Roger Federer was knocked out of the tournament in three straight sets by Hubert Hurkaz, 24, of Poland. The match, which lasted less than two hours, was won by Hubert 6-3, 7-6(7/4), 6-0 and advanced to the semi-finals.
The Wimbledon tournament saw a major upset and 20-time Grand Slam winner Roger Federer was knocked out of the quarterfinals. Switzerland’s Roger Federer was knocked out of the tournament in three straight sets by 24-year-old Polish player Hubert Hurkaz. The match, which lasted less than two hours, was won by Hubert 6-3, 7-6(7/4), 6-0 and advanced to the semi-finals. The special thing is that this was Hubert’s first Grand Slam quarter final and Roger Federer is his idol. At the same time, it was the 58th Grand Slam quarter-final of Federer’s career.
This happened for the second time in 22 years
This was the second time in Roger Federer’s 22-year career that he was defeated by a player in three straight sets. Earlier this happened with Federer in the year 2002. Federer has won 103 singles and 20 Grand Slams, but he could not show his amazing in this match. Roger Federer made many mistakes in the quarterfinal match, due to which he lost the match.
Hubert dominated Federer from the beginning
The eight-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer, ranked 14th in Poland, looked heavy from the start in the quarterfinal match. Hurkaz won the first set quite easily. In the second set, Federer made a comeback to take a 3-0 lead in the beginning. However, after this Hurkaz made a comeback and performed well. After this, Hukraj also won the second set 7-4. In the third set, Hurkaz defeated Federer 6-0. For the first time in Federer’s Wimbledon career, he had lost a set 6-0.
Was Federer’s last Wimbledon match?
After the match, when the 40-year-old Federer was asked questions about his future. At the same time, the question also arose whether this was Federer’s last Wimbledon match? To this Federer said, ‘To be honest, I don’t know. After this defeat today, my entire team and I will sit together and talk about what to do next and what improvements can be made in the game. At the same time, he said that ‘the matter is to play in the future, so at the age in which I am, you cannot say anything about what is going to happen next.’