Federer enters the Basel finals for the 14 time, pointing out that the 99 crown is a small black horse.

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 Federer enters the Basel finals for the 14 time, pointing out that the 99 crown is a small black horse.


Federer swept away the previous rounds of bitter struggle, 6-1, 6-4 score to sweep Russias new star Medvedev, his semi-final in Basel was rewritten as 14-1 defeat, his only defeat was the 2002 quarter-finals defeat Nalbandian.

The 37-year-old Federer was forced to defuse a breaking crisis in his first serve, but immediately took the initiative. Switzerlands King easily won the first set in just 20 minutes, then built a 5-1 lead in the second set. Two weeks ago Medvedev pushed Federer to three sets in the Shanghai Masters. This year, the Russian, who had won three singles titles, broke Federers serve to win the game and chased the score back to 4-5. Federer killed his opponents rebound in time. The winner of the 8th World Championship held the second game and set the score at 6-4. Federer will compete with world No. 93 Romanian Hermakopir, who scored 6-3, 6-7 (6) and 6-4 against No. 2 seed Zweilev Jr., the second time in his career to beat Top 10. So far in his career, Federer has played 150 tournament finals and has never lost to any player outside the ranking 90. Federer now has 70 victories in Basel, 56 in 59 games and 19 unbeaten games in a row. Source: NetEase sports writer: Shrek editor: Lu Ting _NS5242

The 37-year-old Federer was forced to defuse a breaking crisis in his first serve, but immediately took the initiative. Switzerlands King easily won the first set in just 20 minutes, then built a 5-1 lead in the second set. Two weeks ago Medvedev pushed Federer to three sets in the Shanghai Masters. This year, the Russian, who had won three singles titles, broke Federers serve to win the game and chased the score back to 4-5. Federer killed his opponents rebound in time. The winner of the 8th World Championship held the second game and set the score at 6-4.

Federer will compete with world No. 93 Romanian Hermakopir, who scored 6-3, 6-7 (6) and 6-4 against No. 2 seed Zweilev Jr., the second time in his career to beat Top 10.

So far in his career, Federer has played 150 tournament finals and has never lost to any player outside the ranking 90. Federer now has 70 victories in Basel, 56 in 59 games and 19 unbeaten games in a row.