2016 PowerShares Series To Host One Night Tournament During Volvo Car Open
The 2016 PowerShares Series tour, a competitive tennis circuit featuring legendary icons and world-renowned champions, will make a stop in Charleston at the Volvo Car Stadium during the Volvo Car Open on Saturday, April 9th.
The series, which consists of a 12-city North American tour, will bring an exciting addition to the Volvo Car Open line-up.
The Charleston PowerShares Series tournament will showcase:
- Andre Agassi, former World No. 1 and eight-time Grand Slam winner
- Andy Roddick, former World No. 1 and US Open winner
- James Blake, former World No. 4 and Davis Cup winner
- Mardy Fish, former World No. 7 and six-time ATP title winner
The event features the four champions playing two semifinals, with the winners meeting in a championship match.
“Bringing the PowerShares Series to our stadium expands our reach with fans and explores a new opportunity to showcase amazing tennis,” said Bob Moran, Tournament Director and General Manager of the Volvo Car Open. “The four players who have committed to our Charleston tournament are all tennis legends. For everyone in attendance this night will be the first, and potentially only, chance to watch these icons play live.”
“We are thrilled to be bringing the PowerShares Series to Charleston. The city has a phenomenal reputation and Bob Moran and his team have been producing a world-class event for many years that we are honored to now be a part of,” said Jon Venison, President of InsideOut Sports & Entertainment, which owns and operates the PowerShares Series.
Tickets are $30 for terrace seating and $75 for box seating. The Charleston PowerShares Series will play at the Volvo Car Stadium at 7pm on Saturday, April 9th. Doors open at 6pm.
For more information on tickets or the 2016 PowerShares Series, call 800.677.2293.