Two Italian youngsters, 13-year-old Vittoria and 11-year-old Carola, did not expect much when they played rooftop tennis in Finale Ligura, Italy, earlier this year. But after becoming Internet sensations, they got an even more unexpected surprise on 10 July: a visit from Roger Federer.
The 38-year-old Swiss was touched by the young Italians' perseverance during the COVID-19 lockdown.
“Personally for me, that was a very special moment in my career as a tennis player,” Federer said. “To surprise a fan, or children, like I was able to with Carola and Vittoria today.”
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