Federer vs Sampras Head to Head Stats

Roger Federer and Pete Sampras have played each other once on the ATP Tour with Roger Federer leading their H2H 1-0.

The first and only Federer vs Sampras match on the ATP Tour was in the 4th Round of the 2001 Wimbledon Championships which was won by Federer in an epic five set match 7-6, 5-7, 6-4, 6-7, 7-5.

Federer vs Sampras Head to Head Stats

Federer vs Sampras Head to Head Matches

Roger Federer won their only meeting on the ATP Tour in the 4th round of the 2001 Wimbledon championships.

YearTournamentLevelRoundSurfaceWinnerScore
2001WimbledonGrand SlamRound of 16GrassFederer7-6, 5-7, 6-4, 6-7, 7-5

Below are highlights from the last match played between Roger Federer and Pete Sampras at Wimbledon in 2001.

Head to Head by Year

Sampras and Federer were both playing on the ATP Tour from 1998 to 2002 but they only ever played each other once in 2001.

YearMatches PlayedFederer WinsSampras WinsH2H
19980000-0
19990000-0
20000000-0
20011101-0
20020001-0

Head to Head by Tournament

R. Federer and P. Sampras have only played each other in one tournament with their H2H at that tournament detailed below.

TournamentMatches PlayedFederer WinsSampras WinsH2H
Wimbledon1101-0

Head to Head by Court Surface

P. Sampras and R. Federer have played each other once on grass but they never played each other on clay or hard during their ATP Tour careers.

Court SurfaceMatchesFederer WinsSampras WinsH2H
Hard0000-0
Grass1101-0
Clay0000-0

Exhibition Matches

In 2007 and 2008, Sampras and Federer played each other four times in exhibition matches in Asia and America with Federer winning three of the matches and Sampras winning one.

YearLocationWinnerScore
2007 (Nov)Seoul, South KoreaFederer6-4, 6-3
2007 (Nov)Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaFederer7-6, 7-6
2007 (Nov)Macau, ChinaSampras7-6, 6-4
2008 (Mar)New York, USA (Madison Square Garden)Federer6-3, 6-7, 7-6

As these were exhibition matches, they have not been included in the H2H stats above.

FAQ

How many times did Roger Federer and Pete Sampras play each other?

Roger Federer and Pete Sampras played each other once on the ATP Tour (2001 Wimbledon), with Federer winning the match in five sets (7-6, 5-7, 6-4, 6-7, 7-5).

How long was their match at the 2001 Wimbledon?

Their five set match lasted 3 hours and 41 minutes.

Who hit more aces in the match?

Sampras (26) win one more ace than Federer (25) in the match.

Did they ever play each other at the Australian Open Grand Slam?

Sampras and Federer never played each other at the Australian Open.

Did they ever play each other at the French Open Grand Slam?

Sampras and Federer never played each other at the French Open.

Did they ever play each other at the Wimbledon Championships?

Yes, they played each other once at the 2001 Wimbledon Championships with Roger Federer leading their H2H at the tournament 1-0.

Did they ever play each other at the US Open?

Sampras and Federer never played each other at the US Open.

What is their H2H record on hard courts?

Federer and Sampras never played each other in a hard court tournament.

What is their H2H record on grass?

Roger Federer leads their H2H on grass courts 1-0.

What is their H2H record on clay?

Federer and Sampras never played each other in a clay court tournament.

The Head to Head Stats on this page were last updated on the: 15th of September 2022