Roger Federer's kids show sales skills at Indian Wells: 'They made $70 yesterday!'

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Roger Federer has racked up hundreds of thousands from prize cash, sponsorship and endorsements all through his legendary profession, $sixty four million in 2017 alone, in response to Forbes, however his youngsters seemingly anticipate no handouts.

The 20-time Grand Slam champion is among the many wealthiest sports stars on the earth, No. four on Forbes’ 2017 listing of the world’s richest athletes, but whereas their dad is enjoying at the Indian Wells Masters his 4 youngsters have earned pocket cash by means of an age-previous enterprise … a lemonade stand!

Whereas the resurgent world No. 1 defends his title in Indian Wells, Calif., Federer’s offspring have been quenching the thirsts of neighbors at their rented house for the event.

And Federer, chatting with Tennis Channel about his dwelling preparations for the Indian Wells-Miami double header, revealed his twin women, Myla and Charlene, and twin boys, Leo and Lenny, had made a tidy revenue from their enterprise enterprise.

“So, we have rented a home (for Indian Wells) for a few years now. We prefer it this manner right here,” he stated.

“We then keep in a lodge in Miami. You get used to sure routines, particularly with the kids you wish to know the place their bed room is forward of time.

“However right here it is leaping within the pool, promoting lemonade on the aspect of the road. They made $70 yesterday! It was basic.

“Sadly, I missed it as a result of I used to be right here all day. However that they had a good time. All of the neighbors are very beneficiant to the kiddies in order that was a whole lot of enjoyable.”

Federer placed on a glowing show to defeat Filip Krajinovic, 6-2, 6-1, on Monday and guide a final-sixteen date with Jeremy Chardy.