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Watch: Nadal's tear-jerking statement after Federer's retirement

Published on Sep 24, 2022 06:38 PM IST

The bond they share was evident from the videos and pictures that went viral all over the internet after Federer's final match of his illustrious career, at the Laver Cup in London where Nadal was seen in tears. But what he truly felt in that moment was perfectly summed up during his interview later.

Rafael Nadal
Rafael Nadal

A Federer moment in time

It was hard to not go down memory lane as Roger Federer played his final match

Roger Federer is given the bumps by teammates after playing his final match at Laver Cup(AFP)
Roger Federer is given the bumps by teammates after playing his final match at Laver Cup(AFP)
Published on Sep 24, 2022 05:20 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Nadal withdraws from Laver Cup 2022 after Roger Federer's retirement match

Moments after Federer's retirement match, Nadal followed his "friend and greatest rival" in withdrawing from the event as well.

Team Europe's Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer during their doubles match against Team World's Jack Sock and Frances Tiafoe (REUTERS)
Team Europe's Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer during their doubles match against Team World's Jack Sock and Frances Tiafoe (REUTERS)
Published on Sep 24, 2022 04:56 PM IST

Laver Cup 2022 Day 2 Live Streaming: When and where to watch

Laver Cup 2022 Day 2 will take place on September 24 in London's O2 Arena. Here are the live streaming and broadcast details.

Laver Cup: Novak Djokovic will face Frances Tiafoe on Day 2.(REUTERS)
Laver Cup: Novak Djokovic will face Frances Tiafoe on Day 2.(REUTERS)
Published on Sep 24, 2022 02:03 PM IST

Watch: Rafael Nadal could not hold back tears after Roger Federer's final match

It was only natural how Nadal reacted at the end of the long and entertaining tie in London on Friday which marked the end of the glorious career of Federer.

Rafael Nadal spotted crying after Federer's last match
Rafael Nadal spotted crying after Federer's last match
Updated on Sep 24, 2022 09:10 AM IST

Watch: Roger Federer breaks into tears during emotional farewell speech

Immediately after the loss, which was his career's last match, Federer was hugged by his teammates before he was called upon his speak a few words on the match, on the sport and on to the fans one last time and the Swiss legend couldn't hold back tears in his lengthy and emotional farewell speech.

Roger Federer reacts at the end of his last match after announcing his retirement (Action Images via Reuters)
Roger Federer reacts at the end of his last match after announcing his retirement (Action Images via Reuters)
Published on Sep 24, 2022 07:15 AM IST

Federer bows out of tennis with doubles defeat alongside Nadal at Laver Cup

Federer, 41, and Nadal, playing for Team Europe, went down 6-4, 6-7 (2/7), 9-11 against Team World's Frances Tiafoe and Jack Sock.

Team Europe's Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal during their doubles match against Team World's Jack Sock and Frances Tiafoe (Action Images via Reuters)
Team Europe's Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal during their doubles match against Team World's Jack Sock and Frances Tiafoe (Action Images via Reuters)
Published on Sep 24, 2022 05:10 AM IST

Laver Cup 2022 Highlights: Federer's last match is doubles loss with Nadal

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal vs Frances Tiafoe and Jack Sock Laver Cup 2022 Highlights: Hello and welcome to the Live coverage of the Laver Cup 2022 match between Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal and Frances Tiafoe-Jack Sock on the O2 Arena in London which will mark as Federer's swansong.

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal vs Tiafoe and Sock Laver Cup 2022 Live(AP)
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal vs Tiafoe and Sock Laver Cup 2022 Live(AP)
Updated on Sep 24, 2022 05:12 AM IST

Watch: Nadal's priceless introduction for Federer at Laver Cup 2022 gala

On Thursday, Nadal had the perfect introduction for his teammate and doubles partner Federer at the Laver Cup 2022 gala dinner.

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer
Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer
Published on Sep 23, 2022 06:47 PM IST

Djokovic creates ultimate player with elements from Federer, Nadal, Murray

What would an ultimate tennis player be like? Well, Djokovic gave a try and picked elements from all the Big Four to create the perfect tennis players.

From left, Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal attend a training session ahead of the Laver Cup(AP)
From left, Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal attend a training session ahead of the Laver Cup(AP)
Published on Sep 23, 2022 05:37 PM IST

Federer's epic reply to Greatest of All Time debate on him, Rafa, Novak

Federer, who has 20 Slams to his name and 103 career titles, had an epic response to the GOAT debate on him, Rafa and Novak.

Roger Federer; Rafael Nadal with Novak Djokovic
Roger Federer; Rafael Nadal with Novak Djokovic
Published on Sep 23, 2022 05:01 PM IST

Unvaccinated Novak Djokovic awaiting word on Australian Open

Novak Djokovic was deported from Australia last January after a 10-day legal saga that culminated with his visa being revoked; he originally was granted an exemption to strict vaccination rules by two medical panels and Tennis Australia in order to play in the Australian Open.

Serbia's Novak Djokovic attends a training session ahead of the Laver Cup tennis tournament at the O2 in London, (AP)
Serbia's Novak Djokovic attends a training session ahead of the Laver Cup tennis tournament at the O2 in London, (AP)
Published on Sep 23, 2022 01:25 PM IST
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Spaniard Carlos Alcaraz plots lengthy reign as men's No. 1

The Spaniard climbed to the top of the ATP rankings this month when he claimed his maiden Grand Slam title at the U.S. Open at Flushing Meadows.

Spain's Carlos Alcaraz reacts during a tennis match (REUTERS)
Spain's Carlos Alcaraz reacts during a tennis match (REUTERS)
Published on Sep 23, 2022 01:02 PM IST
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How fate cast its spell to draw Somdev Devvarman against Roger Federer in 2011

Somdev Devvarman did lose that match 3-6, 3-6, yet for him, the tie was a memory of a lifetime, but what most wouldn't know was that the former world no. 62 wasn't scheduled to play at Dubai, let alone against Federer, but fate had other plans.

Somdev Devvarman faced Roger Federer twice in his career(Getty Images)
Somdev Devvarman faced Roger Federer twice in his career(Getty Images)
Published on Sep 23, 2022 11:19 AM IST
ByAratrick Mondal, Kolkata

Laver Cup, live streaming: When and where to watch Federer and Nadal's match

Roger Federer will team up with his long-time rival Rafael Nadal in the final match of his illustrious career at the Laver Cup 2022 on Friday. Here's all you need to know about Federer's swansong in the 2022 edition of the Laver Cup.

Laver Cup, live streaming: Team Europe's Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal during practice(Reuters)
Laver Cup, live streaming: Team Europe's Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal during practice(Reuters)
Published on Sep 23, 2022 10:19 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Watch: 'Big Four' unites in practice session as Roger, Rafa take on Novak, Andy

Ahead of the Laver Cup opener on Friday the Big Four had an epic practice session in London where Federer and Rafael Nadal took in Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray.

Andy Murray (L) shakes hands with Roger Federer next to Novak Djokovic (back L) and Rafael Nadal (back R) during a practice session
Andy Murray (L) shakes hands with Roger Federer next to Novak Djokovic (back L) and Rafael Nadal (back R) during a practice session
Published on Sep 23, 2022 09:07 AM IST

Federer's epic reply to Djokovic's 'Sorry Roger for 2019 Wimbledon final' remark

Ahead of Federer's final match, Djokovic recalled the 2019 Wimbledon final before the two shared an epic banter in the press conference.

Novak Djokovic; Roger Federer
Novak Djokovic; Roger Federer
Updated on Sep 23, 2022 06:24 PM IST

Watch: Nadal's priceless reaction on teaming up with Federer at Laver Cup

Rafael Nadal said that he is looking forward to teaming up with his long-time rival Roger Federer at the Laver Cup 2022. Federer's final match of his illustrious career will be in doubles at the Laver Cup.

Team Europe's Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal during practice (Reuters)
Team Europe's Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal during practice (Reuters)
Published on Sep 22, 2022 06:33 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Roger Federer ‘ready to take on the World’ with Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray

Roger Federer posted a selfie with fellow Team Europe players Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Casper Ruud and Stefanos Tsitsipas as he continues the build-up towards the Laver Cup, after which the Swiss great has said that he will end his illustrious career.

Roger Federer will end his illustrious career after the Laver Cup. (AP)
Roger Federer will end his illustrious career after the Laver Cup. (AP)
Updated on Sep 22, 2022 05:19 PM IST

Laver Cup: Federer confirmed to team up with Nadal in his final match

Laver Cup organisers have confirmed that Roger Federer will team up with his long-time rival Rafael Nadal for the final match of his career.

Team Europe's Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal during a press conference( Reuters)
Team Europe's Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal during a press conference( Reuters)
Published on Sep 22, 2022 05:18 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Federer reveals painful details leading to retirement call: ‘Scan result was…’

The 41-year-old, who had planned to make an ATP tour return this month and had a scheduled Basel appearance in October, has decided to hang his racquet and will make his last appearance in competitive tennis at the Laver Cup in London

Switzerland's Roger Federer looks down during a media conference ahead of the Laver Cup tennis tournament at the O2 in London(AP)
Switzerland's Roger Federer looks down during a media conference ahead of the Laver Cup tennis tournament at the O2 in London(AP)
Published on Sep 22, 2022 09:01 AM IST

Roger Federer reveals future plans after retirement announcement

Amid his continuous struggle with knee injury, Federer decided to hang his racquet at the end of the Laver Cup tournament on London this week. But the 41-year-old has revealed that he would remain part of the sport despite the retirement announcement.

Roger Federer(USA TODAY Sports)
Roger Federer(USA TODAY Sports)
Published on Sep 22, 2022 08:09 AM IST

Roger Federer has his say on GOAT battle against Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic

While the GOAT debate continues and is likely to remain long, Federer, who is set to play his final ATP tournament at the Laver Cup starting Friday in London, had his say on the GOAT battle.

Rafael Nadal with Novak Djokovic; Roger Federer
Rafael Nadal with Novak Djokovic; Roger Federer
Published on Sep 22, 2022 07:36 AM IST

Laver Cup: Federer reserves ultimate praise for Nadal ahead of farewell match

Swiss marvel Roger Federer wants to team up with Rafael Nadal for his farewell match at the Laver Cup in London.

Switzerland's Roger Federer attends a media conference ahead of the Laver Cup tennis tournament at the O2 in London(AP)
Switzerland's Roger Federer attends a media conference ahead of the Laver Cup tennis tournament at the O2 in London(AP)
Published on Sep 21, 2022 07:35 PM IST
By, New Delhi

John McEnroe puts perfect end to GOAT debate on Federer, Nadal and Djokovic

The three won 62 of the last 76 Grand Slams in men's tennis with Nadal (22) leading the Slam list followed by Djokovic (21) and Federer (20). And ahead of the latter's final ATP tournament of his career, tennis legend McEnroe put a perfect end to the long-standing GOAT debate.

Rafael Nadal with Roger Federer; Novak Djokovic
Rafael Nadal with Roger Federer; Novak Djokovic
Published on Sep 21, 2022 09:25 AM IST

Federer reveals Laver Cup intention with huge Nadal statement: 'Absolute dream'

The ATP event in London, starting Friday at the O2 Arena, is set to be Federer's final tournament of his career and the 20-time Grand Slam champion on Tuesday revealed his intention for the Laver Cup with a massive statement on Rafael Nadal.

Roger Federer with Rafael Nadal(REUTERS)
Roger Federer with Rafael Nadal(REUTERS)
Published on Sep 21, 2022 08:39 AM IST

The glaring gap in Indian tennis

With no Indian making the singles main draw of a Grand Slam in 2022 and a thin talent pool at junior level, Indian tennis is facing a number of issues.

No Indian has made the singles main draw of a Grand Slam this season, Sumit Nagal being the last presence at the 2021 Australian Open.(Reuters)
No Indian has made the singles main draw of a Grand Slam this season, Sumit Nagal being the last presence at the 2021 Australian Open.(Reuters)
Published on Sep 19, 2022 09:51 PM IST
ByRutvick Mehta, Mumbai

Laver Cup: Roger Federer reaches London for his final ATP tournament

Federer is also likely to announce whether he will participate in the event amid fitness concerns.

Roger Federer
Roger Federer
Updated on Sep 19, 2022 07:58 PM IST

Carlos Alcaraz sends Spain into last 8 of Davis Cup Finals

Seven days after winning his first Grand Slam tournament, Alcaraz beat Kwon Soon-woo in straight sets in the Davis Cup Finals to secure Spain victory over South Korea

Spain's Carlos Alcaraz reacts during his match against Republic of Korea's Kwon Soon-woo(REUTERS)
Spain's Carlos Alcaraz reacts during his match against Republic of Korea's Kwon Soon-woo(REUTERS)
Published on Sep 19, 2022 07:41 AM IST
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