The 1978 French Open winner and present Simona Halep's agent Virginia Ruzici believes that Roger Federer can triumph on the most important stage once more. The Swiss participant didn’t have a great second half of the yr however he goals to defend his Australian Open title in January. 'I have no idea what to say if he can win a Grand Slam title or not', Ruzici advised Gazeta Sporturilor. 'Wimbledon is the event the place Roger has extra probabilities. This yr he had too many up and down. It's my opinion, I could also be fallacious, he is aware of. He has a tremendous expertise, he’s the most important participant tennis has ever had. Probably the most profitable one, probably the most full when it comes to approach, probably the most gifted. Figuring out his ambition and starvation, you possibly can count on some surprises.'
Ruzici additionally commented on the youthful gamers' potential: 'Khachanov was spectacular on the finish of the yr, he and Zverev are prepared to interrupt via however you have no idea when. One factor is to win in Bercy or the ATP Finals, taking part in at the most effective of three units, and one factor is successful a Grand Slam title, the place you play at the most effective of 5 units. Khachanov is robust, tall, he strikes properly on all of the surfaces.'
Federer labored onerous through the low season in Dubai. The Swiss participant hit with a number of gamers together with Stefanos Tsitsipas, Robin Haase and Lucas Pouille, and he was extraordinarily centered. Just some followers have been fortunate to see the 37-year-old coaching, and Federer posted no photographs on social media that includes him on the fitness center and on the tennis courtroom neither. Chatting with SRF, the Basel native mentioned: 'The concentrate on the off season preparation was quite a bit on bodily apply. I did a variety of health and leg workout routines, and likewise at tennis apply I labored very onerous to make mysel prepared to deal with Djokovic or Nadal or different baseline gamers on slower surfaces.'