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Roger Federer ousted in upset

Updated: February 15, 2013, 7:16 PM ET
Associated Press

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands -- Julien Benneteau upset the sluggish Roger Federer 6-3, 7-5 on Friday to reach the semifinals of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament.

Defending champion Federer struggled with his serve and the timing of his ground shots throughout the match and Benneteau capitalized, punishing Federer on his second serves, for his second victory over the Swiss master.

"It is one of the biggest wins, for sure," the 39-ranked Frenchman said. "To play against Roger, ...

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