24 gorgeous photos of Roger Federer playing tennis

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  • Roger Federer is stylish and dramatic on the court, which leads to some incredible photos.
  • Combined with the intense shadows and lighting on tennis courts, some excellent images have been captured throughout Federer’s career.
  • Using Getty Images, we compiled 24 incredible photos of Federer on the court.
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Roger Federer may be the most entertaining, stylish, and greatest player in tennis, all of which has made him remarkably photogenic during his amazing career.

Federer is borderline balletic when he plays, and over the course of his career, photographers have used the beautiful and intense lighting of tennis courts to make his matches look all the more dramatic.

With the help of Getty Images, we compiled 24 gorgeous photos taken during Federer’s incredible career.

Check out some of the shots below:


The shadows are dramatic at the 2019 French Open.

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Federer serves out of the shadows at the 2019 Madrid Open.

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Federer runs to the net under blue skies at the Madrid Open.

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Federer’s back-hand somehow looks smoother on the blue court at the Australian Open.

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Federer’s serve is picture-perfect.

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The views at Wimbledon are always stunning.

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The opposite angle…

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Federer hits a return at Wimbledon 2018.

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The colours pop in the afternoon shadows of center court at The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club.


Federer’s returns are action-figure-esque.

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Or perhaps they’re more balletic.

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But his form is always consistent.

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Truly, there may not be another player who hits with so much style.

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He sure doesn’t look like a 37-year-old when he’s stretching for the ball.

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Federer’s silhouette as he makes a picture-esque return at the 2017 Miami Open.

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Federer’s serves almost have a Greek sculpture quality to them.

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The mountains of Monaco provide a nice back-drop for the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters.

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The sun beat down on Federer at the 2015 U.S. Open.

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Federer still manager to serve into the sun.

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The vibe is almost peaceful as the sun sets on the Australian Open.

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The trees in Rome create unique shadows at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia.

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Federer brought his theatrics to the 2012 BNP Paribas Showdown at Madison Square Garden in 2012.

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One of Federer’s many trophy ceremonies.

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There may never be another one like him.

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