‘It’s Important That I Listen To My Body’: Roger Federer Withdraws From The French Open

‘It’s Important That I Listen To My Body’: Roger Federer Withdraws From The French Open


Even though we know it’s inevitable, it’s never easy to witness our sports legends age.

We recently watched LeBron James bow out of the first round of the NBA playoffs for the first time in his career — and look tired and old in doing so — and now another sports great is showing that father-time comes for us all. 

Following his third-round victory, tennis great Roger Federer has withdrawn from the 2021 French Open. 

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Federer defeated Dominik Koepfer in four sets (7-6, 6-7, 7-6, 7-5) Saturday night in a three-and-a-half hour match that clearly took a lot out of him. 

“After discussions with my team, I’ve decided I will need to pull out of the French Open today,” Federer posted to Twitter on Sunday. “After two knee surgeries and over a year of rehabilitation it’s important that I listen to my body and make sure I don’t push myself too quickly on my road to recovery. I am thrilled to have gotten

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