Is Roger Federer playing Australian Open 2021?

2019-07-06 by No Comments

Is Roger Federer playing Australian Open 2021?

Australian Open 2021: Why isn’t Roger Federer playing at the Australian open? Roger Federer decided to miss the Australian Open because wife Mirka opposed having to spend a full fortnight in quarantine, a leading official has claimed.

Is Federer playing tennis in 2021?

Roger Federer will not compete at the 2021 US Open. Roger Federer, one of the greatest men’s tennis players ever and current World No. 9 announced on Sunday that he has withdrawn from the 2021 US Open in Queens later this month due to a nagging knee injury that requires surgery.

Why did Roger Federer Skip Australian Open?

Roger Federer skipping Australian Open after wife opposes quarantine plan, official says. Roger Federer decided to miss the Australian Open because his wife, Mirka, opposed having to spend a full fortnight in quarantine, a leading official has claimed.

Is Roger Federer coming to the Australian Open?

Roger Federer has withdrawn from the 2021 Australian Open, the tournament confirmed in a press release Monday. “In the end, Roger ran out of time to get himself ready for the rigours of a Grand Slam and he’s very disappointed he won’t be coming to Melbourne in 2021,” Tiley said in a press release.

Who does Roger Federer play next?

Who will Roger Federer play next? The player up against Federer in the Wimbledon 2021 quarter finals will be Polish 14th seed Hubert Hurkacz.

Does Roger Federer still play tennis?

LONDON — Roger Federer will take time in the next couple of days to plan his future after losing in straight sets at Wimbledon on Wednesday in a men’s singles quarterfinal to Hubert Hurkacz, but he said he has no immediate plans to retire.

Why did Roger Federer withdraw?

Swiss tennis star Roger Federer has withdrawn from the Tokyo Olympics after suffering a “setback” with his knee during the grass-court season, he said Tuesday. He underwent two operations on his right knee in 2020 and was sidelined for more than 12 months in all.

Why is Serena Williams not in the US Open 2021?

She is not at the U.S. Open this year, having withdrawn to recover from a hamstring injury. Mouratoglou, though, has been everywhere, just as he is at every major tennis tournament these days.

When will Federer return?

Updated January 29, 2018 — 12.14pmfirst published at 11.55am. Roger Federer has declared he will return to the Australian Open in 2019, just hours after claiming his 20th grand slam title.

What is the Australian Open played on?

The Australian Open is one of the four Grand Slam tennis tournaments. It is the first one of the year. It is played in Melbourne, Australia. The Australian Open has been played on three different surfaces: Grass (1905–1987)

Is Federer retiring?

Roger Federer Retires From Italian Open 2019. Roger Federer has pulled out of the Italian Open 2019 due to a leg injury on his right leg. Federer was scheduled to play against Stefanos Tsitsipas at the quarterfinals of the Italian Open 2019, on Friday.