The Olympic gold medal is without doubt one of the best prizes in tennis which has persevered to elude Federer.
In 2012, the Swiss famous person misplaced to house favorite Andy Murray within the ultimate.
The transfer of sponsor from Nike to Uniqlo closing 12 months indicated Federer would compete in Tokyo whilst donning the Jap attire.
And he has admitted he’ll extend his profession till subsequent summer season.
“It sort of feels to me nonetheless some distance away,” Federer informed TV Mag.
“But when I am wholesome, I at all times need to play and Tokyo turns into a large objective, then we’re going to see.”
Moreover, Federer is not sure when he’ll name time on his profession.
He has just lately claimed he does no longer need a “fairytale” finishing – which successful the Olympic gold would convey.
At 37 years outdated, Federer is constant to defy Father Time by means of ceaselessly competing on the very best degree.
And he attracts inspiration from Andre Agassi, who retired at 36.
“The affection of the sport [is why I keep playing], essentially, but in addition the truth of getting made the verdict to play a very long time in the past,” Federer added.
“Andre Agassi, who had an enormous profession after thirty years, impressed me.
“I additionally sought after as a way to play towards one or two extra generations and I take numerous a laugh to peer those younger individuals who pass up and play a distinct recreation.”
Federer has gained extra primary titles (20) than any male skilled within the Open Technology.
He’s additionally last down on Jimmy Connors’ all-time ATP file of 109 titles. of which his is simply 8 at the back of.