The place to observe the Laver Cup 2022 on TV? Roger Federer to play remaining match in the present day

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oger Federer brings the curtain down on his illustrious profession with a really particular match on the Laver Cup in London tonight.

The 20-time Grand Slam champion introduced his retirement from tennis final week through a message posted on social media: “To my tennis household and past. Of all of the items that tennis has given me through the years, the best, no doubt, has been the folks I’ve met alongside the way in which: my associates, my rivals, and most of all of the followers who give the game its life. Right this moment, I wish to share some information with all of you,” he mentioned.

“As lots of you understand, the previous three years have offered me with challenges within the type of accidents and surgical procedures. I’ve labored arduous to return to full aggressive kind.

“However I additionally know my physique’s capacities and limits, and its message to me currently has been clear. I’m 41 years previous. I’ve performed greater than 1,500 matches over 24 years. Tennis has handled me extra generously than I ever would have dreamt, and now I have to recognise when it’s time to finish my aggressive profession.

“The Laver Cup subsequent week in London might be my remaining ATP occasion. I’ll play extra tennis sooner or later, after all, however simply not in Grand Slams or on the tour.”

However, he’ll first crew up with Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray as Europe tackle Crew World.

Europe have gained all 4 earlier editions of the match however the likes of Felix Auger-Aliassime, Taylor Fritz and Frances Tiafoe are hoping to earn the world’s first victory below captain John McEnroe.

The match is known as after Australian tennis legend Rod Laver, who’s extensively considered one of many biggest within the historical past of the game.

Right here is the whole lot you must know concerning the Laver Cup.

When is the Laver Cup on TV?

The Laver Cup begins on Friday 23 September and can finish on Sunday 25 September. The match might be proven within the UK on Eurosport and might be out there to stream on-line on Discovery Plus.

How does the Laver Cup work?

Singles and doubles matches are performed on every day, and Friday’s matches are value one level, whereas Saturday’s are value two and Sunday’s value three.

Every participant performs in not less than one singles match over the primary two days however no participant can play singles greater than twice in the course of the three days.

Not less than 4 gamers from every crew should play doubles however no doubles mixture can be utilized greater than as soon as. Federer is simply taking part in doubles on Friday, teaming up with previous rival Nadal to face Jack Sock and Frances Tiafoe.

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What are the groups?

Crew Europe

Roger Federer

Rafael Nadal

Novak Djokovic

Andy Murray

Casper Ruud

Stefanos Tsitispas

Captain: Bjorn Bjorg

Alternate: Matteo Berrettini

Crew World

Taylor Fritz

Felix Auger-Aliassime

Diego Schwartzman

Frances Tiafoe

Alex de Minaur

Jack Sock

Captain: John McEnroe

Alternate: Tommy Paul

What’s the Laver Cup schedule?

Friday September 23, 2022

1.00pm Day Session

Match 1 – Casper Ruud vs Jack Sock

Match 2 – Stefanos Tsistipas vs Deigo Schwartzman

7.00pm – Evening Session

Match 3 – Andy Murray vs Alex De Minaur

Match 4 – Roger Federer / Rafael Nadal vs Jack Sock / Frances Tiafoe

Saturday September 24, 2022

1.00pm Day Session

Match 5 – Singles

Match 6 – Singles

7.00pm – Evening Session

Match 7 – Singles

Match 8 – Doubles

Sunday September 25, 2022

12.00pm – Day Session

Match 9 – Doubles

Match 10 – Singles*

Match 11 – Singles*

Match 12 – Singles*

*if required

What’s the Laver Cup order of play?

Friday September 23, 2022

1.00pm Day Session

Match 1 – Casper Ruud vs Jack Sock

Match 2 – Stefanos Tsistipas vs Deigo Schwartzman

7.00pm – Evening Session

Match 3 – Andy Murray vs Alex De Minaur

Match 4 – Roger Federer / Rafael Nadal vs Jack Sock / Frances Tiafoe

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