#London: If you count the names of famous players in tennis, the number is many. This list is long. But Roger Federer’s name is like a magic to tennis lovers. It is natural that not only the tennis world but also other athletes will be saddened by the news of his retirement. Social media has been flooded with comments since the Swiss star’s departure was announced. The statements of some popular athletes are presented.
An incredible career legend Roger Federer. I can’t remember when I fell in love with your brand of tennis. Since then watching your game was an addiction. Addiction is hard to break. Because it is within us. Thanks for all the happy memories.
What a career @rogerfederer. We fell in love with your brand of tennis. Slowly, your tennis became a habit. And habits never retire, they become a part of us.
Thanks for everything Roger, you can’t be judged by Grand Slam numbers alone. Hope to see you soon.
Dear friend Roger, a friend is also an enemy! I didn’t think this day would come. Sad day for me personally. I am sure sports lovers around the world are shedding tears today. So many memories spent with you on and off the court. crying
Dear Roger, my friend and rival. I wish this day would have never come. It’s a sad day for me personally and for sports around the world. It’s been a pleasure but also an honor and privilege to share all these years with you, living so many amazing moments on and off the court 👇🏻
— Rafa Nadal (@RafaelNadal) September 15, 2022
One of the greatest in tennis history. The name will be written in golden letters. One of the best sports icons in the world. Watching you play was a joy, just a joy.
Hail to you legend. I can’t express this feeling in words. mind is heavy
Your career is an inspiration to all. The best of all time in tennis for me. A true gentleman. Have a good retirement.
Such a career people dream of, you have seen in reality. Regards FedEx.
Many tennis players have come and gone. Roger is one of Phaedra. Genius will miss you.