Federer and Nadal broke the world record of most attendance in a Tennis match
The match for Africa 6 was a very special event for both Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal,
The duo broke the world record of most attendance in a Tennis match with 51,954 fans.
Roger Federer revealed He was very happy for achieving this record and to help the people in Africa.
“Sure yeah, there was already a world record. I forget it nearly with everything that’s been going on a lot of emotions,”Roger Federer reacts after breaking the world record with Rafa Nadal Embed from Getty Images
“To have 51,954 people in attendance at a tennis match, that’s an amazing feeling for me,”
“To be a part of this means a lot to me, I never thought I could be a part of it, but yeah it happened”
“Also I had the ability to be part of organizing this event. Sure it’s a dream came to true,”
“My roots are from South Africa and am so proud of that because it has a very special on so many levels.”
“I told Trevor Noah on the court like, ‘You stand here and you look back already and you think,”
“can we maybe do another Match For Africa, like next month! , it was so nice.”
“But yeah, everybody’s tired, everybody’s feet up right now because everybody worked so hard.”
“But this record is one for the people because we need the people a beautiful stadium is not enough.”
“We need the people to be there to celebrate the moment, celebrate our game,” Roger Federer said.