Federer Wins Eighth Basel Title

World number two Roger Federer has won the Swiss Indoors title in Basel with a epic win over Juan Martin Del Potro this afternoon. Federer’s 6-7 6-4 6-3 victory moves him within 1460 ranking points of World number one Rafael Nadal. If Del Potro had won the final, it would of moved him into the final qualifying place for the ATP finals in London, now he must at least reach the semi – finals in Paris Masters next week to claim the final spot.

In Vienna Open final Lucas Pouille won the all french encounter with a straight sets victory over Jo Wilfried – Tsonga 6-1 6-4 to secure his third title of the year.