The Swiss Olympic Committee introduced on Monday that Roger Federer will signify Switzerland within the tennis competitors on the Tokyo Olympics.
The 20-time Grand Slam champion is presently taking part in at Wimbledon. His opponent within the spherical of 16 is Italian Lorenzo Sonigo. He can even take part within the Tokyo Olympics beneath the Italian flag.
Federer will flip 40 on the final day of the Olympics. He received a gold medal with Stan Wawrinka in Beijing in 2008 and a silver medal on the 2012 London Olympics. Di Murray defeated. He missed the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics attributable to a knee damage.
Federer is the one male consultant of the Swiss nationwide tennis staff. Among the many tennis gamers in Tokyo, Switzerland can be represented by Belinda Benčić and Viktorija Golubić, who will take part in particular person and double matches.
The Tokyo Tennis Championships began on Saturday, July 24, and ended on August 1.