It was his last performance. As a symbol, it was on the court of the O2 Arena in London where Roger Federer played his last match. A court where he experienced many joys during the ATP Masters, which he won six times during his career. This Friday, September 23, 2022, on the occasion of a double with Rafael Nadal during the Laver Cupthe Swiss lost the last game of his career.
An anecdotal outcome because the essential was elsewhere. The tribute paid to the Swiss, his sports legend, and Rafael Nadal’s tears at the end of the match made this beautiful evening worth the detour. We invite you to relive this last of the Swiss in images with the best photographs of the evening.
Roger Federer’s farewell party in pictures
It was in a packed O2 Arena that Roger Federer said goodbye to tennis.
As he entered the court during the team introductions, Roger Federer was cheered by the British crowd present in great numbers.
Before his doubles match with Rafael Nadal, the Swiss did not hesitate to support Andy Murray for a long time, who was playing singles against Alex De Minaur.
For his last match, it was with Rafael Nadal that the Swiss took to the court in a double count for the Laver Cup.
During the match, Roger Federer was able to show that he hadn’t lost any of his talent… and improvised a few more strokes of genius.
After the game, the Swiss broke down in tears in the arms of his team. A moment of emotion also marked by the tears of Rafael Nadal.
For fans of the Swiss, this last evening in the company of the Maestro will undoubtedly be an emotional moment.