Roger Federer (ATP 2), last month winner of the Australian Open, has, in the last instance the ATP tournament in Rotterdam (hard court/1.862.925 euro) to his program. The Swiss accepted a wildcard.
For the twintigvoudig grandslamwinnaar is his ninth participation in Rotterdam. Federer won the tournament in 2005 and 2012. The Swiss can be in the Netherlands again number one in the world, and the Spaniard Rafael Nadal of his throne. Federer would be the oldest player ever to be on the first place of the ATP rankings. He should be the last four ranges.
“It’s great that Roger there are last-minute for has chosen to visit the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament”, was tournament director Ricard Krajicek overjoyed with the arrival of the Swiss. “After his great result at the Australian Open is the great news that he was there in Rotterdam, the netherlands.”
The ATP tournament in Rotterdam next week, between 12 and 18 February.