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Roger Federer is stuck between the Laver Cup and Roland Garros 2020

Roger Federer is stuck between Laver Cup and Roland Garros 2020
Roger Federer is stuck between Laver Cup and Roland Garros 2020
Written by Tennis Shot
The French Open was postponed to the last of September at the same time as Laer Cup.

The Coronavirus was the reason for the cancel of the clay courts and especially Roland Garros.

The 2nd Slam of the year will take place from September 20 to October 4 due to the impact of the global coronavirus.

And the Laver Cup will take place at Boston in the United States from 25 until 27 September.

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For that, Roger Federer will have to choose whether to play in the French Open or the laver cup.

This if there is not a change in the schedule of one of two events.

Bernard Giudicelli mentioned that He informed with Roger Federer’s agent about the issue.

“We informed Tony Godsick (Federer’s agent) of our decision but we didn’t consult him.”

In a statement, it assures that the Laver Cup is already related to sponsors and broadcasters…

and it will make sure to make the event in the current schedule.

“This announcement came as a surprise to us and our partners Tennis Australia, the USTA and the ATP.”

“It raises many questions and we are assessing the situation,”

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“At this time, we want our fans, sponsors, broadcasters, staff, volunteers, players”

“and the great city of Boston to know that we intend to hold Laver Cup 2020 as currently scheduled.”

The question that needs an answer is will Roger Federer play Roland Garros or the Laver Cup?