Sachin Tendulkar-Rafael Nadal duo to buoy Mumbai in Indian Tennis Premier League
Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar who is a self-confessed Roger Federer fan, would however be rooting for his hero's arch-rival Rafael Nadal when the Indian Tennis Premier League begins November 28th.
The ITPL is a brain-child of Davis Cupper and Grand Slam champion Mahesh Bhupathi.
The former cricketer will jointly own the Mumbai franchise - in partnership with PVP Group - and the team will feature World No. 1 Rafael Nadal during the tournament which will be held till December 20th.
With Tendulkar as a co-owner and Nadal as a marquee player in the side, the team has already positioned itself as one to watch out for.