Roger Federer has won his 1000th ATP match in his career by defeating Milos Raonic 6-4 6-7(2) 6-4 in the final of the Brisbane International. This victory helped him not only to pick up his 83rd ATP title but also to become one of the three players in the elite club. Other two players of this club are Jimmy Connors and Ivan Lendl.
However, it was not an easy victory for Federer as Raonic made it competitive winning the second set. It took two hours and 13 minute to get the result.
At present, Roger Federer is the highest time grand slam winner with 17 grand slam titles.