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SO SAD: Roger Federer suffers sad career first in brutal Wimbledon blow

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Roger Federer has suffered his earliest-ever exit from the Halle grass-court tournament in a brutal blow to his dreams of a fairytale title at Wimbledon.

A 10-time winner in Halle, Federer crashed out in the second round on Wednesday in a 4-6 6-3 6-2 loss to 20-year-old Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime.

The 39-year-old squandered a one-set lead, losing in one hour and 44 minutes against a player who is 19 years younger to the day.

“It’s amazing, for sure I didn’t expect this,” Auger Aliassime told Eurosport after beating one of his heroes at the first attempt on the ATP tour.

Roger Federer has suffered his earliest-ever exit from the Halle grass-court tournament in a brutal blow to his dreams of a fairytale title at Wimbledon.

A 10-time winner in Halle, Federer crashed out in the second round on Wednesday in a 4-6 6-3 6-2 loss to 20-year-old Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime.

The 39-year-old squandered a one-set lead, losing in one hour and 44 minutes against a player who is 19 years younger to the day.

“It’s amazing, for sure I didn’t expect this,” Auger Aliassime told Eurosport after beating one of his heroes at the first attempt on the ATP tour.

“I wanted to win, but Roger Federer is my idol and it was a huge honour to play him.

“I always thought he would be gone by the time I joined the tour.

“I was a little nervous when I realised I could win, but I was playing really well, almost perfect tennis.”

The pair share the same birthday of 8 August, but the 19-year gap in ages was the biggest Federer has faced in any of his 1,521 career matches.

The loss comes as a brutal blow to Federer’s preparations for Wimbledon – his favourite grand slam which starts on June 28

The 20-time grand slam winner, who turns 40 next birthday, has rarely played this year after double knee surgery and has said he is targeting a fairytale run at Wimbledon.

The Swiss legend pulled out of the fourth round of the French Open last week to give himself extra rest and prepare for the grass-court season.

Halle is his traditional grass-court warm-up event before Wimbledon and he won the tournament played near Bielefeld for the 10th time in 2019.

As the 2020 tournament was cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Federer was the defending champion in Halle.

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Roger Federer’s mother reveals a secret about him

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Lynette Federer talked about a secret of her son Roger Federer
Roger Federer will play an exhibition match in the Cape Town in South Africa,

The match will be between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal for the foundation of Federer.

The tickets were sold in minutes and they expect to break Tennis’s most attendance match by 50,000 fans.

Last year, Federer and Zverev broke the record with 43,000 fans in Mexico and in February
He will do it with Nadal.

Meanwhile, Roger Federer’s mother is happy about the match and to play in her country,

read, Roger Federer’s Mother talks about the next Match of Africa in Cape Town

She revealed a secret of her son and it might be one of the reasons of why He’s still playing Tennis.

“What amazes me most is the fire and zeal with which he is involved,”

“He still jokes in the dressing room with his opponents, playing a trick or two on them.“

“Somehow he is still there with almost childlike joy. That’s a good sign.”

Roger Federer will be playing an exhibition match on the 15th of January in Australia

to donate and help the bushfire victims, Rafael Nadal will join the match and many more stars as well.

Moreover, Maria Sharapova and Novak Djokovic donated $50,000 as She challenged him on Twitter.

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Novak Djokovic father attack Roger Federer ‘he can go home’

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This time, Novak Djokovic Father mentioned that Roger Federer doesnt’ want to retire

just because He can not accept that Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will be better than him.

“Why is this happening with Federer, who is still the most successful and best tennis player in the world?”

“That is a fact according to the results, which will not be for a long time. Because he cultivates so much animosity towards Novak.

Moreover, Srdan suggested that Roger Federer can go home and to more interesting things.
“They have developed a kind of respect over the years, but why do you think he still plays at 40?”

“Imagine that, a 40-year-old man still plays tennis, when he can go home and do some more interesting things.”

“But since both Nadal and Novak are breathing down his neck, he simply cannot accept the fact that they will be better than him.

“Go, man, raise children, do something else, go ski, do something. Tennis is not your whole life,”

“It is just my son’s current hobby. He is only a tennis player at the moment.”

Read, Roger Federer refuses to play in Saudi Arabia for one reason

Novak Djokovic father attack Roger Federer he can go home

Back to Monte Carlo 2008 where Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer met in the S-Finals,

Roger Federer told Djokovic team to Be quite after they were talking about a long ball.

and not for so long, Novak Djokovic Father besides his wife started saying tough comments about Roger Federer.

And from the other side, Roger Federer never replied to the Serbian Couples to let their comments only in the media.

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Nick Kyrgios tells Novak Djokovic’s father not to ‘push the blame’ onto Grigor Dimitrov

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The fallout from the Adria Tour continues with Nick Kyrgios hitting back at Novak Djokovic’s father for trying to “push the blame” onto Grigor Dimitrov following a string of positive coronavirus tests.

The controversial tournament, the brainchild of 17-time Grand Slam winner Djokovic, took place in Serbia and Croatia despite the Covid-19 pandemic.

Players and fans did not wear facemasks during events and did not adhere to social distance rules with Djokovic insisting that they were following guidelines set out by the Serbia government.

The first big bombshell dropped on Sunday evening when world No 19 Dimitrov confirmed he returned a positive coronavirus test after returning home to Monaco, and Borna Coric and Viktor Troicki also tested positive, but the latter two were still in Croatia.

World No 1 Djokovic added his name to the list when he announced on Tuesday that both he and his wife Jelena tested positive for Covid-19 after they flew back to Serbia.

Opinion: Reckless Novak Djokovic paying the ultimate price for his vanity project

His father, Srdjan, was unimpressed by Dimitrov and blamed the Bulgarian.

“Why did it happen? Because that man probably came sick, who knows from where,” Djokovic Sr. said of Dimitrov on RTL Croatia TV.

“He didn’t test here, he tested somewhere else … I think that’s not fair.

“He inflicted damage to both Croatia and to us as a family in Serbia.

“Nobody is feeling well because of this situation.”

Kyrgios, who has been very outspoken about the Adria Tour, hit back at Srdjan in an Instagram Story as he wrote ” don’t push the blame”.

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