Roger Federer Athlete Pro Tennis Player Returns To Court

Roger Federer Athlete Pro Tennis Player Returns To Court
Roger Federer Athlete Pro Tennis Player Returns To Court

 

Roger Federer’s return to the court is uncertain and he says he will miss the US Open and be put on the sidelines for what he said will be “many months” because he needs a third operation on his right knee, a procedure, which he said he will stop. with “A Ray of Hope” that he will enter the competition.

Federer Said I also did a lot of checks with the doctors, even on the knee, I got all the information while I kept getting injured on the grass court at Wimbledon,” Federer said.

“Unfortunately, they told me that in the medium and long term, to feel better, I need surgery, so I decided to do it. I will be on crutches for many weeks and then I will also be out of the game for many months.”

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The 40-year-old Federer, who has 20 individual Grand Slam titles to share the men’s record with Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, acknowledged that there was a chance his playing career was over but said he would rehabilitate his knee with the goal from other. To make a comeback.

“I want to be healthy. I want to race later, and I also want to give myself a ray of hope to get back on track, even in shape,” Federer said. . I know how difficult it is at this age at this time to do another operation and try.

Federer missed more than a year of action after repairing his knee for the first time shortly after the 2020 Australian Open in February of that year. He had a follow-up procedure that June.

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He returned to Grand Slam action at the French Open in late May and then withdrew from the tournament after three wins. His last game was a loss in the Wimbledon quarterfinals last month, and he cited a knee injury during withdrawal from the Tokyo Olympics.

The US Open is the last Grand Slam tournament of the season and begins on August 30 in New York. Nadal suffered a foot injury and Djokovic withdrew from the tuning tournaments, saying that he needed to rest and recover after the Olympics, where he failed to win a medal.

Federer won 16 of his Grand Slam titles between 2003 and 2010 but remained at or near the top of the sport when he was in his early 30s. He won the Australian Open and Wimbledon during a 2017 revival and defended his title at Melbourne Park in 2018, his most recent Grand Slam Championship. In 2019, he lost a five-set classic to Djokovic in the Wimbledon final.

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Federer’s spot in the main draw at the US Open goes to Tallon’s Greek court in the Netherlands, the US Tennis Association said. American Mackie McDonald would be the next man to enter the field if there is another retirement.