Federer’s 24-year career will come to an end this week as the former world No 1 plays one final doubles match at the Laver Cup on Friday before cheering on Team Europe from the bench for the rest of the weekend. The 41-year-old has long been regarded as one of the greatest tennis players of all time, breaking records with his number of Grand Slams and weeks at world No 1.
But those tallies have since been surpassed by long-time rivals Djokovic and Nadal, and Federer has now had his say on what it was like to be part of the GOAT race with his fellow Big Three members, fighting for the biggest titles in the sport. “I’m definitelty very proud,” he said.
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