YUSSSSS: Roger Federer Is Locked In For The Dubai Tennis This Year!

Along with a huge line-up of tennis stars

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The news tennis fans in Dubai have been waiting for.

After a notable absence last year, Roger Federer is back for this year's Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships. The 37 year old tennis legend has long been a fan of Dubai, he has a home here and has spent many breaks during the tennis season training here.

Year-on-year he was a regular at the Dubai tournament, so following last year's break, it's huge news that he's back and joining the stellar line-up.

A win in Dubai would take his total Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships titles to eight.

Before Dubai, all eyes are on the Australian Open which kicks off on January 14

Where Federer will be defending his 2018 title - his sixth in total from the Melbourne tennis major

Federer thinks Djokovic is the Melbourne favourite 'No doubt about it. I think he's the favourite.'

The 2019 edition of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships runs from February 17 until March 2 and the lineup is amazinggggggg

With stars Simona Halep, Elina Svitolina, Caroline Wozniacki, Andy Murray and Roger Federer and more locked in, the tickets, which went on sale this morning, won't last long.

Naomi Osaka, one of the year's most exciting tennis stars is also joining

Along with Wimbledon champ Angelique Kerber, two-time Major winner Petra Kvitova, and young talent Daria Kasatkina.

Tickets on sale from today, available here

From Monday, January 28 you can also purchase tickets at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium Box Office. Hurry!

Written By

Casey Fitzgerald

Outside of writing for Lovin Dubai, you'll find Casey inhaling hummus, making a constant stream of terrible puns and running around in circles.