Roger Federer and his wife Mirka : confidences about their relationship “solid”

Roger Federer was eager to return to the clay courts of Roland-Garros, just as much as his audience. After three years of absence, the swiss champion 37-year-old is engaged in the famous tournament from the porte d’auteuil with the first game scheduled for Sunday, may 26, 2019 against the Italian 24-year-old Lorenzo Sonego.

The winner in 2009, Roger Federer has many memories at Roland Garros. Including the day of this famous victory, where he was granted an exceptional privilege. The custom is that the winner of the tournament poses with the famous bowl of money at the ceremony organised on the Central after the game, without walking away with. Roger, himself, had the right to depart from the protocol, by taking her with him. “That day, my father was sick, he had fever and had not been able to come to the stadium. He watched the game in his hotel room, then when I won, I asked if it was possible to take the cup, because I was beaten hard, as it meant a lot to me, my family, my fans (…). Then they allowed me to take the cup at night so that I show it to my father, “he told the may 23, 2019, during a long interview granted to the Figaro.

In this same interview, Roger Federer also discusses his marriage to Mirka, inescapable character of the entourage of the Swiss and former tennis player swiss of Slovak origin. “It is very important in my life, “he says. I learned a lot from her, she was very professional in tennis, his approach was very strict, impressive.” “Without it, nothing would have been easier for me. (…) I am glad that our relationship is also strong. It is the dream to have such a relationship, especially with four kids now”, is excited about the champion.

In another interview with TV Magazine, the supplement of the Paris, Roger Federer recalls that he met Mirka in 2000, the Sydney olympic Games. Since that day, he has always been able to count on her support. “I can only say thank you, it was phenomenal !“, he confessed to Laurent Luyat, who has collected his comments in Madrid.

Married since 2009, Roger Federer and Miroslava Vavrinec, the true name of Mirka are the happy parents of four children : the twins Charlene Riva and Myla Rose who were born in July 2009, and the twins Leo and Lenny were born in may 2014.