Roger Federer had some fun ahead of the Brisbane International with a host of cartoon characters.
Including Spongebob Squarepants and Patrick.
The gang put on a show for the kids and made a real racket on court.
At the age of 34 and father of four Federer says he goes into the new season confident and looking to add to his 17 Grand Slam haul.
The Swiss says he is taking everything in his stride and is totally ‘‘zen.”
Get a different perspective
Every story can be told in many ways: see the perspectives from Euronews journalists in our other language teams.