Dominic Thiem expressed that Roger Federer is the real idea of Superstar
The US Open 2020 Champion had launched his web-site and He added a section of questions and answers.
in the questions section, Dominic talked about his relationship with Roger Federer and what He thinks about him.
First of all, The Austrian revealed He practiced with Federer in Wimbledon when He was 16 years old and He was his idol.
“because He [Roger] is an exceptional person. He represents the idea of superstar!”“Roger Federer is the real superstar” says Dominic Thiem Embed from Getty Images
Dominic Thiem reveals that Roger Federer loves pranks outside the court
In the way Dominic talked about Federer He mentioned that He’s a very open minded person outside the court.
Very, very entertaining, and completely relaxed. In the lockers, meaning in the inner, inner circle”
“he is a completely different person. Hilarious, open-minded and he also loves pranks.“
“When I was a 16-year-old junior I was allowed to practice with him for the first time at the Aorangi Park at Wimbledon.”
“At the beginning I was super nervous, I hardly hit a ball over the net. After some minutes I settled in.”
“Never ever had I thought I would ever beat Roger one day.Embed from Getty Images
Moreover, Thiem believes that Roger Federer is the most loved player in the world
“It was in Rome in 2016. Although it clearly needs to be stated that he was far from being physically fit in that round of 16.”
“He had obvious back issues. However, it was a special day for me! The most outstanding win was in the final of Indian Wells.”
“His stardom around the world is tremendous, even more so in the US. The people like him everywhere!” Thiem said