A helipad atop the Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai was converted to a tennis court just long enough for Roger Federer and Andre Agassi to have a game and promote the Dubai Men’s Open. In this game, when the ball goes out of bounds it never comes back! And for those of you curious what playing at 650 feet above ground feels like, check this out:


Diving for a ball could be deadly at the world’s highest tennis court atop the Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai. It’s terrifying. The Burj Al Arab is the fourth-tallest hotel in the world (the three that rank above it are also in Dubai).

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