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Roger Federer won Shanghai Masters trophy of Tennis

Roger Federer won his maiden ATP Shanghai Masters trophy by defeating Gilles Simon, 7-6, 7-6.

Oct 13, 2014 09:45 IST
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Roger FedererIn Tennis, the 17-time Grand Slam winner Roger Federer won his maiden ATP Shanghai Masters trophy. In the title clash played on 12 October 2014, Switzerland’s Federer defeated Frenchman Gilles Simon, 7-6, 7-6.

In 2010, Federer lost in the finals of the Shanghai Masters to Briton Andy Murray.

Apart from this, America’s top seeded Bryan brothers, Bob and Mike won the Doubles title by defeating French team of Julien Benneteau and Edouard Roger-Vasselin, 6-3, 7-6. With this they became the first pair to win all nine ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournaments. This was the 101st career title for the 35-year old siblings in their 152nd final.

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