The Match for Africa 2

The tennis highlight to finish the season: Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka will play on December 21, 2014 at Zurich's Hallenstadion to benefit the Roger Federer Foundation.


Zurich, September 18, 2014 – Shortly before Christmas 2010, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal put on an exciting show for their fans in Zurich's fully-booked Hallenstadion with the first Match for Africa. The new edition of the popular Exhibition Night will feature Switzerland's two best tennis players of all time meeting for the ultimate showdown – all in aid of the Roger Federer Foundation. 17-time Grand Slam winner Roger Federer will face the 2014 Australian Open Champion and current world number 4 Stan Wawrinka in Zurich on the evening of Sunday, December 21, 2014. Tickets for the Exhibition Night, along with its attractive entertainment program, will be available from Ticketcorner as of October 1, 2014.


The Roger Federer Foundation supports children living in poverty and helps them to realize their potential. The foundation supports education projects in six countries in southern Africa and in Switzerland. This year it is already reaching out to 136,000 children.


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For further information, please visit:


Websites:     

www.match-for-africa.com
www.rogerfederer.com


Facebook:   

www.facebook.com/Federer


Media office for Match for Africa 2
Cornelia Schmid, c/o Lemongrass Communications, mobile +41 79 693 06 23, media@match-for-africa.com

Information regarding the event

Adrian Sonderegger, Big Plus Sports and Entertainment AG, adrian.sonderegger@big-plus.ch
Mike Hoffmann, Big Plus Sports and Entertainment AG, mike.hoffmann@big-plus.ch

"The Match for Africa 2" is presented by Rolex and supported by other partners.
Net proceeds from the Exhibition Night will be donated to the Roger Federer Foundation.