Big-Time Tennis, Anyone?
When the City of Surprise opened the Surprise Tennis & Racquet Complex in 2007, it likely hoped against hope to one day see a headline like Tennis Great John McEnroe Wins Thriller in Surprise, Arizona. Wish granted last November 9, when McEnroe took down Todd Martin in a kick-butt finale to the inaugural Cancer Treatment Centers of America Tennis Championships.
The facility recently landed another nice catch with the Fed Cup World Group Match: USA vs. Argentina, a stop on the womens equivalent of the Davis Cup. (Other first-round WG matches will be going on simultaneously in Moscow; Orleans, France; and Brno, Czech Republic.) Draws hadnt been finalized at press time, but Team USA includes Ashley Harkleroad, Lindsay Davenport, Lisa Raymond, and Ahsha Rolle.
Sat., Feb. 7, noon; Sun., Feb. 8, noon, 2009
Get the Things to Do Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly guide to events in Phoenix, and never be bored again. With suggestions for every day of the week, our recommendations will keep you busy on any budget.
More Calendar News
- Pinhead Number One
Wed., Feb. 10, 7:30pm
Thu., Feb. 11, 8:00am
Thu., Feb. 11, 7:30pm
Fri., Feb. 12, 7:00pm
- How not to Make Love to a Woman
- Sweet Charity