It’s a lazy Sunday and once again it is time for your weekly royal video news from the Dutch program, Blauw Bloed, hosted by Jeroen Snel. This week’s episode focuses on the recent state visit from Turkey to the Netherlands and more.
On Sunday, April 22, 2012, Their Serene Highnesses Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco attended the 2102 Monte-Carlo ATP Masters Series Tournament held at the Monte-Carlo Country Club. Also in attendance were Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia.
The sovereign prince and princess, along with hundreds of tennis fanatics, watched the intense match between Mr. Novak Đoković and Mr. Rafael Nadal. After the game Prince Albert II awarded a giant tennis cup thingy to Mr. Nadal. So what was the final score? Nadal. 6-3 6-1.
On April 19, 2012, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II attended the 5th Edition of the FX Pro Monte-Carlo Beach Volleyball competition.
The event, organized by the Fédération Monégasque de Volleyball and chaired by the sovereign prince, is held on the famous Lavotto Beach, attracts some of the best teams from around the world to compete for a prize worth $10,000. For more information about this event please click here.
And, finally, it was recently announced that on May 23, 2012, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II will attend Nights in Monaco charity event to be held at the Hotel de Paris in Monte-Carlo. The event, also attended by former President Bill Clinton, will benefit the Fondation Prince Albert II de Monaco and the William J. Clinton Foundation.
Sources: Daylife, Fédération Monégasque de Volleyball and Palais Princier de Monaco