Tennis - Federer wins Cincinnati Masters

CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 17: Roger Federer of Switzerland reacts during a final match against David Ferrer of Spain on day 9 of the Western & Southern Open at the Linder Family Tennis Center on August 17, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Jonathan Moore/Getty Images/AFP (AFP Photo/Jonathan Moore)

- Roger Federer won his 80th ATP Tour title with a 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 win over David Ferrer in the final of the Cincinnati Masters on Sunday.

The world number three from Switzerland claimed his sixth Cincinnati title, hammering six aces and winning an impressive 76 percent of his first serve points in the one hour, 42 minute match.

Federer, who turned 33 earlier this month, nows owns a 16-0 record against the sixth-seeded Ferrer dating back to their first meeting in Vienna in 2003.


AFP