the Sofia Open in 2021. 

Jannik Sinner vs Roger Federer at center court of Wimbledon

Jannik Sinner
Jannik Sinner

Federer’s first ATP tournament victory came in February 2001, where he defeated French player Julien Boutter in the final of the Milan Indoor. Sinner had not yet been born then, but that hasn’t stopped the Italian from growing up in awe of the Swiss master.

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Sinner has said that he hopes Roger Federer plays long enough so that he can beat Federer at Wimbledon. Apart from that, he also wants to win the US Open in the future. Jannik Sinner, “I would love to win US Open but my biggest dream is to beat Federer in Wimbledon. I hope Roger stays on Tour and I can play him on the Centre Court.

Watch: Jannik Sinner 2020 ATP Highlight Reel

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