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Roger Federer out of Wimbledon, not sure if he will play next year

In the quarter-finals of Wimbledon, Federer was defeated by Poland’s Hubert Hurkaz in straight sets.

The ‘King of the Grasscourt’ Roger Federer was eliminated after losing in the quarter-finals of Wimbledon on Wednesday. He was defeated 6-3, 7-6, 6-0 by Hubert Hurkaz of Poland, seeded 14th. Everyone was surprised by the one-sided defeat of this legendary player. The All England Club has usually received a standing ovation every time, but this time it seemed like a farewell after their unexpected defeat in the quarter-finals and the eight-time Wimbledon champion admitted he didn’t know what to do. Will he play the next Wimbledon or not?Also Read – Wimbledon: Roger Federer’s winning campaign continues, reaches quarter-finals

It was not the Federer that tennis lovers around the world are used to seeing. He has played only 8 matches since the knee operation last year. Just a month later, Federer, who was going to celebrate his 40th birthday, did not get the strokes from the racket that made him a 20-time Grand Slam champion. Also Read – Wimbledon 2021: Serena Williams ruled out of Wimbledon with ankle injury

Asked if this was his last match here, Federer said, “Don’t know. I really do not know. I have to introspect. On the possibility of retiring from tennis, he said, ‘Not now. Hopefully not now. The goal is to play now. Also Read – Roger Federer said before Wimbeldon 2021 – ‘I know I can do much better’

In his 429 Grand Slam match, Federer lost a set 6-0 for the third time. Earlier this happened in the French Open both times. In the post-match press conference, Federer said, “The last few matches were not as expected. I am not used to this kind of situation. Not here at all. Hurkaz, who considers Federer as his role model, said that he had not imagined this outcome. (language)

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