Roger Federer becomes world’s oldest No.1 tennis player at 36 posts an emotional message on twitter for fans

Roger Federer went on to win the finals of Rotterdam Open after defeating 6-2 6-2 in the finals.

On Sunday the Swiss star created history after winning Rotterdam Open, his 97th career title.

“What a fantastic week,” the Federer said, “The goal at the start of the week was to make it to the semi-finals. This is absolutely amazing, I’m really pleased, “he added.

Meanwhile, This is his third title win in Rotterdam following his victories in 2005 and 2012.

Moreover, the 36-year-old tennis star became the world’s oldest No.1 player after breaking the record held by Andre Agassi in 2003.

On Friday Roger Federer dethroned Rafael Nadal from the top spot in ATP rankings.

After gaining the topmost position, Federer decided to thank his fans and 120,000 spectators on his social media handle who were present at the tennis match.

On Twitter, he wrote,” Thank you Rotterdam! You broke the record for attendance.. 120k people! It was an amazing atmosphere.”

Meanwhile, Federer is expecting to rest after successively winning Rotterdam Open and Australian Open.

While it is said that Roger Federer may play the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championship which is beginning on February 26, 2018.

On this news, Tournament director of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championship, Salah Tahlak said, “It’s like 50-50. We are still hoping that he will come because you know he loves Dubai and Dubai Duty Free.”

Further, he added, “His first career title came in Milan and that tournament was owned by Dubai Duty Free. So it’s always on his mind. And he has been good to Dubai and Dubai has been good to him. But sometimes we can’t push beyond the borders. He is a human being and he has his priorities.”

Federer at the age of 36 is playing a top game of his career but he is still unsure about his future in the world of tennis.

Hopefully, he keeps on playing like this and keeps delighting his fans for some more years.

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