Celebrities, Fans React: Roger Federer Wimbledon Win

Reaction Roger Federer Wimbledon Win

By Michael Lewittes |

Reaction Roger Federer Wimbledon Win

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Roger Federer beat Marin Cilic in straight sets in the 2017 Wimbledon Men’s Finals on Sunday, and now fans and celebrities are reacting to his historic win. As Gossip Cop noted, with Federer’s latest victory, he holds the records for the most wins at Wimbledon with eight. He also holds the record for men with 19 Grand Slam titles. See fan and celebrity reactions to Federer’s win at Wimbledon.

Star Jones tweeted, “Watching #RogerFederer on a #tennis court is a beautiful thing to behold. #Baryshnikov of tennis crushed @Wimbledon2017 never losing a set!” And William Shatner noted, “Federer won,” along with tennis ball and trophy emojis. Basketball star Dirk Nowitzki wrote, “8 Wimbledon titles… incredible.”

Spanish soccer star Gerard Pique gushed, “Leo Messi, Michael Jordan, Roger Federer. The best I’ve seen. And former tennis player Vijay Amritraj‏ shared, “Federer wins again on the greatest stage of all. Nadal with 10 French opens n Federer with 8 Wimbledon championships. Sheer magic.” And The Chainsmokers said, “Wow Rodger Federer. Unbelievable champion.”

Meanwhile, fans also reacted to Federer’s win. One noted on Twitter, “Grand Slam 19. 8 Wimbledon Titles. No sets dropped for the first time in 41 years. The greatest tennis player ever, Roger Federer #Wimbledon.” Another fan exclaimed that Federer is “The King of Tennis.” And a third support tweeted, “So happy for you, Roger! Greatest of all time!”

“Roger Federer – a name synonymous with precision, poise, poetry, grace, elegance, greatness, humility, champion, legend. #Wim8ledon,” expressed another fan. And an account holder with the handle @Bkaiser1Bill added, “I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again. No athlete plays any sport better than Roger Federer plays tennis. “Roger federer can’t be human. He is 35 and still beating players 10 years younger than him and proves age is just a number #WimbledonFinals,” wrote @Me14Prasanna.

Another fan wrote, “Legend with the legendary trophy. Hats off roger federer #Wimbledon,” while another exclaimed, “The immortal Roger Federer! It’s the return of the legends this year. #Wimbledon #Federer @rogerfederer.” Gossip Cop will continue to update as more celebrities and fans share their reactions to Federer’s historic Wimbledon win.

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