Federer and Nadal played 40 official matches together. The Swiss won 16 of them, and the Spaniard – 24. Although they competed many times in the finals of major tournaments, they became very good friends who played not only for the stake, but also in show matches.
Still in touching words he said goodbye to Federer. “My friend and rival. I was hoping that day would never come. It’s a sad day for me personally and for the world of sport. It was a pleasure, but also an honor and a privilege to share all these years with you, having so many amazing moments on and off the court “- wrote Nadal.
“In the future, we will have many more moments to live together, there are still many things to do together, we know that. For now, I wish you all the best with your wife Mirka, children, family and enjoy what is ahead of you. in London “- added the Spaniard.
Federer and Nadal will have the opportunity to present themselves to the public at the Laver Cup. This friendly tournament will take place from September 23-25. It will also feature Novak Djoković, Andy Murray, Casper Ruud, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Diego Schwartzman and Frances Tiafoe. This will be the last official performance of the Swiss. After him, he will end his career.
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This guy does not need to be introduced to volleyball fans. Sebastian Świderski, president of the Polish Volleyball Federation and world runner-up in 2006, meets with Łukasz Kadziewicz before the quarter-final match of the Poles in this year’s championship. What does it tell him about the backstage of the election of Nikola Grbić as the coach of the Polish volleyball team? How does he evaluate his coaching achievements? – Everything depends on the group of people you meet – says Sebastian Świderski “In the Shadow of Sport”. He reveals what people he has met on his professional path, who he calls the biggest “freak”, with whom he has not exchanged a word in the locker room and outside, what he learned from moving to Italy and what the current generation of volleyball players keeps … in the refrigerator.
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