May 17, 2019 / 11:55 AM / 6 days ago

Tennis-Leg injury forces Federer out of Rome quarters

May 17 (Reuters) - Roger Federer has pulled out of his Italian Open quarter-final clash against Stefanos Tsitsipas due to an injury in his right leg, organisers said on Friday.

The 37-year-old Swiss, who was making a return to the European clay court season after two years away, won back-to-back matches against Joao Sousa and Borna Coric to reach the quarter-finals on Thursday. (Reporting by Hardik Vyas in Bengaluru, editing by Pritha Sarkar)

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