Roger Federer will soon be one of his many records losses. The Swiss, which include the most number of grandslamzeges (20) to his name, also had the record of most consecutive participations to grandslamtoernooien in the hands. That he loses at Wimbledon to the Spaniard Feliciano Lopez (ATP 70).
Federer (ATP 2), between January 2000 and January 2016 to 65 grandslams in a row part (17 times the Australian Open, 16 times Roland Garros, 16 times Wimbledon, and 16 times the US Open). In 2016, came that to an end when he did not want to line up at Roland Garros.
Lopez, like Federer 36 years old, plays in London, his 66th grand slam in a row. The series began in 2002 with Roland Garros. Lopez and Federer took the all thirteen times against each other, four on a grand slam. The Swiss winner won each mutual duel.