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Roger Federer takes break from tennis over knee injury

SWITZERLAND: Tennis player Roger Federer, whose last Grand Slam win was the 2018 Australian Open will not play again until next year due to a knee injury. The 38-year-old player said that he needed follow-up arthroscopic surgery a few weeks

Roger Federer named world’s highest earning athlete

NEW YORK: Roger Federer is the world’s highest-paid athlete for 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic knocked football’s Lionel Messi off top spot, according to the annual Forbes list. The Swiss tennis great, a men’s record 20-time Grand Slam singles champion,

Nadal frustrated by tennis lockdown, Federer undergoes surgery

MADRID: Rafael Nadal has expressed his frustration that tennis players remain unable to practice due to the coronavirus pandemic, while Roger Federer revealed he was happy with his recovery from knee surgery. The Spanish government has extended the country’s state

Federer wows fans with video of tennis trick shots

GENEVA: Tennis ace player Roger Federer delighted fans by posting a video on Twitter showing him executing some trademark trick shots against a wall in the snow. The 20-times Grand Slam champion last played at the semi-finals of the Australian

Federer, Nadal match in South Africa shatters attendance record

CAPE TOWN: Tennis stars Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal set a new attendance record for a tennis match, as more than 51,000 spectators turned up to watch a friendly exhibition in South Africa. A sellout crowd of 51,954 were in

Federer commits to 2020 French Open

Roger Federer will return to Roland Garros in 2020. The Swiss star committed on Thursday to play in the French Open, where the 20-time Grand Slam winner returned this year after a three-year Paris absence. He lost to Rafael Nadal