Roger Federer won't have retirement ceremony at hometown Basel Tournament

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Tournament Director Roger Brennwald said: "While we wanted to celebrate Roger's many years of success with our tournament, we understand that Roger needs more time.

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Roger Federer says he won't hold his retirement ceremony in two weeks at his home event in Basel because it's "too soon" after his emotional farewell at Laver in London.

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The 41-year-old announced a few weeks ago that he was due to compete in an ATP 500 event, but instead should have been recognized at the tournament, so he was retiring from competition.

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Tournament Director Roger Brennwald said: "While we wanted to celebrate Roger's many years of success with our tournament, we understand that Roger needs more time.

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But the 20-time Grand Slam winner hung up his racket at the end of the Laver Cup event in London in September.

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This was part of his plans to return home to say his final goodbyes, but he decided to postpone his arrival as the time between the two events was too short.

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"I would like to thank Swiss Indoors for welcoming me to Basel this year," Federer said

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