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South Africa: Federer beats Nadal in Cape Town charity match

South Africa, Cape Town
February 08, 2020 at 06:30 GMT +00:00 · Published

Roger Federer defeated Rafael Nadal in a charity tennis match at the Cape Town Stadium on Friday, in front of a record-breaking crowd of over 50,000 people.

The exhibition game was held to raise funds for the Roger Federer Foundation, which provides early education young children in six countries in Southern Africa, including South Africa itself.

Before the match the two players also held a doubles game, in which Federer and Microsoft CEO Bill Gates beat Nadal and comedian Trevor Noah 6-3.

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Roger Federer defeated Rafael Nadal in a charity tennis match at the Cape Town Stadium on Friday, in front of a record-breaking crowd of over 50,000 people.

The exhibition game was held to raise funds for the Roger Federer Foundation, which provides early education young children in six countries in Southern Africa, including South Africa itself.

Before the match the two players also held a doubles game, in which Federer and Microsoft CEO Bill Gates beat Nadal and comedian Trevor Noah 6-3.

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