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Celebrity Apprentice: Lord Alan Sugar enjoys a tennis session in Sydney

Lord Alan Sugar is known for his tough-talking antics in the boardroom on Celebrity Apprentice. 

But the 74-year-old proved he’s a man of many talents as he showcased his athletic prowess in Sydney on Saturday. 

The billionaire business magnate, who is in town to film the Australian version of the franchise, appeared focused as he raced back and forth on the court with a pal. 

Playing the game: Celebrity Apprentice star Lord Alan Sugar, 74, (pictured) went casual as he had a hit at a tennis court in Sydney’s eastern suburbs on Saturday

Alan proved he was happy to sweat it out during the friendly match, as he took a break from filming the show Down Under. 

The businessman turned TV star appeared to get competitive during the game, as he flew across the court to return the ball.

For the occasion, Alan opted to wear a a blue Nike sportswear top and sports shorts. He wore a blue cap backwards. 

Downtime: The billionaire business magnate, who is in town to film Celebrity Apprentice, raced back and forth on the court with a pal

Downtime: The billionaire business magnate, who is in town to film Celebrity Apprentice, raced back and forth on the court with a pal

He finished the sporty look with a pair joggers, white socks and black trainers. 

Filming for the new season of Celebrity Apprentice is well and truly underway. 

This month, Jodi Gordon was seen looking stressed during one of the challenges, with photos proving the distress. 

Experienced: Alan proved he was happy to sweat it out as he took to the court for a friendly game as part of his downtime

Experienced: Alan proved he was happy to sweat it out as he took to the court for a friendly game as part of his downtime

Active: The businessman looked active and athletic as he jumped around the court

Competitive: The businessman looked active and athletic as he jumped around the court

Active: The businessman looked active and athletic as he jumped around the court

Style: For the occasion Alan opted to wear a a blue Nike sportswear top and sports shorts

 Style: For the occasion Alan opted to wear a a blue Nike sportswear top and sports shorts

An insider told Daily Mail Australia the 36-year-old actress ‘burst into tears when she was singled out in front of Lord [Alan] Sugar for letting her team down’.

The source said the former Home and Away star ‘felt ganged up on’ and ‘thrown under the bus by her all-female team’. 

This came after Jodi was seen looking tense and emotional in conversation with Real Housewives of Melbourne star Gamble Breaux.  

Sporty: He finished the sporty look with a pair joggers and pristine white socks

Sporty: He finished the sporty look with a pair joggers and pristine white socks

She looked very animated and used dramatic hand gestures as they spoke, and were likely discussing the events of that day’s challenge. 

It was also recently reported that some of the contestants this season aren’t too happy with the never-ending filming schedules.  

An insider revealed to Daily Mail Australia: ‘This years batch of celebs are said to be fed up with their non-stop shooting schedule.’

On the job: Filming for The Celebrity Apprentice is well and truly underway currently

On the job: Filming for The Celebrity Apprentice is well and truly underway currently

They explained that the stars were ‘promised four days a week’ which has now escalated to a six day week that is 14 hours long.    

The source also told Daily Mail Australia that an overnight camping challenge in the bush saw ‘tempers flare’ among contestants. 

The 2022 contestants include motivational speaker Turia Pitt, KIIS FM drive hosts Will McMahon and Woody Whitelaw, and Olympic gold medallist Bronte Campbell.  

Trouble? It was also recently reported that some of the contestants this season aren't too happy with the never-ending filming schedules

Trouble? It was also recently reported that some of the contestants this season aren’t too happy with the never-ending filming schedules

Trouble on the court? They explained that the stars were 'promised four days a week' which has now escalated to a six day week that is 14 hours long

Trouble on the court? They explained that the stars were 'promised four days a week' which has now escalated to a six day week that is 14 hours long

Trouble on the court? They explained that the stars were ‘promised four days a week’ which has now escalated to a six day week that is 14 hours long

Cast: The 2022 contestants include motivational speaker Turia Pitt, KIIS FM drive hosts Will McMahon and Woody Whitelaw, and Olympic gold medallist Bronte Campbell

Cast: The 2022 contestants include motivational speaker Turia Pitt, KIIS FM drive hosts Will McMahon and Woody Whitelaw, and Olympic gold medallist Bronte Campbell

They will appear alongside retired rugby league footballer Benji Marshall, actor Vince Colosimo, comedian Jean Kittson and TV presenter Darren McMullen.

Model Jarrod Scott, entertainer and political staffer Carla from Bankstown, The Block’s Ronnie Caceres and ex-NRL star Eloni Vunakece will also star on the show.

Celebrity Apprentice Australia will return to Channel Nine in early 2022

Other stars: They will appear alongside retired rugby league footballer Benji Marshall, actor Vince Colosimo, comedian Jean Kittson and TV presenter Darren McMullen

Other stars: They will appear alongside retired rugby league footballer Benji Marshall, actor Vince Colosimo, comedian Jean Kittson and TV presenter Darren McMullen

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