Novak Djokovic: ‘Roger Federer is one of the best athletes in history’ | Video
Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovicformer world number one, commented before the retirement of Roger Federer What is it one of the best athletes of all time in any discipline, and will leave a lasting legacy for the world of tennis.’
Federerwinner of 20 Grand Slam titles, has struggled with injuries in recent years and announced last week that he will end his career after the Laver Cup 2022from September 23 to 25.
Djokovic21 times champion of ‘Grands’, commented on the style of play of ‘Your Majesty’.
His impact on the game has been tremendous, his game, his style, just perfect to the eye of a tennis coach, a player or a tennis fan. He has left a huge legacy that he will live on for a long time.
The Laver Cup 2022 it will be the first time Federer, Djokovic, Rafael Nadal Y Andy Murray play together in an event from the 2019 Australian Open, to which the Serb added.
It’s great that we get to spend some quality time off the pitch together. We have team dinners and we will chat about tennis, sports, life. We don’t usually do that on tour, we have our own teams and families, so this is pretty extraordinary.
‘nole’ declared that this tournament It’s not just about lifting a trophy, but to share with his biggest rivals off the track.
We all want to win and perform well, but at the same time, due to Roger’s farewell and the opportunity to be alongside some of my biggest competitors in my career, we also want to share good times off the track.
Djokovic Y Federer they met 50 times, the Serbian won 27 and the Swiss 23. Including, the last final of ‘His Majesty’ in a Grand Slam, Wimbledon 2019, when ‘Nole’ lifted the crown.
(With information from Reuters)