Federer confesses he was hilariously mistaken for Rafa Nadal: "He apologized and..."
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Asked to "share a funny story of the first time you've been mistaken for someone else" during a Twitter Q&A session, Roger Federer confessed a hilarious story involving someone who thought he was Rafael Nadal. "Happened the other day at the Formula 1.
A guy asked "Can i have a picture with you Mr Nadal?". I told him I wasn't Mr Nadal. He apologized and left without taking a picture," Roger Federer wrote on Twitter alongside a laughing emoji.
happened the other day at the Formula 1.
A guy asked "Can i have a picture with you Mr Nadal?". I told him I wasn't Mr Nadal. He apologized and left without taking a picture. ð — Roger Federer (@rogerfederer) May 23, 2023
Roger Federer's experience at the Miami Formula 1 event
At the start of May, Roger Federer attended the Miami Formula 1 Grand Prix, where he took photos with many stars, including tennis stars like Serena and Venus Williams, and famous singers like the Jonas Brothers.
Besides meeting with the Williams sisters, Federer also had an emotional meet-up with Juan-Martin Del Potro.
But, Federer didn't hit the Miami Grand Prix just to socialize. He is actually a fan of Formula 1. During an interview for Sky Spoer, the Swiss Maestro said: "This is my third time, yes.
@rogerfederer @F1 @f1miami @atptour
â¤ï¸ pic.twitter.com/lh5jOZNK4y — Juan M.
del Potro (@delpotrojuan) May 7, 2023
I was in Abu Dhabi, the big race with Hamilton and Nico Rosberg at the time, and then I did qualifying in Barcelona on last year, which I really enjoyed. He's been a little more relaxed away from the big race then now here, so it's a lot of fun to be back, finally having some time to do things like that as well."