The Cambridges are one of the most talked-about families in the world, with Prince William and Kate Middleton making headlines this month for their multiple appearances at Wimbledon.
But while the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge spend the most time in front of the cameras, it’s their children that really steal the limelight.
But it wasn’t Charlotte or Louis that made news this week, instead it was Prince George, as it was revealed that he had been taken under the wing of a very influential A-lister.
Who? Roger Federer.
Yes, really. The five-year-old has apparently had a tennis lesson from his favourite player, currently ranked No. 3 in the world in men’s singles.
The Swiss player, who is known to be a friend of the royals, reportedly taught the prince to play tennis in Kate’s parents’ garden, in Bucklebury house.
And while he apparently started off with the basics, with Roger explaining: ‘At that stage, it’s all about just [touching] the ball… same with my boys’,the 20-time grand slam champion apparently was impressed by the prince’s game.
The revelation came from proud mum Kate Middleton who reportedly told Anne Keothavong, ‘George’s favourite tennis player is Roger Federer, and he’s actually got to play with him.’
Anne continued: ‘The whole family loves tennis, and George is apparently quite a good player.’
Future King of England AND Wimbledon champ?