Madrid: Roger Federer withdrew from the Madrid Open on Tuesday to welcome the birth of his second set of twins.
Federer said on his webpage early Tuesday he was pulling out of the tournament "to be with my wife Mirka during these next few exciting weeks for our family." The fourth-ranked Swiss player, who already has twins, said he would "rejoin the tour soon."
Later, Federer tweeted: "Mirka and I are so incredibly happy to share that Leo and Lenny were born this evening! #TwinsAgain #Miracle"