As the athletes are staying indoors and coaching at house, Federer launched a video of himself dribbling a tennis ball along with his racquet on the wall.
In a video posted on Twitter, Federer – sporting a Panama hat – volleyed a ball repeatedly in opposition to a wall at shut vary, and requested others to do likewise.
“Here’s a helpful solo drill. Let’s see what you got!” the Swiss nice wrote. “Reply back with a video and I’ll provide some tips. Choose your hat wisely #tennisathome.”
Federer even tagged Virat Kohli in a tweet. Other sportspersons who’ve been challenged by Federer embody, Toni Kroos, Gianluigi Buffon, Tom Brady, Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric, Coco Gauff, Stephen Curry and WWE legend The Rock.
How else are you guys #TrainingFromHome @tonikroos @gianluigibuffon @imVkohli @tombrady @trevornoah @luka7doncic @billgates @swish41 @cristiano @alexzverev @cocogauff @kensingtonroyal @realhughjackman @rafaelnadal @stephencurry30 @therock @beargrylls @coldplay https://t.co/N8BHl4v0HR
— Roger Federer (@rogerfederer) April 7, 2020
Earlier in a video, Federer had requested the residents to observe the rules issued by their native governments amid the lethal outbreak that has claimed tens of hundreds of lives world over.
“Staying active at home, very important at the moment,” Federer mentioned. “Maybe even working on the trick shot once in a while.”
“We adapt to the new situation, and we try our best there. I keep practising in the meantime, I go for some run later, and play some tennis against the wall, like the older days. Stay safe, everybody. Take care,” the 38-year-old had added.
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