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Federer's last waltz before retirement


ANALYSIS – The Swiss will live without nostalgia his last doubles match with Rafael Nadal, this Friday in London.

Farewell Waltz.

From bitterness to sweetness.

The emotion that crossed the tennis planet when the announcement on September 15 of the end of his career, at 41, continues.

At the time of the last dance, at the Laver Cup in London, Roger Federer found the words.

"Everyone would like to play forever, but I'm happy I made this decision, because it's the right one.

I love my career from every angle.

Everyone has to leave the game. It was a very big trip, ”

says the one who had only played 19 games in the last three years…

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Tied up by a sore right knee, the man with the soles of wind will be limited to an appearance.

Doubles this Friday.

A last session shared with Rafael Nadal

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Source: lefigaro

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