‘I’m Gonna Cry WTF’- Fans Hail the Romantic Journey of Mirka and Roger Federer as an Old Interview of the Shy Couple Resurfaces

Published 10/01/2022, 10:40 AM EDT
ENGLEFIELD, ENGLAND – MAY 20: Swiss tennis player Roger Federer and his wife Mirka arrive at St Mark’s Church ahead of the wedding of Pippa Middleton and James Matthews on May 20, 2017 in Englefield, England. Middleton, the sister of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge is to marry hedge fund manager James Matthews in a ceremony Saturday where her niece and nephew Prince George and Princess Charlotte are in the wedding party, along with sister Kate and princes Harry and William. (Photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth – Pool/Getty Images)

Roger Federer bid adieu to tennis and it was a difficult goodbye. Not just for him but also for his arch-rivals, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic. And all through this incredible journey, one person stuck by him, his beloved wife, Mirka Federer. A video on the internet has once again reignited the emotions of Federer’s fans. The video is a compilation of Mirka and Roger Federer from 20 years ago, when they played doubles match together and one from the farewell.


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Fans are all in tears after seeing the video and can not control their emotions from overflowing after seeing the wonderful journey of the couple.


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Fans get all emotional after seeing a video of Mirka and Roger Federer

A fan-made video has taken the internet by storm, and two videos have been combined. One video was of the farewell, where Mirka was hugging Roger Federer, during his farewell at the Laver Cup.

PARIS, FRANCE – OCTOBER 05: Roger Federer and his wife Miroslava ‘Mirka’ Vavrinec Federer attend the Louis Vuitton show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Spring/Summer 2017 on October 5, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Dominique Charriau/WireImage)

Both husband and wife were in teary and emotional. The other video was of their 2002 doubles match. The caption stated, “2002… 2022 Lovely Couple.”

The post-match interview of the couple went viral, when the reporter asked Mirka, “Is the guy you are with, is he very nice?” To this Mirka shyly responded, “Yeah he is very nice.” Standing next to her was Roger Federer with a giddy smile.

Fans have gone completely berserk with their reactions after seeing the video. One fan simply tweeted crying emojis as no words were enough to express their emotions.

Another fan hailed Mirka Federer and tweeted, “Mirka is all that is right with the world.”

Furthermore, one fan who had just come out of the emotional journey of bidding farewell to Roger Federer got emotional yet again. The fan tweeted, “I’m gonna cry again Wtf.”

Yet another fan tweeted their love and admiration for the couple, and stated, “I LOVE A COUPLE, AND THAT’S THEM.”

Fans hailed the ride or die love story of Mirka and Roger Federer

The couple have been together in all their ups and downs. Being a tennis player herself, Mirka understood the emotions behind Swiss Maestro’s farewell.

She hugged him as well as all his team members at the Laver Cup to express her emotions.

Another fan tweeted, “And if they ask me what love is,” expressing their admiration for the couple who have been together for such a long time.

Furthermore, the praises of their love went on and on. One fan idolised their love story and tweeted, “I want a love like this or nothing.” 

Yet another fan went to the extent of stating, “I believe in love thanks to them,” to reiterate their belief in love.

One fan showed their faith in the companionship of the couple. It tweeted, “As long as they are together, I will continue to believe in love.”

A journey beyond the court

The two tennis players made a life beyond the court, where the two have been through all the trials together. Roger Federer hugged his family and cried on his farewell bringing tears to everyone’s eyes.

One fan hailed their journey and tweeted, “The mixed doubles that started it all… after 20 years, 2 Twins and the retirement of RF. What an amazing journey indeed.” 

Another fan tweeted, “Love story,” seeing the beautiful road that the two have taken as a couple.


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Furthermore, a fan saw relationship goals by seeing the beautiful video of the two. It tweeted, “Goals,” which indeed they are. Roger Federer is not just a tennis icon, he has changed the face of tennis.


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Shivali Sharma

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Shivali Sharma is a tennis author at EssentiallySports. She has pursued her Master's in history from Himachal University, but her love for the game has driven her to write about tennis. Shivali is a huge fan of Naomi Osaka and admires Osaka not only for her on-court performances, but also for her off-court actions.