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Roger Federer’s Big Matches: A Look At 10 Grand Slam Finals

Defending champion Roger Federer, right, holds the winners trophy with runner up Rafael Nadal of Spain after the Men's Singles final on the Centre Court at Wimbledon, Sunday July 9, 2006. Federer won the match 6-0, 7-6, 6-7, 6-3. Federer announced Thursday, Sept.15, 2022 he is retiring from tennis. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus, File)
Defending champion Roger Federer, right, holds the winners trophy with runner up Rafael Nadal of Spain after the Men's Singles final on the Centre Court at Wimbledon, Sunday July 9, 2006. Federer won the match 6-0, 7-6, 6-7, 6-3. Federer announced Thursday, Sept.15, 2022 he is retiring from tennis. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus, File)

(AP) -- Roger Federer won 103 total titles as a professional tennis player. The very first came when he was 19 and beat Julien Boutter 6-4, 6-7 (7), 6-4 on an indoor hard court in Milan, Italy, in February 2001.

Federer, who announced his retirement at age 41 on Thursday, is best known for his 20 championships at Grand Slam tournaments: eight at Wimbledon, six at the Australian Open, five at the U.S. Open and one at the French Open.