World No. 6 Roger Federer will begin training in Shanghai to prepare well for the upcoming 2013 Shanghai Rolex Masters tournament, schedule to start from next week at Qizhong Forest Sports City Arena.
Roger Federer, who has arrived in Shanghai City last night to participate in the 2013 Shanghai Rolex Masters, he is looking very happy to come back to play in the tournament. Federer said he is going to enjoy the tournament in front of huge crowd and always loves to come back to play here in Shanghai. Federer, the 17-time Grand Slam champion will have to sweat hard to come back to top form and he is likely to take part in training on Thursday at Qizhong Forest Sports City Arena.
32-year-old Roger Federer has been seeded at No. 5 ahead of his best rivals Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal at No. 1 and No. 2 seeds respectively in the 2013 Shanghai Rolex Masters. It is a crucial tournament for the Roger Federer to qualify for the 2013 ATP World Tour Championship Finals, as he needs to get back to old form to enter into the London’s Arena O2.
Federer holds No. 6 in the latest ATP Rankings, but he stands at No. 7 in the 2013 ranking points, Swiss star is having chances to qualify for the ATP World Tour Championship Finals, as Andy Murray withdraws from the home event due to back surgery.