ROYAL COUPLE AT FEDERATION TENNIS CUP IN BELGRADE ARENA
Belgrade, 8 February 2009 – Their Royal Highnesses Crown
Prince Alexander II and Crown Princess Katherine attended today the
Federation Cup, the greatest competition in women’s tennis, held at the
The Serbian tennis Ana Ivanovic and Jelena Jankovic
players’ victor on the first day of the Cup was followed by on the second
day more than 15.000 viewers supporting the two of top tennis players of the
Earlier today, Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince
Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine received the members of the
Federation Cup delegation at the Royal Palace. The visit included by: Mr.
Francesco Ritti Bitti, ITF President, Mr. Elchi Kawatei, Vice President of
the Olympic Committee, Mrs. Barbara Travers, Mrs. Alessia Capel Davies and
Mr. Mark Hogan.
The Crown Prince supports tennis very much and due to
that he founded the Royal Tennis Club of Serbia with the aim to help
talented children move forward in this sport. This club is led by Mrs.
Jelena Gencic, the famous tennis coach.