Tag: roger federer

Tennis legends go head-to-head in aid of charity

In February next year , South Africa will experience one of the most thrilling games of tennis as one of the world’s best sport rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will be playing for the first in Africa. Joining CNBC Africa for more is Janine Händel, CEO of the Roger Federer Foundation.

SA tennis champion brings global tennis champions home

John-Laffnie de Jager, ATP Tour Tennis Coach and Founder of the Matchpoint Foundation became the only South African to coach in all the big team events in the world including the Davis Cup, Fed Cup and the Olympics. He will be hosting two world tennis champions Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer for their first match together on South African shores. He joins CNBC Africa for more.