Roger Federer To Compete At 2019 Mastercard Hopman Cup

Roger Federer To Compete At 2019 Mastercard Hopman Cup

Western Australia Minister for Tourism Paul Papalia

World Number 2 Roger Federer Set To Return For Hopman Cup

Victor P Taffa

  • World number 2 Roger Federer to compete at 2019 Mastercard Hopman Cup
  • 2018 tournament attracted a record attendance of more than 106,000
  • Proudly supported by the State Government through Tourism Western Australia
  • Hopman Cup helps attract visitors to Western Australia boosting the economy and creating jobs

World number 2 tennis player, Roger Federer is set to return to Perth to compete in Western Australia’s premier tennis tournament, the Mastercard Hopman Cup in 2019.

“To have Roger Federer, one of the world’s best tennis players, once again compete at the Mastercard Hopman Cup is a massive coup for the State.” Minister for Tourism Paul Papalia said.

“This will be Federer’s 5th time representing Switzerland at the mixed team tournament, and we are pleased to welcome him back to Western Australia and experience our extraordinary State.”

Considered one of the greatest tennis players of all time, the 20-time Grand Slam champion will pair up with Belinda Bencic for Team Switzerland to defend their 2018 title.

Tennis duo will again be joined by the German team, and 2018 runners-up, current world number 3 Alexander Zverev and 2-time Grand Slam champion and former world number 1 Angelique Kerber.

WA Minister for Tourism Paul Papalia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This year’s tournament at Perth Arena made history with a record total tournament attendance of 106,424, and a further 5,688 fans viewing Federer’s open practice session with Australia’s Thanasi Kokkinakis.

Hopman Cup has been proudly supported by the State Government through Tourism Western Australia since its inception in 1989. The tournament has been secured in Western Australia until 2022.

Selected ticket packages for the Mastercard Hopman Cup 2019 are now available to purchase via Ticketek.