Talking about the tennis champEver since he graced Wimbledon for the first time in 2003 Roger Federer, has transfixed fans. Widely regarded as the greatest tennis player of all time, it's hard to not be taken in by his elegance, both on and off the court. William Skidelsky, author of Federer And Me: A Story Of Obsession has plenty of enthusiasm to share for the legend. Joining Skidelsky on stage will be the Guardian’s tennis and boxing correspondent Kevin Mitchell, who will be fighting Nadal's corner. Chairing the event will be Simon Briggs, author and tennis correspondent for the Telegraph.
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