Rafael Nadal in tears as Roger Federer bids farewell since they are best friends and biggest rivals

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal defeated Team Worlds Frances Tiafoe and Jack Sock 4-6, 7-6 (72), 11-9 . Federer and Nadal defeated Team Worlds Frances Tiafoe and Jack Sock 4-6, 7-6 (72), 11-9 .

Roger Federer's professional career came to an end on Saturday when he lost to long-time rival and friend Rafael Nadal in the Laver Cup.At the O2 arena, Federer and Nadal defeated Team Worlds Frances Tiafoe and Jack Sock 4-6, 7-6 (72), 11-9.Federer became emotional after the match as he recalled some of his career's most memorable moments.Nadal could not hold back tears as he saw Federer, and he was also ecstatic.The official Australian Open website also posted a picture of Nadal crying alongside Federer, with the caption of the article: Federer and Nadal had a great matchup throughout his career.

Federer is trailing by 23-27 against Djokovic, although the matches between them piqued everyones interest, and no one could forget the Wimbledon finals between the two players in 2008 and 2019.Both of these tournaments lasted more than four hours, winning eight Wimbledon titles, a French Open title, and six Australian Open titles.Federer and Nadal were rivals throughout his career.These stars, who are nicknamed the Big Three, dominated the sport like no other.

The Swiss tennis great made it to the finals in 16 out of the 17 tournaments in which he competed this season.