Reality Turns Gory for Retired Legends Roger Federer and Serena Williams as Painful List Reveals Novak Djokovic Dominance in an Unusual Domain


18th Oct, 2023

Recently, a new list has emerged, and to the surprise of many, it lacks the presence of these two legendary figures.

Last year, the tennis world bid a bittersweet farewell to two of its greatest champions, Serena Williams and Roger Federer. As these iconic players gracefully left the stage, tennis enthusiasts worldwide were left grappling with a void.

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Federer and Serena Missing from SportsPro's Most Marketable List 

SportsPro's 2023 list of marketable athletes highlighted stars from various sports but omitted two tennis legends. Despite post-retirement ventures, Federer and Serena didn't make the top 50. Djokovic, however, had a remarkable tennis year.

Notable Exclusions

Notable Inclusions in SportsPro's Marketable List

In addition to Djokovic, the list featured talents like Coco Gauff, Aryna Sabalenka, and Ons Jabeur, showcasing the sport's diverse stars. Surprisingly, Naomi Osaka secured the 14th spot despite her absence from recent competition. Tennis legends Federer and Serena may have missed this particular list, but their on-court legacies remain intact, transcending the confines of any ranking.

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