Roger Federer targets Wimbledon and Olympics in 2016


Roger Federer has announced his tennis schedule for the next year. The 17-time Grand Slam winner will be excluding all clay events in 2016 except for the French Open.

The 34-year old Swiss who has won six titles in 2015, will be looking forward to be in action in a total of 16 events in 2016.

The schedule is as follows:-

  1. Brisbane (January 1st)
  2. Australian Open (Grand Slam) (January 18th)
  3. Rotterdam (February 8th)
  4. Dubai Open (February 22nd)
  5. Indian Wells (March 7th)
  6. Roland Garros – French Open (Grand Slam) (May 22nd)
  7. Stuttgart (June 6th)
  8. Halle (June 13th)
  9. The Championship- Wimbledon (Grand Slam) (June 27th)
  10. Toronto (July 25th)
  11. Rio Olympics (August 8th)
  12. Cincinnati (August 15th)
  13. S Open (Grand Slam) (August 28th)
  14. Shanghai (October 10th)
  15. Basel (October 24th)
  16. Paris (October 31st)

Roger Federer will be looking to target Wimbledon and the Olympics which will be held in Rio later in 2016.