For all the tennis fans in India, there is going to be a life time opportunity of watching the greatest tennis player of all time Roger Federer who is reportedly all set to signed by the Indian franchise for the inaugural edition of International Tennis Premier League.

This news comes after Spain’s Champion Tennis star decided not to compete in the tournament. Nadal, who is the marquee signing for the Indian team will be replaced by his arch rival and his close friend off the court Federer.

According to sources, the owners, have agreed terms with the Swiss master, or at least are close to agreeing a deal.

Some of the biggest names in tennis, including the likes of Novak Djokovic and Maria Sharapova, apart from Nadal, were roped in for this tournament that has four franchises including UAE, Singapore and Phillipines, which is the brainchild of Mahesh Bhupathi. It is scheduled to be held at the end of the year.