A capacity crowd is expected to join 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal for a blockbuster one-off entertainment event at Margaret Court Arena tomorrow. Rafa will be joined by a superstar line-up of tennis personalities for Rafa’s Summer Set.
Our champ will face three opponents in separate matches: one set against former US Open finalist Mark Philippoussis and another against reigning US Open junior champion Omar Jasika, before a best-of-five-sets match against Spanish countryman Fernando Verdasco.
Date: Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm local time (Melbourne), 9:30 am CET (Spain, France, Germany, Italy), 8:30 am GMT (United Kingdom), 3:30 am EST (New York, Montreal). To convert to your local time, use this website.
This event supports the Rafa Nadal Foundation, which assists and provides opportunities for socially disadvantaged young people, and the Australian Tennis Foundation.