Federer is eyeing a return to ATP circuit subsequent season© AFP
Swiss tennis nice Roger Federer mentioned he hopes to get well from his newest knee surgical procedure and get again on the ATP circuit subsequent season. “How, why and to do what, I do not but know, however that might be the concept,” the 20-time Grand Slam title winner and former world primary advised Swiss every day Tagesanzeiger in an interview revealed on Sunday.
Federer, who can be 41 in August, has not performed since a quarter-final defeat at Wimbledon nearly a 12 months in the past and his newest knee surgical procedure was his third in 18 months.
“I personally am curious to see what is going to comply with,” Federer mentioned. “However I’ve hope, I’ve already come a great distance. I am not far. The following three or 4 months can be extraordinarily essential.”
Federer advised Swiss broadcaster SRF on Saturday that he’s “at the moment specializing in (his) bodily situation, in order that there is no such thing as a overload” and goes to the health club “5 to 6 occasions every week”.
He’s aiming for a return to motion on the Laver Cup in London from September 23-25 after which his hometown match of Basel from October 24-30.
Federer, the winner of 103 trophies over his profession, performed solely 13 matches in 2021 and simply six in 2020. He’s at the moment ranked fiftieth in ATP standings, his lowest in 22 years.
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