Swiss Roger Federer He said goodbye to professional tennis this Friday in tears and after the support of his entire team including Rafa Nadal Rod being defeated by Jodi Sock – Tiafo in the Laver Cup,
The Swiss, who hung up his racquet after a career spanning 24 years and winning 20 Grand Slams, became emotional after the end of the match, at which point the tennis player cheered by the public attending his farewell match in London.
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Federer bids farewell to tennis in tears and dedicates entire O2 in London to the cause
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His entire team and rival team were accompanied by the tennis player, who were all clearly excited. Rafael Nadal One of the most affected, the Swiss wrapped up in tears during a farewell tribute. “It’s been a wonderful night. Thanks everyone,” she began her words between tears. “I was scared of getting injured, but I was able to be comfortable. It’s been wonderful being with Rafa and the other team members”He continued.
In his own words, microphone in hand, he thanked his family, friends and everyone –“There are many I have to thank”All the support he got in his career. Special mention was made by his wife Mirka, who attended the match along with their daughters and who was very excited too. “She has been my main support at the moment, perhaps she has been the one who brought me here,” he said.
The tournament’s organization also dedicated a tribute video to him, remembering his career, with messages from all of his teammates and rivals throughout his career, including NadalUndoubtedly the greatest of them all.