“An Incredible 100 Years”: Roger Federer Congratulates Mercedes-Benz on Their Special Day

Published 11/07/2021, 2:25 PM EST
Tennis – Wimbledon – All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain – July 5, 2021 Switzerland’s Roger Federer celebrates winning his fourth round match against Italy’s Lorenzo Sonego REUTERS/Paul Childs


Former World No.1 Roger Federer is one of the greatest tennis players of all time. Today, he is not just a source of inspiration to many youngsters but has also become a brand himself.

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Besides playing tennis, Roger Federer is the face of many big firms and companies. It is because of this reason that the Swiss Maestro is one of the richest paid-athletes in the world today.

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Roger Federer extends his congratulations to Mercedes-Benz after an incredible milestone

Federer has been associated with Mercedes-Benz since 2008. He is one of the brand ambassadors of the German Auto maker and recently shared one of their posts on his Instagram story. It is actually a big day for the company today and thus, Federer congratulated the company for the same. In the past, 20-time Grand Slam winner has even done many commercials and campaigns for the company.

Roger Federer of Switzerland gestures to the spectators before hitting signed tennis balls into the stands. Day two of the 2019 Hopman Cup at RAC Arena in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Paul Kane/Getty Images)

“Congrats Mercedes on an incredible 100 years,” wrote Federer in the caption of his Instagram story.

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Why is it a special day for Mercedes-Benz?

It was 100 years ago, when the iconic star and circle sign of the company Mercedes-Benz was put together. The Automobile manufacturing firm’s sign completed its diamond jubilee today and thus, they shared a post on their Instagram handle.

 

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“100 years ago a circle and a star came together. The symbol that shaped automotive history,” wrote the company’s official Instagram page on the caption of its latest post.

As far as tennis is concerned, Roger Federer has already ended its 2021 tennis season with immediate effect. The 40-year-old is still recovering from his knee injury after recently undergoing a surgery and is expected to make comeback at the Australian Open 2022. Will he be able to lift yet another Grand Slam title before bidding goodbye to the sport?

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Anshul Singh

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Anshul Singh is a Tennis author at EssentiallySports, currently pursuing Journalism Honors from Delhi University. Having significant experience with content, Anshul has authored over 1000 tennis articles. He has previously worked as a writer and an editor for DU Express, penning riveting articles on sports, politics, and culture.

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