Federer waved every which way, held his racket in the air and beamed when introduced during warm-ups with the announcement at the sold-out SAP Center that he had regained the No. 1 world ranking.
“For me to stand right here as world No. 1 in San Jose is very, very special for me,” Federer said.
He entertained from the start, too, praising Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates as a perfect partner.
With Agency Inputs