Posted by Lana On 1/16/2011 09:46:00 AM
Some of the best tennis players on the world and thousands of tennis fans gathered on Sunday afternoon in Melbourne for a special exhibition to raise money for the victims of Australia's flood disaster.
Team Gold, led by Lleyton Hewitt, included Novak Djokovic, Ana Ivanovic, Justine Henin, Caroline Wozniacki, Roger Federer and Sam Stosur entered first to rapturous applause. They were followed by team green, which was led by Queenslander Pat Rafter, and made up of Andy Roddick, Andy Murray, Victoria Azarenka, Vera Zvonareva, Rafael Nadal and Kim Clijsters.
Rally For Relief has raised $1.8 million so far and you can still contribute by going to http://rallyforrelief.tennis.com.au/ to donate online or by purchasing an item from the player auctions . Items include clothing worn and equipment used during Sunday's Rally for Relief.
You can read more about this event here.
Here are the photos, enjoy!!
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(photos/Reuters Pictures, Getty Images, AP photo via Daylife,© Ben Solomon)