Federer vs Henman H2H Stats

The first Federer vs Henman match was in the quarterfinals of the Swiss Indoors tournament in 1999, with Henman winning their first H2H 6-3, 7-5.

In total Federer and Henman played each other a total of thirteen times with Federer leading their H2H 7-6.

The last time Roger Federer and Tim Henman played each other was in the final of the Tokyo Open in 2006, with Federer winning the match 6-3, 6-3.

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Federer vs Henman H2H Stats

Federer vs Henman Quick Facts

Roger FederervsTim Henman
1981Year born1974
1998 Year turned Pro1993
Right-handedPlaysRight-handed
One-handed backhandBackhandOne-handed backhand
7Matches won6
53% (7/13)Winning Percentage47% (6/13)
6Matches won on a hard court2
0Matches won on clay0
1Matches won on grass1
2Matches won in Finals1
3Matches won in Grand Slam Tournaments1
3Matches won in Masters 1000 Tournaments1

Federer vs Henman H2H Stats

Grand Slam Head to Head

YearGrand SlamRoundWinnerMatch Score
2006US OpenRound of 64Federer6-3, 6-4, 7-5
2016WimbledonRound of 64Federer6-4, 6-0, 6-2
2010US OpenSemifinalsFederer6-3, 6-4, 6-4
2006WimbledonQuarterfinalsHenman7-5, 7-6, 2-6, 7-6

Federer and Henman played other a total of four times in grand slam tournaments (twice at Wimbledon and twice at the US Open), with Federer leading their grand slam H2H 3-1.

They never played each other at the Australian Open or the French Open.

Head to Head by Court Surface

They have played each other a total of three times on indoor carpet courts, twice on indoor hard courts, twice on grass, and six times on outdoor hard courts but they never played each other on clay.

Head to Head on Indoor Carpet Courts

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2003Paris MastersQuarterfinalsHenman7-6, 6-1
2001Basel IndoorsFinalHenman6-3, 6-4, 6-2
1999Basel IndoorsQuarterfinalsHenman6-3, 7-5

Tim Henman won all three of their matches on indoor carpet courts.

Head to Head on Indoor Hard Courts

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2004Rotterdam OpenQuarterfinalsHenman6-3, 7-6
2000ATP ViennaSemifinalsHenman2-6, 7-6, 6-3

Federer and Henman played each other a total of two times on indoor hard courts, with Henman winning both matches.

Head to Head on Grass Courts

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2006WimbledonRound of 64Federer6-4, 6-0, 6-2
2001WimbledonQuarterfinalsHenman7-5, 7-6, 2-6, 7-6

Both of their meetings on grass came at Wimbledon with their H2H standing at 1 win each.

Head to Head on Outdoor Hard Courts

YearTournamentRoundWinnerMatch Score
2006Tokyo OpenFinalFederer6-3, 6-3
2006US OpenRound of 64Federer6-3, 6-4, 7-5
2005Miami OpenQuarterfinalsFederer6-4, 6-2
2004US OpenSemifinalsFederer6-3, 6-4, 6-4
2004Indian WellsFinalFederer6-3, 6-3
2002Miami OpenRound of 16Federer6-2 (Retired)

Henman and Federer played each other a total of 6 times on outdoor hard courts with Federer winning all six matches.

Federer vs Henman Matches Played per Year

From 1999 to 2006, Federer and Henman played each other a total of thirteen times.

Tim Henman dominated their H2H, to begin with, winning 6 of their first 7 matches but Federer ended up winning their last 6 encounters, to lead their H2H 7-6.

YearMatches PlayedFederer WinsHenman WinsH2H (Federer – Henman)
1999110-1
2000110-2
2001220-4
2002111-4
2003111-5
20043213-6
2005114-6
2006337-6

Frequently Asked Questions about the Federer and Henman Rivalry

How many times did Tim Henman beat Roger Federer?

Tim Henman beat Roger Federer a total of 6 times (1999 Basel Indoors, 2000 Vienna Open, 2001 Wimbledon, 2001 Basel Indoors, 2003 Paris Masters, and 2004 Rotterdam Open.

How many times did Henman and Federer play each other on the ATP Tour?

Henman and Federer played each other a total of thirteen times on the ATP Tour, with Federer leading the H2H 7-6.

When did Henman and Federer first play each other?

Their first match was at the Swiss Indoors tournament in Basel in 1999, in which Henman won the match in straight sets (6-3, 7-5).

Who defeated Federer in Wimbledon 2001?

After his famous win over Pete Sampras at Wimbledon in 2001, Federer was beaten in the next round by Tim Henman.