Roger Federer will finally come back on the court for the upcoming ATP Doha 2021. Fans and insiders are eagerly awaiting this moment, as the Swiss Maestro hasn't played an official match since the Australian Open 2020 semi-final lost to Novak Djokovic.
While his last appearance di lui on the court was Match for Africa 6, an exhibition match with Rafael Nadal, Bill Gates and Trevor Noah. Roger, after Doha, decided not to play one of the ATP Masters 1000 of the season, the Miami Open.
Federer's victory in the Miami Masters 1000 is also one of the last major tournaments that the Swiss took home, in 2019 he won in the final after just over an hour of play against the American John Isner, winning in two sets with the result of 6 -1 6-4.
Roger wil lost 1000 point in the ranking. At the 2019 Wimbledon tournament Federer starts as seeded number 2, and in the first three rounds he beats Harris, Clarke and Pouille in order, in the fourth round he beats the talented Matteo Berrettini in just 1h and 14 min, while in the quarter he overtakes the Japanese Kei Nishikori.
In the semifinal he meets for the 40th time in his career his rival / friend Nadal, whom he defeats with the result of 7-6 1-6 6-3 6-4, thus reaching the final number 12 in London, where he confronts for the third time with Novak Djokovic: the longest final in the history of the tournament (with a duration of 4h and 57 ') sees Federer defeated 6-7 6-1 6-7 6-4 12-13 in the fifth set tiebreak (established in the 2019 edition of Wimbledon) after wasting two match points.