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Can Roger Federer regain No. 2 in ATP Ranking points

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 9:25 pm , filed under Roger Federer, U.S. Open by

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Roger Federer hopes that he can return back to No. 2 spot in the ATP rankings by end of the 2014 season, where he needs to clinch upcoming US Open crown begins next week in New York.

Roger Federer has begun preparation for the US Open and he is looking hot favorite to take home 18th Grand slam championship in New York next month. Swiss legend needs to play best tennis of his career to surpass Nadal’s 10670 points in the ATP rankings points. Rafael Nadal, who had withdraws from the US Open tournament due to right hand wrist injury, he will close the championship with 8670 points.

33-year-old Roger Federer holds third place with 7490 points after his outstanding performance by reaching finals at Wimbledon, Rogers Cup and went on to clinch Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati last week. Meanwhile, Federer is going to enter to play opening round match in US Open with 7320 points.

Roger Federer is having possibilities’ to regain second spot to finish the season on strong mode and he could face tough battle against world No. 1 Novak Djokovic, who had reached four consecutive US Open finals from 2010 to 2013. Nadal’s absence might be big advantage for Federer and Djokovic.

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