SERVING UP ACES
Tennis Legends Pete Sampras and John McEnroe
University of Virginia
John Paul Jones Arena
PO Box 400862 - Charlottesville, VA 22904-4862
Fri, Jul 20
Tickets $27, $37, $47, $67, $102
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Two of the greatest tennis players of all-time will be facing off in the Serving Up Aces match featuring Pete Sampras and John McEnroe.
Following the feature match, Boyd Tinsley of Dave Matthews Band will join Sampras, McEnroe and a special guest for a doubles match.
Sampras, known as the “King of Swing”, holds many records, including career Grand Slam titles (14), seasons ended as the world’s #1 ranked player (6 consecutive years from 1993-1998), and weeks spent ranked #1 in the world (286). In addition, Sampras claimed 64 singles titles (4th all-time), and won 762 career matches (2nd all-time). Pete also won a record $43,000,000 in prize money throughout his distinguished career.
Hall of Famer John McEnroe boasts a list of accomplishments that are equally as impressive. He won 7 Grand Slam Singles titles, along with 10 Grand Slam Doubles championships. McEnroe totaled 155 singles and doubles titles combined, solidifying his status of one of the all-time greats in both singles and doubles competition. He has represented his country in Davis Cup as well, claiming 5 titles as a player and serving as the U.S. Davis Cup Captain in 2000. McEnroe won 77 singles titles (3rd all-time) and even took home an NCAA singles championship while attending Stanford University.
DON'T MISS THE EXCITEMENT!!! This is a great opportunity to watch two of the greatest tennis players of all-time battle right in your own backyard.