Last Update: Sep 23, 2022.

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Why is Federer not playing this year?

Due to the surgery on his right knee, Federer had to withdraw from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, and the 2021 Australian Open.

Wimbledon 2022: Why isn't Roger Federer participating in the tournament? The men's portion of Wimbledon will begin Monday with one very notable absence. Eight-time Wimbledon champ Roger Federer will not take part in the event. Federer, 40, is still recovering after undergoing knee surgery last year.

Why Serena Williams, Roger Federer, other tennis stars aren't playing in 2021 US Open. The final major of the 2021 season is here. In fact, Nadal, Roger Federer and Serena Williams — who have a combined 15 U.S. Open titles — are all out.

Why Serena Williams, Roger Federer, other tennis stars aren't playing in 2021 US Open. The final major of the 2021 season is here. In fact, Nadal, Roger Federer and Serena Williams — who have a combined 15 U.S. Open titles — are all out.

Why Serena Williams, Roger Federer, Other Tennis Stars Aren't Playing In

Why Serena Williams, Roger Federer, other tennis stars aren't playing in 2021 US Open. In fact, Nadal, Roger Federer and Serena Williams — who have a combined 15 U.S. Open titles — are all out. This will be the first time since 1997 that none of the three are in the tournament.

Why Serena Williams, Roger Federer, Other Tennis Stars Aren't Playing In

Last week, he announced he will retire after playing his final tournament this weekend. Tennis great Roger Federer has revealed his knee injury is to blame for his retirement, saying he "stopped believing" after playing Wimbledon last year.

Last week, he announced he will retire after playing his final tournament this weekend. Tennis great Roger Federer has revealed his knee injury is to blame for his retirement, saying he "stopped believing" after playing Wimbledon last year.

In disappointing news for fans, Federer will not be playing at Wimbledon 2022.

Out-of-action Federer Remains Highest-paid Tennis Player

Former world number one Roger Federer is the world's highest-paid tennis player for the 17th year despite not playing a match for nearly 14 months. The 41-year-old Swiss tennis legend has a sponsorship portfolio that is unmatched in the sports world.

Out-of-action Federer Remains Highest-paid Tennis Player

In disappointing news for fans, Federer will not be playing at Wimbledon 2022. Federer was not registered for the singles competition when most players formally entered in April and his chances of becoming a late wildcard entry had looked vanishingly small.

In disappointing news for fans, Federer will not be playing at Wimbledon 2022. Federer was not registered for the singles competition when most players formally entered in April and his chances of becoming a late wildcard entry had looked vanishingly small.

During media day at the Laver Cup earlier this week, Federer said while he will not be competing in professional tennis, he will still be playing exhibition matches in front of packed stadiums. €œI would like to keep doing exhibition matches and I know that I still have the chance to fill stadiums, Federer said.

Personal Interests

Aside from tennis, Roger Federer has many interests and hobbies that he likes do to off the court. Federer likes listening to music, playing different spots, going fishing, cards and even playing video games.

Personal Interests

New York will miss Roger Federer at the US Open 2021. The Swiss star has won five of his 20 Grand Slams in Flushing Meadows, where he became the first (and only) player to win five consecutive titles (2004-08). However, Federer won't be playing at the Arshur Ashe Stadium this year, after also missing the 2020 edition.

Federer will not play in Indian Wells this year, and Djokovic's status remains in question, though as of Wednesday he was still in the draw.