Wednesday, 04 September 2019 15:35

Due to high demand, tickets for the much-anticipated Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal 'The Match in Africa'for the benefit of the Roger Federer Foundation’ are sold out.

Statement from the Roger Federer Foundation's CEO, Janine Händel:

“To all the fans out there who have booked - or tried to book - a ticket or a hospitality package this morning for The Match in Africa 6 event taking place in Cape Town next year, we are overwhelmed by the enthusiastic reaction on our ticket sales and we sincerely thank you for the overwhelming support.

Lines were opened up by Computicket at 09h00 and within a record time of less than 10 minutes, the tickets were sold. To ensure that everybody has a good view, the event is running with an availability of 48,000 seats.

We are considering adding more grandstands. Please keep an eye out for announcements if more tickets are available. Also note that the event will also be televised".