Roger Federer happy to play alongside Rafael Nadal for the first time ever.


Swiss Veteran Tennis Star, Federer would be on the same team with Rafael Nadal for a career first in Prague this weekend when they play side-by-side in the Laver Cup, a Ryder Cup golf style event featuring Team Europe against Team World.

The duo are back at the top of the sport’s rankings after sweeping the four Grand Slam titles in 2017, are expected to be selected by Europe team skipper Bjorn Borg to play doubles as well as singles.

It will the two legends’ first aprpearance on the same side of the court in a rivalry which has spanned the best part of two decades.


“I would love to play with Rafa and see that forehand do damage on the other side,” said Federer, this year’s Australian Open and Wimbledon champion.

“I’m sure that the crowd would go absolutely crazy and just because of that it would just be great to play,” he added.