Tennis great Federer to retire later in September Roger Federer, a 20-time Grand Slam singles champion, will retire from top-level tennis after the Laver Cup in London later this month.
Roger Federer says retiring from professional tennis is ‘bittersweet decision’
Federer has been unable to recover from knee surgery and next week’s Laver Cup will be his final event.
Federer to retire from the sport after next week's Laver Cup
Roger Federer broke the news fans across the world have long been fearing when he announced on Thursday he will retire from competitive tennis after next week's Laver Cup in London.
Tennis ace Roger Federer to retire from the sport
‘I know my body’s capacities and limits, and its message to me lately has been dear … it is time to end my competitive career’, the 41-year-old sports great announced on Instagram.
Tennis great Roger Federer announces retirement
In a statement posted on social media, the 41-year-old says next week’s Laver Cup will be his final ATP tournament.
Roger Federer to retire from tennis after Laver Cup event in London
Federer will appear at the O2 Arena in London next weekend, alongside his great rivals Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, in what will be the final tournament of an illustrious and record-breaking career
Roger Federer's retirement statement
The following is Roger Federer's letter in which the 20-times Grand Slam champion announced he would retire from the sport after the Laver Cup this month:
Tennis champion Roger Federer announces retirement after 20 Grand Slams
Tennis champion Roger Federer has announced his retirement after being faced with challenges in the form of "injuries and surgeries".