Roger Federer has won seven Wimbledon titles

Roger Federer believes “it is time for men’s and women’s tennis to be united” in the wake of the coronavirus crisis.

The 20-time Grand Slam champion wants the men’s Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) and the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) to merge.

“We can come out of this with two weakened bodies or one stronger body,” said Federer, who added it “probably should have happened a long time ago”.

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