In 2006 Federer continued to be the game’s best player. In addition to winning Wimbledon, he was victorious at the Australian Open and the U.S.
In 2004 he finished the year ranked number one in the world, was victorious in 11 of the 17 tournaments he played in.
Federer competed at the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, advancing to the bronze medal match.
Their first major breakthrough by winning his first Grand Slam title at Wimbledon, defeating Mark Philippoussis in the final.
He won numerous national championships and made his mark on the international stage by becoming a top junior player in 17.
From an early age, Federer showed an aptitude for sports and began playing tennis at the age of eight.