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Federer wants to compete at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

(CNN)As he nears the end of a remarkable career Roger Federer says he wants to play for Switzerland at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.The Swiss great, 38, had been undecided on competing in a fifth Games, but after an exhibition match with John Isner in Tokyo he revealed he will have another shot at one of the very few titles to have eluded him -- Olympic singles gold.The 20-time grand slam champion won silver in London in 2012 and clinched gold with Stan Wawrinka in doubles in Beijing in 2008. He missed the Rio Games in 2016 with an injury."I just needed to take time to speak to my wife, my team and listen to my heart -- what did I really want to do?" he told CNN Sport's Christina Macfarlane in Tokyo, shortly after making his announcement on cou ...
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