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18:20  23 june  2019
18:20  23 june  2019 Source:   performgroup.com

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Look back on Roger Federer 's road to 100 tour-level titles through statistics after the Swiss made history at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships. Milestone Titles Federer claimed his first tour-level trophy just more than 18 years ago, in February Federer One Step Closer To 10 th Halle Title .

Majestic Federer eases to landmark 10th Halle title © Getty Images World number three Roger Federer

Roger Federer outclassed David Goffin to claim a landmark 10th Halle Open title on Sunday.

Federer had never won a single tournament on more than nine occasions before sealing a 7-6 (7-2) 6-1 victory over the unseeded Belgian.

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The 20-time grand slam champion was made to work in a tight first set in Germany, but dominated the second to claim an astonishing 102nd tour-level title as Goffin wilted.

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Federer's serve was not firing on all cylinders in the opening set before he took complete command in his 13th Halle final just over a week before going in search of a ninth Wimbledon triumph.

Majestic Federer eases to landmark 10th Halle title © Reuters REUTERS/Leon Kuegeler

The Swiss maestro said his game was where he wanted it to be after overcoming Pierre-Hugues Herbert at the semi-final stage, but Goffin forced the only break points of the first set.

Federer fended all three off in the fifth game to lead 3-2 and was impeccable in the breaker, drilling down a fifth ace following a majestic half-volley before Goffin was long with a return to go a set down.

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Roger Federer is just 2 matches away from winning a 10 th title at the Halle Open after downing Roberto Bautista Agut in 3 sets. The Swiss Maestro won the first set 6-3, but gave up the 2nd to his opponent at 6-4, who was showing resilience.

Roger Federer defeated Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert, to reach his 13th final ATP Halle , the most in the tournament's history.

The world number three swarmed all over his 33-ranked opponent in the second set, Goffin's serve getting him into trouble.

Majestic Federer eases to landmark 10th Halle title © Reuters REUTERS/Leon Kuegeler

Goffin double-faulted five times in the second set and won just 56 per cent of points on his first serve, throwing down his racket after being broken in the first game.

A ruthless Federer won four games in a row to get his hands on the trophy yet again, victory sealed when a Goffin volley drifted wide.

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