Rafael Nadal and Mikhail Youzhny play for “Naked Heart Foundation”
The world’s best tennis players Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Mikhail Youzhny met to support Natalia Vodianova’s fund for children “Naked Heart Foundation”. During Russian model’s charity “Love Ball Riviera“, which took place in Monaco last year in July, guests of the evening witnessed an interesting situation. Novak Djokovic began active trades per the lot which would offer a private tennis lesson with the world’s number one tennis player Rafael Nadal.Last Saturday on the court of Lavazza’s family private villa (Italian Lavazza’s coffee empire) was organized an informal friendly tennis match at the end of the auction. Although Djokovic for some reason was not able to play, he supported the event by his presence along with the audience. On the court Novak Djokovic was replaced by Russian tennis player Mikhail Youzhny, who along with Nadal delighted fans with an exciting game. In support to Vodianova’s “Naked Heart” fund, Natalia’s husband Antoine Arnault arrived, the chief editor of Porter magazine Lucy Yeomans,the representative of European fashion brands in Russia Aysel Trudel, Natalia’s children Lucas, Neva and Viktor and many others.
By Anna Smirnova