Roger Federer sens words to Davis Cup and Gerard Pique for not playing and making exhibition tour
The Swiss Roger Federer had an issue with Gerard Pique early this year,
about the subject of Davis Cup and moving it to one event after the Nitto ATP Finals.
Roger Federer did not like this change and exchanged some words with Pique in last January.
Pique said that Roger Federer wants to protect the Laver Cup after the success it had during the last 3 years.Roger Federer responds to Pique regarding Davis Cup Issue Embed from Getty Images
Roger Federer is the one who created the Laver Cup in 2017 and it had a very successful event in 3 events.
for that, Roger Federer responded to Pique with his attacking words in his way.
“Davis Cup gave a lot to me and I gave a lot to Davis Cup too,”
“I won’t ever tell anything bad about it, I hope he stays successful, he needs to.”
“Our Laver Cup is three years old, Davis Cup is 120-years old.
“If they see us as competition, I take it with a smile.” Roger Federer said.Embed from Getty Images
While Davis Cup was running, Roger Federer choose to make an exhibition tour where He broke the record of attendance in Tennis History,
in the same time, Davis Cup did not know that big attendance which made the job harder for Pique.
Gerard Pique is hoping to merge Davis Cup and ATP Cup to make super events,
Moreover, Roger Federer decided not to play the ATP Cup which takes place for the first time early next season.
Therefore, the 3rd of January is the date when the ATP Cup starts and it will be played until the 12th of the same month.