Roger Federer brings the curtain down on his career with defeat, but he remains impressive alongside his old friend and rival Rafael Nadal.
CNN – Roger FedererHis career may have ended in defeat on Friday, but the five-minute standing ovation that followed was a testament to the unique and indelible mark he made in tennis. Crowd flattery, seemingly endless rounds of applause and chants of “Roger, Roger, Roger” made Federer cry. “I’m happy, not sad,” he said after […]
Editor’s note: Harry Edwards, sociologist and Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley, author of “The black athlete revolutionAbout black activity on the field and in the sports arena. The opinions expressed here are his own. Read More opinion In CNN. CNN – If you watched Frances Tiafoe play at the US Open last […]