Roger Federer Arrives In London For His Final ATP Event As Participant | Tennis Information
Roger Federer arrives in London for Laver Cup 2022.
Twenty-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer on Sunday arrived in London for the Laver Cup, which will likely be his final match as knowledgeable tennis participant. The Swiss tennis nice final Thursday introduced his retirement from aggressive tennis saying that the upcoming Laver Cup in September could be his final Affiliation of Tennis Professionals (ATP) occasion as a participant. The tennis legend is anticipated to provoke his ultimate goodbye on September 22 with a apply session with Staff Europe. Within the official occasion, to be held from September 23 to 25, he will likely be seen contesting alongside different tennis greats – Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and Andy Murray, in addition to kids world primary Casper Ruud and Stefanos Tsitsipas.
Federer took to Twitter to announce his retirement by way of a letter. He has gained 103 ATP singles titles and total 1,251 matches all through his illustrious profession. Federer has additionally gained 20 Grand Slam titles, together with a record-making eight Wimbledon males’s singles titles.
“The Laver Cup subsequent week in London will likely be my ultimate ATP occasion. I’ll play extra tennis sooner or later, after all, however simply not in Grand Slams or on the tour. It is a bittersweet resolution as a result of I’ll miss every little thing the tour has given me. However on the identical time, there’s a lot to have a good time. I contemplate myself one of the vital lucky folks on earth,” Roger Federer wrote in his retirement letter.
The Europe staff will struggle it out for the title in opposition to Staff World, which will likely be captained by John McEnroe. McEnroe’s staff additionally consists of massive names like Diego Schwartzman, Alex de Minaur, Frances Tiafoe, Jack Sock, Felix Auger-Aliassime, and Taylor Fritz. Tommy Paul was just lately chosen because the alternate for the staff.
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