Roger Federer announced Thursday that he is retiring from professional tennis at age 41 after winning 20 Grand Slam titles. Federer has not competed since Wimbledon in July 2021. He has had a series of knee operations. Federer posted his news on Twitter, saying his farewell event will be the Laver Cup in London next week. That is a team event run by his management company.
Here`s how twitter reacted to his retirement news:
— Stanislas Wawrinka (@stanwawrinka) September 15, 2022
Thank you & farewell legend!
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) September 15, 2022
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) September 15, 2022
— DK (@DineshKarthik) September 15, 2022
— Carlos Alcaraz (@carlosalcaraz) September 15, 2022
— hardik pandya (@hardikpandya7) September 15, 2022
What a heartfelt message , full of love, life, hope, passion and gratitude. Which is exactly how Roger played the game we love so much. Thank you thank you thank you, for all the magic!!!
— Martina Navratilova (@Martina) September 15, 2022
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