In a world where it didn't really happen if it didn't make social media, fans have more access than ever to elements of their favorite players' lives. Here's what went on this week on The Social Net:
Back at It–erer
Fans of Roger Federer always take joy in seeing their favorite player back on court. And this shot of Federer practicing was especially welcome considering the 39-year-old has missed most of 2020 out recovering from knee surgery. The fall foliage in the background doesn't hurt either.
"That is a beautiful sight right there," Nicolas Pereira said on Tennis Channel Live. "I don't know what's better, watching the Roger motion or what's in the background."
Fashion has been a feature of Venus Williams' persona for the entirety of her career. Now, she's taken things to a new level with a partnership between K-Swiss her brand, EleVen by Venus Williams.
Work of Art?
The thing about Benoit Paire is it's impossible to ever know what he's about to do next. For some reason, he decided to get some seemingly random items drawn on his face.
"I'm really hoping that's magic marker, but it is Benoit Paire," Brett Haber said.
With the ATP Finals beginning on Sunday, some group photos of men in suits in front of picturesque backgrounds have been coming down the pike—albeit hopefully with some social distancing this year.
That's it for this edition of The Social Net, stay tuned for more to come next week.