Rafael Nadal can’t hold back the tears as rival Roger Federer bids an emotional farewell to tennis

Rafael Nadal can’t hold back the tears as rival Roger Federer bids an emotional farewell to tennis

Rafael Nadal can’t hold back the tears as rival Roger Federer bids an emotional farewell to tennis after their doubles defeat at the Laver Cup… with the Spaniard admitting he was left ‘shaking’ during their loss against Jack Sock and Frances Tiafoe Tennis superstar Roger Federer brought his illustrious career to an end on Friday … Read more

Roger Federer brings down the curtain on his career with a defeat, but still dazzles alongside longtime friend and rival Rafael Nadal

CNN — Roger Federer’s career may have ended in a defeat on Friday, but the five-minute standing ovation that followed was testament to the unique, indelible mark he left on the sport of tennis. The adulation of the crowd, seemingly endless rounds of applause and chants of “Roger, Roger, Roger,” reduced Federer to tears. “I’m … Read more

Roger Federer brings down the curtain on his career with a defeat, but still dazzles alongside longtime friend and rival Rafael Nadal

CNN — Roger Federer’s career may have ended in a defeat on Friday, but the five-minute standing ovation that followed was testament to the unique, indelible mark he left on the sport of tennis. The adulation of the crowd, seemingly endless rounds of applause and chants of “Roger, Roger, Roger,” reduced Federer to tears. “I’m … Read more

Roger Federer pairs with Rafael Nadal in the last match, falls in doubles at Laver Cup

LONDON — This day, this match, had to come, of course, for Roger Federer and for tennis, just as it inevitably must for every athlete in every sport. Federer bid adieu Friday night with one last contest before he heads into retirement at age 41 after a superlative career that included 20 Grand Slam titles … Read more

Roger Federer, a genius who made tennis look effortless

CNN — We are living through a period where the expected has surprised. In life, there is always an ending. Always. We know this. We anticipate this. We try to prepare for this. But when the passage of time forces a chapter to inevitably close, the reality of it all still stuns like a thunderbolt. … Read more

Serena Williams welcomes Roger Federer to the ‘retirement club’ and pays tribute to the tennis GOAT

Serena Williams paid tribute to fellow tennis great Roger Federer as she welcomed him to the ‘retirement club’. Federer announced on Thursday that he will retire from the sport at the age of 41, with the last tournament of his illustrious career to be the Laver Cup in London, scheduled to be held at the … Read more