Who Is Diana Federer Husband? What To Know About Roger Federer Sister

Diana Federer is Roger Federer's elder sister. ( Source : Pinterest )

Diana Federer is Roger Federer's elder sister.

Her brother is a Swiss professional tennis player who began competing on a paid basis in 1998. According to the most recent ATP rankings, she is now ranked fourth globally. He has held the top place in the ATP rankings for a record-setting total of 310 weeks, including 237 weeks.

Federer is one of only eight men's singles players to have accomplished the monumental task of a Career Grand Slam. The tennis champion has won 20 Grand Slam singles titles, including eight Wimbledon men's singles titles, six Australian Open titles, five US Open titles, and one French Open title.

Full NameDiana Federer
Birth Year1979
Birth PlaceBasel, Switzerland
ProfessionNurse
ParentsRobert and Lynette Federer
SiblingRoger Federer
Marital StatusMarried
ChildrenTwins Emilie Zoe Federer and Ramon Vincent Federer

The 20 times Grand Slam winner is the only player to have won eight Wimbledon men's singles titles. As a result of the astounding greatness of his tennis career, he is also considered one of the GOAT players in the history of the sport.

Diana had never abandoned her brother when he needed her help.

Who Is Diana Federer's Husband?

Diana Federer, a Swiss nurse, is married.

She, like her brother, is a parent to two lovely daughters who are identical twins. Emilie Zoe Federer and Ramon Vincent Federer are the names of Diana's twin girls.

Her brother, Roger Federer, likewise has two sets of twins with his wife, Mirka Vavrinec. Mirka Federer gave birth to her identical twin daughters, Myla Rose and Charlene Federer, in the same year she and Roger Federer married.

Roger Federer is the proud father of two sets of twins, similar to his sister who is mother to twin girls.
Roger Federer is the proud father of two sets of twins, similar to his sister who is mother to twin girls. ( Source : newidea )

In the latter part of 2014, the couple welcomed a set of identical sons into the world. They chose the names Lennart and Leo for the two boys. In a recent interview, Federer gushed about his children, remarking on how adorable and well-educated they are.

He claims they enjoy going on adventures and get pumped up whenever they can attend one of his matches. Federer considers himself extremely fortunate to be able to juggle the responsibilities of being a spouse, father, and professional tennis player simultaneously. They educate all of their children at home.

Diana Is A Licensed Practical Nurse

Diana was born in 1979, making her the elder sibling of Roger Federer by two years.

She currently resides in Switzerland, where she maintains a career as a licensed nurse, and she is a mother to two stunningly gorgeous daughters. Even though Swiss German is their mother tongue, Diana and her brother are entirely fluent in English and French and have a functional understanding of Italian and Swedish.

Diana is Roger Federer's elder sister.
Diana is Roger Federer's elder sister. ( Source : essentiallysports )

Both Diana and Roger had the opportunity to spend time in South Africa and Switzerland when they were younger, extending their worldview.

Diana Was Raised In A Tennis-Loving Household

Robert and Lynette Federer are Diana and Roger's parents.

Their Swiss-German father is from Berneck in the Canton of St. Gallen, while their Afrikaner mother is from Kempton Park in Gauteng in South Africa. Both of their parents were born in Switzerland.

The siblings were raised in the neighboring towns of Birsfelden, Riehen, and then Münchenstein. Because of their upbringing in such proximity to the German and French borders, they can communicate fluently in Swiss German, Standard German, English, and French, in addition to having a functional understanding of Italian and Swedish.

Roger and Diana were born to Swiss-German father and Afrikaner mother.
Roger and Diana were born to Swiss-German father and Afrikaner mother. ( Source : essentiallysports )

Diana was raised in a household that shared a passion for tennis throughout her childhood. The game was appreciated by all of her family members, including her brother Roger, who became one of the most respected and eminent players in the game.

When Roger was a child, his parents encouraged him to participate in various sports, including squash, basketball, and soccer. According to him, he has good hand-eye coordination because he used to participate in a variety of sports when he was younger.

Diana Is A Strong Supporter Of Her Brother

Diana was seldom seen sitting in her brother's box during any of Roger Federer's events, unlike Roger's wife and parents, who are frequent spectators at most of Roger's tournaments.

Roger's parents and wife are regular spectators at his matches.
Roger's parents and wife are regular spectators at his matches. ( Source : hadleysocimi )

On the other hand, Diana was spotted cheering on Federer during a few of his matches in Basel, and she also made an appearance at Wimbledon and the US Open. Aside from keeping a quiet profile, the fact that Diana also gave birth to twins brought her to the attention of fans at the same time that Roger Federer did.

Roger Federer's Key Career Moments

In his long career, Diana's brother has had some crucial moments that gave him fame and success. Here are some major moments in the champion's career.

1998

He was ranked 702 and made his ATP debut in Gstaad. Federer was defeated in straight sets by Argentina's Lucas Arnold Ker.

2000

He reached his first ATP final in Marseille but was defeated by fellow countryman Marc Rosset. He also got to the final in his hometown of Basel but was defeated by Thomas Enqvist in five sets.

Roger won his first Masters tournament in Hamburg and later in Vienna in 2002.
Roger won his first Masters tournament in Hamburg and later in Vienna in 2002. ( Source : tennisworldusa )

2001

While the highlight of the year was winning his maiden ATP title in Milan, the key moment of the year was defeating Pete Sampras in the fourth Wimbledon on Centre Court round. The match took five sets. Sampras's 31-match victory streak at the All England Club ended with this victory.

2002

Roger won his first Masters tournament in Hamburg and later in Vienna, where he paid tribute to his former coach Peter Carter. The latter had passed away two months previously due to an automobile accident.

2003

He achieved the First Grand Slam title by defeating Andy Roddick in the semifinals of Wimbledon and Mark Philippoussis in the championship match of that tournament. Roger finished the year having won 78 games overall.

He achieved the First Grand Slam title by defeating Andy Roddick in 2003.
He achieved the First Grand Slam title by defeating Andy Roddick in 2003. ( Source : scroll )

2004

When he won the Australian Open at the beginning of the year, he immediately moved up to number one in the rankings and remained there until February 2.

Rafael Nadal defeated him in their first matchup, which took place in Miami.

Roger moved up to number one spot after he won the Australian Open.
Roger moved up to number one spot after he won the Australian Open. ( Source : wsj )

Successfully defended his Wimbledon championship with a win against Roddick, then won his first US Open with a victory over Lleyton Hewitt.

2005

Roger won 11 championships, including two Grand Slams (at Wimbledon and the US Open), to end the season as the number one tennis player in the world for the second year in a row.

He was the first player to accomplish it since Don Budge in 1937–1938, when he won both the US Open and Wimbledon in successive years.

2006

Roger finished the year as the number one player in the world for the third year in a row, with an ATP-best 12 championships to his name. These triumphs included three Grand Slam victories in Australia, Wimbledon, and New York. He went on to win four more Masters.

Roger finished the year as the number one player in the world for the third year in a row.
Roger finished the year as the number one player in the world for the third year in a row. ( Source : indiatoday )

Also, he was the first player since Rod Laver in 1969 to reach the finals of the four Grand Slam matches in the same year.

Roger first encountered Novak Djokovic in the Monte Carlo tournament and emerged victorious from their round of 64 matchups.

2007

Federer won eight championships during the season, including three Grand Slams at the Australian Open, Wimbledon, and the US Open, and finished the year ranked number one for the fourth year in a row.

Nadal's 81-match winning streak on clay was cut short when he was defeated in the final of Hamburg, played on clay for the first time.

Federer won eight championships during the 2005 season.
Federer won eight championships during the 2005 season. ( Source : vavel )

However, in Roland Garros, Roger suffered a defeat to Nadal in straight sets for the second year in a row.

2008

Roger won the US Open for the fifth year in a row, although he has finished in second place versus Nadal in the finals of Monte Carlo, Hamburg, Roland Garros, and Wimbledon.

The Wimbledon match was an epic match that went to 9-7 in the deciding set.

Federer won the men's doubles event at the Olympic Games in Beijing, along with Stan Wawrinka.

2009

Federer took home his first ever trophy at Roland Garros, making him just the sixth man in history to complete a career sweep of all four Grand Slam tournaments. Then he went on to win a 15th Grand Slam title at Wimbledon, when he captured his sixth championship to complete the career Grand Slam.

A few months before the start of the clay court season, he tied the knot with Mirka Vavrinec in his hometown of Basel.

Federer took home his first ever trophy at Roland Garros in 2009.
Federer took home his first ever trophy at Roland Garros in 2009. ( Source : tennis365 )

Despite being a five-time winner at the US Open, where Juan Martin del Potro defeated him in the championship match, he became the first player to earn more than $50 million in prize money.

2010

Roger took home his 16th major title in the Australian Open.

After holding the top spot in the charts for 285 consecutive weeks, he fell to the number two spot in June. The defending champion's run at Wimbledon ended in the quarterfinals after being defeated by Tomas Berdych.

2011

After losing to Djokovic in the Australian Open semifinals, he went on to defeat the Serb in the semifinals of the Roland Garros tournament, bringing an end to Djokovic's unbeaten streak of 43 matches.

In the quarterfinals of Wimbledon, Roger was defeated by Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, and in the semifinals of the US Open, he was defeated by Djokovic despite holding two match points.

2012

After defeating Andy Murray to win his eighth Wimbledon title, Rafael Nadal broke the record set by Pete Sampras for most consecutive weeks spent at number one.

2013

Only one championship was held on the grass in Halle, and the year came to a close with Roger ranked sixth in the world.

Roger was ranked sixth in the world in 2013.
Roger was ranked sixth in the world in 2013. ( Source : thefedererblog )

A humiliating loss to world No. 116 Sergiy Stakhovsky in the second round of the Wimbledon tournament followed a run to the semifinals at the Australian Open and the last eight at Roland Garros.

A defeat in the United States Open's fourth round led to New York City's early departure in the past ten years.

2014

With a final score of 3-1 over France, Switzerland became the first country in its history to win the Davis Cup.

In the Australian Open semifinals, he was defeated by Nadal. At Roland Garros, Roger falls to Ernests Gulbis in the round of 16, and at Wimbledon, he loses to Novak Djokovic in the five-set championship match.

2015

Roger won six trophies, but all of his final matches against Djokovic — at Rome, Indian Wells, the US Open, Wimbledon, and the World Tour Finals — were losses.

Roger's victory in the Brisbane final marked the 1,000th victory of his career.
Roger's victory in the Brisbane final marked the 1,000th victory of his career. ( Source : skysports )

His victory in the Brisbane final marked the 1,000th victory of his career.

2016

The tennis star failed to win a championship for the first time since 2000, and the season was further hindered by left knee surgery in February, which restricts him to just seven events. This was the first time Roger had not won a title since 2000.

2017

At the Australian Open and Wimbledon, Roger takes home his 18th and 19th Grand Slam trophies, respectively.

At the Australian Open and Wimbledon, Roger takes home his 18th and 19th Grand Slam trophies, respectively in 2017.
At the Australian Open and Wimbledon, Roger takes home his 18th and 19th Grand Slam trophies, respectively in 2017. ( Source : eurosport )

At age 35, he won the Grand Slam tournament in Melbourne, becoming the second-oldest winner in Grand Slam history, behind only Ken Rosewall, who won the Australian Open in 1971 and 1972.

2018

At 36, Federer became the world's number one player in February, making him the oldest player in the 45-year history of rankings.

The victory over Marin Cilic in the final of the Australian Open extends his Grand Slam championship collection to number 20. Despite having a match point, he failed to go past the quarterfinals at Wimbledon and was defeated by Kevin Anderson.

2019

Despite possessing two title points, Roger was defeated by Djokovic in a thrilling five-set final at Wimbledon.

It took a final set tiebreak to decide the winner of the longest final in the history of the competition, which clocked in at just three minutes shy of five hours.

2020

Roger reached the 15th semifinal of the Australian Open when Djokovic defeated him in their 50th encounter. Before that match, he had to save seven match chances to upset Tennys Sandgren in the previous round.

Roger had two knee operations in 2020.
Roger had two knee operations in 2020. ( Source : thestar )

During the peak of the Covid-19 eruption, the season was canceled, and he subsequently had two knee operations.

2021

After encountering defeat in the third round of the French Open, Roger pulls out of the tournament. Then, in the quarterfinals of Wimbledon, he was eliminated by Hubert Hurkacz of Poland. He withdrew from participation in the Tokyo Olympics.

Diana's Brother Roger Federer Announced His Retirement

After undergoing several knee surgeries, Roger Federer decided to call it quits in the professional tennis circuit at the age of 41.

His retirement from the sport brings to an end a career in which he won 20 Grand Slam titles, finished five seasons ranked No. 1, and helped create a golden era of men's tennis alongside rivals Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic.

The 20 Grand Slam championships that Roger Federer has won place him in third place all-time among men's players, trailing only his contemporaries Rafael Nadal (22) and Novak Djokovic (21).

Federer has stated that he plans to continue playing tennis, although he will no longer compete in Grand Slam tournaments or on tour.

During the Laver Cup, which will take place from September 23-25 in London, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and Andy Murray will all compete as members of Team Europe. This will be the first time these four players will play together.

Federer announced his retirement.
Federer announced his retirement. ( Source : hindustantimes )

The three-day team competition, managed by Federer's management business and named after the legendary Australian tennis player Rod Laver, puts six of the best players from Europe against six of the best players from the rest of the globe.

Tony Godsick has represented Federer as his agent since 2005. In an interview with the Associated Press, Godsick stated that Federer has been having difficulties recuperating from his most recent knee surgery.