Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are happy after playing in South Africa.
The two great rivals and friends Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal played for the first time in South Africa,
The match for charity broke the Tennis most attendance record in Tennis history with 51,954 Fans.
As a result, The match generated 3.5 million dollars for the charity which goes to the African kids by Roger Federer foundation.
After that, both players express that they are very happy about the match,This is what Federer and Nadal said after the Match For Africa 6 Embed from Getty Images
starting with Roger Federer, He felt very happy to play Rafa Nadal in South Africa.
“I think the fans wanted to see us play true tennis and not just be clowns.”
“Yes, It was such a privilege to be here tonight. we wanted to try and play the best tennis we can, that’s what we are world-famous for.”
“It was an absolute pleasure to share the court with Rafa again, but here in beautiful Cape Town, South Africa means so much more.
“It really is very special on so many levels. This is more than just tennis and I really hope we can do it again,”
“that Rafa can do it again one day by coming back to this beautiful country. I’m so proud to have roots here,” Roger Federer
For Rafael Nadal, He mentioned that He can not describe his feelings and happy for that,
“We tried our best as always. The atmosphere has been amazing. I don’t think we can describe our feelings.”
“It has been a lifetime experience playing in front of such a fantastic crowd in an amazing stadium.”
“This was not the first playing in South Africa, I played here when I was a kid.”
“But it is my first time as a professional player. I want to say well done to Roger and all of his family.“
“The organization of this event has been just incredible. It‘s a big pleasure to for me,” Rafael Nadal.