World number one Roger Federer made a winning start to his Gerry Weber Open title defence, beating Aljaz Bedene in straight sets.
It did not take Roger Federer long to get back to winning ways, as he clinched the Stuttgart Open on his return to action.
Roger Federer did not take long to reach the top of the rankings on his return to action, dethroning Rafael Nadal by beating Nick Kyrgios.
If he beats Nick Kyrgios in the Stuttgart Open, Roger Federer will return to world number one. But he is not feeling the pressure.
Victory over Guido Pella at the Stuttgart Open left Roger Federer one win away from returning to world number one.
Stuttgart Open top seed Roger Federer claimed his ATP Tour win since March, but Gilles Muller's title defence is over in Rosmalen.
After a three-month break, Roger Federer was pleased to have survived a scare to progress at the Stuttgart Open.
Mischa Zverev threatened to spoil Roger Federer's ATP Tour return at the Stuttgart Open, but the 20-time grand slam winner advanced.
Rafael Nadal beat Dominic Thiem to win his 11th French title, but could skipping part of the tennis calendar help prolong his career?
Rafael Nadal's French Open heroics earned praise from on-court foe Roger Federer, who has his sights on the Spaniard's number one ranking.