Roger Federer Announces Retirement from Tennis

Roger Federer winning his first grand slam title at Wimbledon in 2003. 

Tennis legend Roger Federer has announced his decision to retire from the sport after Laver Cup 2022.

"I'm excited to announce that the Laver Cup next week in London will be my final ATP event," he said in a statement posted on his Twitter account.

The 41-year-old former world number one and 20-time Grand Slam champion has not played since suffering a quarter-final defeat at Wimbledon in 2021 before undergoing further knee surgery.

Roger Federer have played more than 1500 matches over 24 years.

I would like to especially thank my amazing wife Mirka who has lived through every minute with me - Roger Federer