Tennis anyone?

Dubai never ceases to amaze me. The pictures enlarge on click. Click here for a Burj al Arab reference.

In preparation for the Dubai Duty Free Men’s Open, tennis legend, Andre Agassi and the world No. 1, Roger Federer, couldn’t resist the temptation to have a friendly knock about on the world’s highest tennis court, the helipad of Burj Al Arab, the world’s most luxurious hotel. Both players are in Dubai to compete in the US$1 million Dubai Duty Free Men’s Open, which is the first round of the two-week Dubai Tennis Championships.

Roger Federer serves on the Burj Tennis on the Burj al Arab helipad Federer hits it over while Agassi watches

Source: [Burj Al Arab tennis] Via: [Boing Boing]

Is this cool or what? Will Dubai ever stop producing creative, out-of-this-world ideas? I doubt it. It really is fantasyland.

7 thoughts on “Tennis anyone?”

  1. Tennis Anyone?

    I saw these pics yesterday on MSNBC (I think). I was going to post. But Natasha already posted them, so I will just piggyback. I am not a big tennis player – though I suppose it is good excersize for…

  2. More ‘out-of-this-world ideas’ to reflect on

    I can’t speak for all Arab states in the Persian Gulf , but my experience is the UAE is quite disturbing. I decided to go to the UAE because I wanted to work whilst traveling abroad.

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