Simona Halep is worried that Roger Federer will end his sports career. The Romanian evokes a “tragedy” for tennis and for sport.
At 39, Roger Federer is nearing the end of his career. Tennis and sports fans dread the moment when the Swiss will choose to put his racquet away, but they must get used to the idea that they will hear the news in the coming months. This fear also occupies the mind of Simona Halep. The Romanian with two Grand Slam titles is a great admirer of the one who has 18 more, or 20 crowns in major tournament. The world n ° 2 spoke about the future retirement of her elder brother in an interview for the Romanian television channel Digisport. And according to her, a great sadness will befall tennis.
” It wouldn’t be a tragedy for Federer to retire at 40. It will be a tragedy, with quotes, for our sport, for his colleagues, he will be sorely missed. He was an idol to our generation, a beauty on and off the pitch, a very civilized man, with common sense, warm to everyone. A genius, as far as I’m concerned She admitted, aware that her idol will have to turn the page on tennis and think about her other life.
The one who will start off the courts after a sports career that began in 1998. ” It will be pretty sad for the sport when Federer makes that choice. But I think when he decides it’s going to be a wise decision. Life is more than tennis, and what he has accomplished is enormous. In the meantime, Roger Federer intends to return to the courts before leaving them definitively. The world No. 5 has not played in competition for many months due to a right knee injury. He checked off the Australian Open, which will be held February 8-21, to show he hasn’t lost any of his talent.
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