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Roger Federer to make comeback in Stuttgart on June 14

Roger Federer will play in the Stuttgart and Halle grass court events before travelling to London to begin pursuit of a record eighth Wimbledon title.

tennis Updated: Jun 04, 2017 01:04 IST
Swiss tennis great Roger Federer has skipped the entire clay court season.
Swiss tennis great Roger Federer has skipped the entire clay court season.(Reuters)

Switzerland’s Roger Federer will return to action at the Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart on June 14, ending his 10-week break from the sport, the tournament’s director said.

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Federer returned from a six-month injury break to win the Australian Open in January, but skipped the entire clay court season, including the French Open, to focus on preparing for Wimbledon.

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Federer will play in the Stuttgart and Halle grass court events before travelling to London to begin pursuit of a record eighth Wimbledon title, Stuttgart tournament director Edwin Weindorfer said.