"Schwingen" is a popular sporting activity in Switzerland. Each summer, tens of thousands of people flock to see this unusual kind of wrestling at special contests. The winners are treated like royalty.
The defending Australian Open champion marched on, with another startling display of sweeping shots and breathtaking backhands. A new opponent awaits the Swiss legend in the final four.
Roger Federer has become the number one tennis player in world, making him the oldest player to ever top the ATP world rankings at 36. The previous record was held by Andre Agassi, who reached the summit aged 33.
Switzerland's biggest Alpine festival opened with a day of yodeling, alphorn-blowing and rock-throwing on Saturday at Interlaken. Some 150,000 visitors are expected at the event held about once every 12 years.
Germany added two more golds to their haul on Day 5 despite weather trouble. Men's ice hockey started with upsets, the curling round robin got underway and there was a new Olympic record in the ladies' speed skating.
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