It was a tough week for the ball girls at Wimbledon.
In the fourth round, eventual winner Novak Djokovic made waves in his match against Kevin Anderson after aggressively calling for a towel. As you can see below, it was a pretty obnoxious way to ask for a piece of cloth (though he did later apologize):
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The ball girl troubles carried over to Sunday’s final when another youngster faceplanted into the pristine Wimbledon grass after handing Roger Federer … a towel:
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Definitely embarrassing to eat it on national television, but you gotta love the ball girl trucking along like nothing happened.
Sidenote: US Women’s National Team members Megan Rapinoe and Ali Krieger were all about it.
— Megan Rapinoe (@mPinoe) July 12, 2015
Omg! You read my mind hunny…I was lmao when I saw and thought of you! I sorta wanna tryout… https://t.co/HOAxxYd078
— Ali Krieger (@alikrieger) July 12, 2015