Whoa Snap! Federer ‘Stole’ Towels Worth $5,000?

Roger Federer officially checked out of the Australian Open today, losing in straight sets in a tournament semi-final match to Novak Djokovic.

Roger Federer took $5,000 in towels from Aussie Open?

(Interview (below) now available to be entered into evidence)

I don’t know what Federer’s portion of the tournament purse will be, but I can confirm that, at the very least, he will take home the equivalent of $672 from his five matches in Melbourne.

After his quarterfinal win over Stanislas Wawrinka earlier this week, ESPN announcer Jim Courier ended his on-court interview with Federer with a probing query: Read more…