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Roger Federer Eyes Dream Pairing With Rafael Nadal At Laver Cup For Farewell Match
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Roger Federer Eyes Dream Pairing With Rafael Nadal At Laver Cup For Farewell Match

Roger Federer said Wednesday he wants to team up with long-time rival Rafael Nadal for the final match of his career at the Laver Cup in London. The 20-time Grand Slam winner announced last week he intended to retire after the tournament at London's 02 arena, which starts on Friday. Federer, whose last competitive match was a loss to Hubert Hurkacz in last year's Wimbledon quarter-finals, has been struggling with a knee problem. He will play in the doubles on Friday evening but will not play a singles match in London.The Swiss does not yet know whether he will be able to team up with Nadal but said that would be the dream scenario."Of course, no doubt," he told a packed press conference. "I think it would be quite a unique situation if it were to happen."For as long as we battled to...