Everyone hoped to see Roger Federer on the pitch on the Australian Open in 2021, however regardless of the match being postponed in early February (on account of tennis gamers being quarantined) Roger Federer communicated a couple of weeks in the past by way of his agent Tony Godsick that he couldn’t take part within the match.
The newest rumors communicate of Federer’s return to the pitch in March, presumably on the Atp match in Dubai. In a current podcast, Federer spoke concerning the tradition of tennis as we speak.
The problem was that he needed to describe it in three phrases in complete, which he did superbly.
What Roger Federer thinks about tennis:
Federer believes that competitiveness makes tennis a particular sport.
Roger Federer identified that tennis is among the most world sports activities. He cited his causes for a similar and mentioned tennis gamers journey much more than musicians.
It is maybe one of the crucial world sports activities. We go on a world tour from January to November. So I all the time evaluate it to a musician happening a world tour.
Musicians do not do it every yr, however we now have to do it, and we do it every yr, so I believe it’s actually world, ” Federer added. Federer additionally talked about the aggressive angle of the game.
He defined why it was troublesome to be on prime of this recreation and what makes it one of many hardest sports activities. “I just think it’s competitive. It’s super competitive, there are a lot of tennis players there.
With this ranking system that you have to defend, which you did the year before… it makes it really hard you know in some ways to be at the top and I think the competition is huge.
So I would say it’s elegant, global and competitive, ” concluded the 20-time Grand Slam winner. The six-time champion has made the main draw at the Australian Open every year since his debut in 2000.
Tournament director Craig Tiley wished Roger Federer good luck. “In the end, Roger ran out of time to prepare for the rigors of a Grand Slam and he is very disappointed not to come to Melbourne in 2021,” Tiley mentioned in a press launch.
The Australian Open has all the time held a particular place in his coronary heart – bear in mind it was Roger Federer who named the primary Australian Open the ‘Happy Slam’.
We want him nicely as he prepares for his return later within the yr and we sit up for seeing him in Melbourne in 2022. ”