Thu, 27 Sep, 2018
Tennis fans in a frenzy over rare photo of Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic's wives
Mirka Federer and Jelena Djokovic have sent fans into a frenzy after posing for a photo together.
Tennis fans were already excited at the idea of seeing Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic team up to play doubles together at the Laver Cup last weekend.
But the site of the tennis legends’ wives teaming up has tipped many fans over the edge.
Djokovic’s wife Jelena took to Twitter recently to share a snap of her and Federer’s wife Mirka beaming while in a friendly embrace at the event in Chicago.
— Jelena Djokovic (@JelenaRisticNDF) 24 September 2018
“So much respect for this lady,” Jelena wrote.
The photo, which has now been retweeted over 12,000 times and has accumulated nearly 12,000 likes, is a show of solidarity for their husbands who are considered two of the greatest players in tennis
Not to mention the comments it received:
Love the bonding between the Djokovics and the Federers. Thankyou #LaverCup
— Shivalika (@_SHVLK) 24 September 2018
Beautiful ladies! ❤️😍😍 You both are a big part of your husbands success. 🙌🏻😀
— Nolefam-ily Forever 🐊 (@kenialachula2) 24 September 2018
OMG😍😍😍 This is iconic moment!
Nice photo and smiles but you two girls😍😍😍 You two have definitely the most of "guilty" for all of the successes of your husbands.❤ #Djokerer
— Elena - fan of Nole & CR7 (@ela981) 24 September 2018
So cool! I am primarily a RF fan, but love your sportsmanship, and your hubbys too. ☝️☝️☝️🙌🙌🙌
— Doug Dennie (@DougDennie) 24 September 2018