Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone played a friendly game of tennis alongside Roger FedererThe Indian Premier Tennis League in its second edition this year kicks off on 2nd December. The one-of-a-kind league sees star studded line ups in all the 5 teams. This year, there is an addition to the number of teams from 4 to 5 with the Japan Warriors playing their inaugural IPTL. They will be headed by Japanese ace Kei Nishikori, currently at World No. 7.The Indian leg starts on 10th of December in the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium being home to the Indian Aces. The team will be led this year by Rafael Nadal, who was forced to sit out the 2014 season due to injury.We profile some of the best moments from last season:
#1 Roger Federer/Aamir Khan vs Sania Mirza/Novak Djokovic
The IPTL India Leg saw its dazzling array of tennis aces, and Bollywood icon Aamir Khan was one of the many celebrities on court.
When asked by Roger Federer whom he wanted as partner for the doubles match between Djokovic and Khan, Federer jokingly replied, “the man with the muscles” pointing towards Khan.
Everyone in the crowd loved Federer’s witty reply and the fun match went on.