In U.S. Open Upset, Roger Federer ‘Couldn’t Get Air’

By Anonymous

The most astonishing thing about Roger Federer’s shocking defeat at the U.S. Open is that early on, everything seemed to be going just as expected.

Federer, 37 years old, was not serving his best, but he had won the first set against John Millman, a 29-year-old from Brisbane, Australia, who had never made it past the third round of a Grand Slam before this U.S. Open. Federer also led by a break of serve in the second set, at 5-4, 40-15. One point on his serve and he would be up two sets to none and possibly have time to get...