Roger Federer’s gala charity match against charismatic Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga will be LIVE on Channel 7 on Wednesday at 8pm AEDT in what promises to be a special tennis event.
Hosted by Bruce McAvaney with commentary from Lleyton Hewitt at Rod Laver Arena, the three-set exhibition match will be followed by appearances from a host of world tennis stars and legends including Pat Rafter and Rod Laver.
The charity event will also feature a special performance by Australian singer Sylvie Paladino and live entertainment, including a spectacular sound and light show.
The once-in-a-lifetime event for the Roger Federer Foundation and Australian Tennis Foundation will raise money for the education of African children.
WEDNESDAY JANUARY 8
Melbourne 8pm – 10.30pm LIVE
Sydney 8pm – 10.30pm LIVE
Brisbane 7pm – 9.30pm LIVE
Adelaide 7.30pm – 10pm LIVE
Perth 7pm – 9.30pm