'Roger Federer took me like a...', says ATP ace

Roger Federer retired on 23 September 2022, playing his last match alongside Rafael Nadal at the Laver Cup. The former world number 1 decided to hang up his racquet at the age of 41. The Swiss has undergone three knee operations in the last two and a half years, but he failed to solve the problem and had to accept the reality.
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2 days ago

Rafael Nadal: 'I have great memories of when...'

Rafael Nadal burst into tears at Roger Federer's retirement at the Laver Cup. Nadal and Federer created one of the greatest rivalries in tennis history. Federer wanted to team up with Nadal for a doubles match in his last match of his career. Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray supported Federer and Nadal from the bench.
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2 days ago

Rafael Nadal Says 'a Part of His Life Left' When Roger Federer Retired

Rafael Nadal admits that ‘a part of his life left with Roger Federer when his great rival retired from tennis. Nadal and Federer played each other 40 times over the last two decades in one of sport's most enduring rivalries. The pair were left an emotional wreck on court after the Swiss played his last competitive match in September at the Laver Cup.
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3 days ago

Rafael Nadal on Roger Federer retirement at 'emotional' Laver Cup – 'A part of my life left with him' - Eurosport

Rafael Nadal has revealed a part of his life left him when Roger Federer retired from tennis earlier this year. The pair have played each other 40 times over the last two decades in one of sports greatest ever rivalries, with the Spaniard leading the head-to-head 24-16, having won 14 of the 24 finals they have contested. The 22-time Grand Slam champion is 36 years old, compared to Federer who retired at 41.
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4 days ago

Roger Federer's knee condition: new important updates

Roger Federer revealed that his knee is not in the best condition. The Swiss has said goodbye to tennis played at the Laver Cup in London. Federer will play his last official match on 23 September 2022. The 41-year-old from Basel experienced a timid comeback last year, playing just 13 official matches and stopping again after Wimbledon.
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4 days ago

Rafael Nadal opens up on how Roger Federer's retirement impacted him

Rafael Nadal described Roger Federer's retirement as saying goodbye to an important part of my life. Nadal and Federer created one of the greatest rivalries in tennis history. The 36-year-old broke down in tears after Federer retired at the Laver Cup in London. Federer was accompanied by Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray.
#RafaelNadal #LaverCup #London #News #Sports #Tennis

5 days ago

"Thanks to my physios for always trying their best to keep me healthy" - Roger Federer's agent's son has fun with Swiss maestro and his coach in Tokyo

Roger Federer retired from the sport after his Laver Cup stint this year. The Swiss maestro was recently present in Tokyo for an exhibition event alongside his long-time manager and friend Tony Godsick. Godsick was first introduced to tennis when he was an intern at IMG. The duo founded Team8, their own tennis agency, in 2013.
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1 weeks ago

"I anticipated a lot of emotion from Roger, what I didn't was the emotion from everyone else" - Jim Courier on conducting Roger Federer's emotional farewell interview at Laver Cup

Jim Courier conducted Roger Federer's final on-court interview at the 2022 Laver Cup. The interview will go down as one of the most memorable moments in tennis history. Federer will return for the 2023 edition of the tournament in Vancouver, Canada. The 41-year-old has not yet confirmed whether he will take on the role of a non-playing captain for Team Europe or the future.
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1 weeks ago

Andy Murray reveals how he felt being part of Roger Federer's farewell

Roger Federer retired from professional tennis after this year's Laver Cup. Federer was joined by Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic. Murray said it was extra special to be a part of Federer's farewell. Murray reveals he has a busy schedule for the Australian Open in 2023.
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1 weeks ago

'I tried to learn from Roger Federer', says former Top 10

Roger Federer retired on 23 September 2022, playing the last official match of his career at the Laver Cup. The 41-year-old had tried in every way to get back competitive, but his physique sent him unequivocal signals. Matteo Berrettini reiterated that Federer has always been his idol since he started playing tennis.
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2 weeks ago

Ivan Ljubicic reveals Roger Federer's interest in chess

Ivan Ljubicic reveals Roger Federer has an interest in chess and likes to play bullet chess. The former world No 3 joined Federer's team as a coach in 2016 and was a part of his team up until his retirement. Federer, 41, ended his professional career at the Laver Cup in late September.
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2 weeks ago

Roger Federer: 'It's been overwhelming to be quite honest'

Roger Federer said goodbye to tennis last month, playing his last match at the Laver Cup. The 41-year-old admitted that he was impressed by the messages he received in recent weeks. Federer expressed a high level of optimism about the future of tennis. The 20-time Grand Slam champion was hoping to treat himself to a final round of jousting in 2023.
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4 weeks ago

"Rafael Nadal's farewell tears moved me, says a lot about how respectfully they treated each other" - American Alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin on Roger Federer's Laver Cup farewell

The former world no. 1 pair went down 4-6, 7-6(2), 11-9 in the 2022 laver cup. A tearful farewell was held after the match, with Nadal and Federer holding hands at one point. The american said she was moved by the 36-year-old's tears, which showed how much they respected each other.
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1 months ago

Diego Schwartzman tells funny Roger Federer anecdote from Laver Cup

Argentine tennis star says the Swiss gave him a racket that has Rosher signed to it. The 30-year-old was among the participants at this year's laver cup as he represented team world. He said the argentinian was an idol of mine growing up.
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1 months ago

Novak Djokovic loves a pic with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal played in the Laver Cup for the first time in 18 days. Novak Djokovic and Nadal had time to talk about tennis and life outside the court. Ivan Ljubicic posted a picture of the Big 3 gathered on the pitch during the tournament. The former Federer coach wrote: My favorite tennis photo.
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1 months ago

Rafael Nadal sends first tweet since the birth of his son, thanking fans for all the well wishes - Eurosport

Rafa Nadal has thanked his supporters for their well wishes after the birth of his son. Nadal's wife gave birth to the couple’s first child last week, a baby boy, in Mallorca. The birth came two weeks after Nadal celebrated Roger Federer's retirement at the Laver Cup with Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic.
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1 months ago

Roger Federer's farewell party at Basel ATP event postponed

Swiss Indoors was slated to be a farewell event for Roger Federer at home. The 20-time Grand Slam winner hung his racquet in September at the end of the event in Laver Cup in London. Federer was supposed to return to ATP tour last month after being on the sidelines for more than a month with knee injury. But with the space between the two events being too short, he opted to postpone his arrival.
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1 months ago

Frances Tiafoe reacts to his new ATP singles ranking, climbs 2 spots

Frances Tiafoe came up short in the Tokyo ATP 500 final on Sunday. The 24-year-old lost to compatriot Taylor Fritz in two tie-break sets. The American has climbed two spots to World No. 17 following his exploits in the Japanese capital. He was coming off a fabulous campaign at the Laver Cup with Team World.
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1 months ago

Special ceremony planned for Roger Federer at Swiss Indoors postponed, Swiss feels he hasn't fully processed Laver Cup farewell yet

Roger Federer was supposed to appear in a special ceremony in front of his home fans in Basel at the 2022 Swiss Indoors, but the event has now been postponed. The 20-time Grand Slam champion revealed that he was still coming to terms with his recent farewell at the Laver Cup and that it was too soon for him to celebrate in his home country just yet. Federer said that he has a lot of happy memories from the tournament, one he has won 10 times.
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1 months ago

Stefanos Tsitsipas on how viral photo of him next to Roger Federer's racket happened

Stefanos Tsitsipas told Roger Federer at the Laver Cup that it would mean the world to him if he gave him one of his rackets. The world No. 6 posted a picture of him sleeping next to a signed Federer racket on his social media page. The 24-year-old grew up watching and idolizing Federer.
#StefanosTsitsipas #LaverCup #News #Sports #Tennis

1 months ago