Roger Federer Sorry After Camera Broken During His French Open Match

Mark PattersonUK Staff WriterMay 30, 2014

Switzerland's Roger Federer serves the ball during the second round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Argentina's Diego Sebastian Schwartzman at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Wednesday, May 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
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Roger Federer is used to breaking records, but breaking cameras is another thing altogether.

The Swiss star took to Twitter to apologise after he heard that a camera was broken during his second-round match at the French Open against Diego Schwartzman:

Apparently a cameraman's lens broke yesterday during my match #sorry #💪🎾💥✨

— Roger Federer (@rogerfederer) May 29, 2014

While the lens did break, if it was a professional's they are likely to have insurance for these kinds of accidents.

And more to the point, the resulting image is pretty special.