Roger Federer named BBC overseas sports personality of the year

Swiss tennis player Roger Federer (36-years) has been voted BBC overseas sports personality of the year for a record fourth time. Earlier, Federer won the award in 2004, 2006 and 2007. Muhammad Ali and Usain Bolt have each won it three times. Federer will be honored during Sunday's BBC Sports Personality of the Year ceremony in Liverpool. Federer became the first man to win Wimbledon eight times and extended his record to 19 Grand Slam titles in 2017.

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