World No. 5 Roger Federer withdrew from the Australian Open on Sunday, according to multiple reports.
Roger Federer to miss full year of action
The 39-year-old has won six Australian Open titles (2004, 2006-07, 2010 and 2017-18). Federer is tied with Rafael Nadal for most Grand Slam titles with 20.
Federer’s last appearance at a sanctioned tournament was 11 months ago in the Australian Open when he lost to eventual champion Novak Djokovic in the semifinals.
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