Classy Alexander Zverev clinches three-set win over Marin Cilic

Federer was honoured at the ATP Finals. Image Getty

Federer was honoured at the ATP Finals. Image Getty

He added, "I can't predict what might happen in the next couple of days, but my feeling is that I'm here to play and to try my best". Well, one positive thing today is that I won a set in the match that I lost, so it could maybe make a difference towards the end.

Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates at match point after beating Jack Sock of the United States in their singles tennis match at the ATP World Finals at the O2 Arena in London, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017.

Federer missed previous year due to injury but the Swiss player has converted six of his 14 appearances to wins. "But very often in a first match like this, it gets thrown overboard because at the end you're just happy to be serving well".

The 36-year-old Federer broke the American in the first game and went on to take the first set 6-4 in just 36 minutes.

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Federer also had to deal with the heartache of a season-ending injury last term, missing the 2016 Olympics because of vital knee surgery.

"Shortly afterwards Rafael Nadal was presented with the award for the year-end number one ranking - with the Spaniard scheduled to open his campaign for the only big prize to elude him on Monday against Belgium's David Goffin". He will be hoping for a win similar to what Federer managed himself.

Players qualify for the final event of the year by accumulating enough points throughout the year to finish inside the top eight.

Sock's nothing-to-lose approach produced an engaging contest but Federer's clinical play was too much for him.

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"But I still think he has a long way to go to get back and be 100 per cent".

Chung, 21, was outplayed in the first set and was 3-1 behind in the second set before taking over to win 3-4 (5-7), 4-3 (7-2), 4-2, 4-2 to complete the five-day tournament unbeaten.

Federer's win saw him improve to a 50-4 win-loss record in what has been a spectacular year that has included two grand slam titles.

"If you asked me "do you want changes?' I will say 'no", he said. Perhaps I should have aimed at it - the target was bigger than the down-the-line court I had!

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