Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal: Behind the “raw” image that embodies their enduring friendship

CNN – It was a moment in time – as short as half a second – that captured the intensity of the relationship and rivalry between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. Photographer Ella Ling poses as she stands on the side of the court with her camera at the ready Federer’s farewell from tennis Being … Read more

Roger Federer talks about life after tennis

He said “never”. “You’ve never held the racket in my hand. You don’t have these things in Switzerland.” As for tennis, the legend of the man has closed the book. I met Federer on Saturday in a small office on the ground level of the O2 Arena, where, the night before, he played the final … Read more

Roger Federer duo with Rafael Nadal in the last match, and a fall in the doubles in the Laver Cup

London – This match had to come, of course, for Roger FedererAnd for tennis, just as it inevitably should for every athlete in every sport. Federer performed Friday night in one last competition before retiring at the age of 41 after an impressive career spanning nearly a quarter century that included 20 Grand Slam titles … Read more

Roger Federer brings the curtain down on his career with defeat, but he remains impressive alongside his old friend and rival Rafael Nadal.

CNN – Roger FedererHis career may have ended in defeat on Friday, but the five-minute standing ovation that followed was a testament to the unique and indelible mark he made in tennis. Crowd flattery, seemingly endless rounds of applause and chants of “Roger, Roger, Roger” made Federer cry. “I’m happy, not sad,” he said after … Read more

Greatness spanned a generation during the era of Roger Federer and the ‘Big Three’

The ‘Big Three’ era in men’s tennis ended last week farewell function On the Instagram account of Roger Federer. To tell you how long he’s been around, Federer had 16 headlines by the time Instagram was invented. The Swiss master’s exit portends a period of dominance unlike anything tennis has ever seen – a period … Read more

Felix Auger-Aliassime spoils the return of New World number one Carlos Alcaraz, equals Canada with Spain in Davis Cup

Barcelona, ​​Spain — Felix Auger Eliassim Ruined homecoming Carlos Alcaraz After a fight he returned to beat the world’s newest player ranked 6-7 (3), 6-4, 6-2 to draw with Canada with Spain 1-1 in the Davis Cup on Friday. The Spaniards flocked to Valencia to watch 19-year-old Alcaraz in his first game since winning the … Read more

20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer retires

Happy Tracks, Rog.picture: Getty Images I wouldn’t be alone in saying that Roger Federer was the first winner that I always cheered for. Part of that was growing up in Chicago, when I was a kid, being a fan of a consistent winner wasn’t much of an option (as now. And everything shifts, turns, turns…). … Read more

Grand Slam Tennis Very Early Predictions for 2023

NEW YORK – The main tennis season officially ended this weekend, with Carlos Alcaraz And the Iga Swiatek They each won their first titles at the US Open. 1 related It was the first of many potential Grand Slam titles for Alcaraz, 19, and the third for 21-year-old Sweetek. Both are now among the best … Read more