‘Biggest Rivals, Best Mates’: Rafael Nadal in Tears as Federer Bids Emotional Farewell to Tennis

https://sputniknews.com/20220924/biggest-rivals-best-mates-rafael-nadal-in-tears-as-federer-bids-emotional-farewell-to-tennis-1101163052.html ‘Biggest Rivals, Best Mates’: Rafael Nadal in Tears as Federer Bids Emotional Farewell to Tennis ‘Biggest Rivals, Best Mates’: Rafael Nadal in Tears as Federer Bids Emotional Farewell to Tennis Roger Federer, the first man to win 20 Grand Slam singles titles, announced his retirement from tennis last week. He played the last tennis … Read more

Climate change activist lights self, tennis court on fire during Laver Cup

Protester sets self on fire during Laver Cup.Image: AP A climate change activist lit himself and London’s O2 arena tennis court on fire Friday during the Laver Cup, according to multiple reports. The unnamed protester, clad in a white t-shirt emblazoned with “end UK private jets,” carried a lighter with him before sitting down on … Read more

Emma Raducanu vs Jelena Ostapenko: Where to watch, TV schedule, Live streaming details, and more

Grand Slam champions Jelena Ostapenko and Emma Raducanu are set for an exciting semifinal showdown in Seoul at the 2022 Korea Open on Saturday. Raducanu has been in excellent form all week, making it to the last four without the loss of a set. She defeated Moyuka Uchijima, Yanina Wickmayer and Magda Linette to reach … Read more

Infographic: Roger Federer’s career in charts | Infographic News

Roger Federer, one of the world’s most decorated male tennis athletes, will play the last game of his professional career at the Laver Cup in London on Friday. The 41-year-old Swiss player, renowned for his graceful one-handed backhand, began playing tennis at the age of eight, rising to become one of tennis history’s greatest players. … Read more

“Maybe I can play with Rafa, that would be an absolute dream”

Roger Federer’s farewell tournament is almost here and whether the 20-time Grand Slam champion will play at the event has been a huge subject of debate on social media. Speaking in an exclusive interview with SRF, the Swiss maestro put those questions to bed, remarking that he will indeed be playing doubles at the 2022 … Read more

Novak Djokovic arrives in London for Roger Federer’s farewell tournament

Roger Federer’s farewell tournament at the 2022 Laver Cup is to take place over the next few days to much fanfare, where he will be joined by some of the biggest names in the sport. Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are all set to join him in Team Europe for the team competition, … Read more

Roger Federer, Swiss tennis great, announces he’s leaving the sport

Roger Federer of Switzerland waves to the crowd after victory in his Gentlemen’s Singles Fourth Round match against Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain during day seven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 6, 2015 in London, England . Julian Finney | Getty Images Tennis … Read more

Serena Williams hints she might not be done with tennis

Don’t pull a Tom Brady, we’re begging you!Image: Getty Images We never get to say goodbye anymore. We’re not even a week out from the US Open, or two weeks out from what was a pretty signature last match for Serena Williams. Oh sure, it was the third round, and we don’t identify Serena with … Read more

Tennis great Roger Federer announces retirement | Tennis News

In a statement posted on social media, the 41-year-old says next week’s Laver Cup will be its final ATP tournament. Tennis great Roger Federer has announced his retirement from the sport, saying next week’s Laver Cup in London will be his final ATP tournament. “As many of you know, the past three years have presented … Read more

20-time Grand Slam champ Roger Federer retiring

Happy trails, Rog.Image: Getty Images I won’t be alone in saying that Roger Federer was the first winner I consistently cheered for. Part of that was growing up in Chicago, when as a child, being a fan of a consistent winner really wasn’t much of an option (as it is now. And everything turns, turns, … Read more