Roger Federer, the person who brought a new style to the sport is still achieving at this age. The Swiss star is not only loved and embraced on the court, the off-court scenario is also the same. Though he did not have a very good 2021 year when it comes to tennis. For most of the season, he was out o the court due to injuries. He was last seen in the Wimbledon where he suffered an early exit. Since then, he has been battling his injuries and is eager to make a strong comeback next year at the Australian Open.
Recently, the player from Switzerland was honored in his hometown, Basel. We have got this covered up for you. Everything that you need to know about the player.
Roger Federer inaugurated a new tram
Recently, the player was honored with a new tram that illustrated the decorated career of the player. The benches within the tram are also made just like the benches inside any tennis stadium and not like any regular tram. Adding to this, the tram has the images of Roger Federer from head to toe which will be surely a traffic stopper in the near future.
Hopping aboard the Fedexpress!🚋🇨🇭Thank you for the incredible honor. It feels like just yesterday I was a boy getting to practice everyday on No.8 🙏🏼 Dangge Basel pic.twitter.com/F396FkIg1H
— Roger Federer (@rogerfederer) October 22, 2021
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The tram was inaugurated by Federer on Friday. Speaking of this, the Swiss player said that the project was very close to his heart and he is very happy to see the tram in the streets of Basel soon. “The project was very important to me. That is why it is a great honor for me to be able to see the tram on the streets of Basel in the future,” Federer said. “Thank you for the incredible honor. It feels like just yesterday I was a boy getting to practice every day on No.8,” Federer later tweeted.