Switzerland’s Roger Federer will not play in the Australian Open this year. Photo: Reuters
Switzerland’s Roger Federer will not play in the Australian Open this year. Photo: Reuters

Australian Open: Roger Federer ‘runs out of time for rigours of grand slam’ after knee surgeries

  • The six-time winner is back in training but will miss opening grand slam of year, which has been pushed back three weeks to February 8
  • The 39-year-old has not played since his Melbourne semi-final loss to Novak Djokovic in January, missing the rest of Covid-disrupted 2020 season

Topic |   Australian Open 2021
Switzerland’s Roger Federer will not play in the Australian Open this year. Photo: Reuters
Switzerland’s Roger Federer will not play in the Australian Open this year. Photo: Reuters
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