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Genie Bouchard to headline Champions Series tennis at the Greenbrier

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Genie Bouchard, Jack Sock, Leylah Fernandez, and Sam Querrey make up the four-man squad during the 2022 Greenbrier Champions Classic Tennis at Center Court at Creekside Stadium on Sept. 24 in White Sulfur Springs, West Virginia.

A women’s singles match, a men’s singles match and a mixed doubles match make up the action of this unique and intimate event, organized by Champions Series Tennis.

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“We started this event in 2012, hoping to bring tennis back as a flagship sport to the Greenbrier, and we’ve had some of the best players to ever play the sport on our courts,” said Dr Jill Justice. , President, The Greenbrier. “It’s extremely exciting to know that we’ve maintained this event for a decade and continue to deliver an entertaining product to tennis fans in the area.”

The action begins with the men’s singles at 2 p.m., pitting Sock against Querrey. The two have only met once before, with Sock taking the lead in Houston in 2015. This exciting men’s match will be followed by a women’s showcase, with Fernandez and Bouchard facing off around 3 p.m. The final match of the day, scheduled for around 4 p.m., is a mixed doubles match featuring Bouchard and Querrey teaming up against Fernandez and Sock.

Tickets can be purchased online by visiting Greenbrier.com/TennisClassic. Courtyard seats are $100, lower tier seats $75, upper tier seats $35, and children 12 and under $10. VIP experiences – including opportunities to play with the pros, a players’ party and a behind-the-scenes experience – are also available to enhance your visit to the Greenbrier Champions Tennis Classic. They can be purchased at www.championsseriestennis.com.

Sock is a 29-year-old American player, who has won four ATP singles titles and 15 doubles titles. He was ranked No. 8 in the world in singles and No. 2 in doubles. He won doubles titles at Wimbledon in 2014 and 2018 and a doubles title at the US Open in 2018. He won a gold medal (mixed doubles) and a bronze medal (doubles) at the Olympic Games in 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

Bouchard is a 28-year-old Canadian player, who was ranked No. 5 in the world in singles, becoming the first Canadian to reach the top 5. She reached the final at Wimbledon in 2014 and reached the semi-finals at The Open de France and at the Australian Open.

Querrey is a 34-year-old American player who has won 10 career ATP singles titles and was ranked 11th in the world. He reached the Wimbledon semi-finals in 2017 after knocking out No.1 Andy Murray. He became the first American to reach a Grand Slam semi-final in 8 years.

Fernandez is a 19-year-old Canadian player currently ranked 20th in the world. The southpaw has won two career singles titles and reached the final of the US Open in 2021. She received the Canadian Press’s Bobbie Rosenfeld Award as its pick for Canada’s Top Female Athlete the same year.

Built in 2015, Center Court at Creekside Stadium takes advantage of its unique Creekside location, offering stunning views of Howard’s Creek, the iconic Old White Golf Course and the scenic mountains beyond, while providing 2,600 spectators with a captivating visual experience.

About Greenbrier

The Greenbrier is a distinct and spectacular luxury mountain resort located in the Allegheny Mountains in White Sulfur Springs, West Virginia. It is better known as “America’s Resort” and is synonymous with authentic, world-class southern hospitality. The Greenbrier experience began in 1778 and provides luxurious respite to discerning guests around the world. Grand-scale architecture, Dorothy Draper décor, immaculate attention to detail and legendary courteous service set The Greenbrier apart from all others. Guests walk in the footsteps of presidents, celebrities and generations of families who call The Greenbrier a one-of-a-kind destination. The 710 immaculately appointed Signature Resort Rooms, Classic and Historic Suites, Legacy Cottages and Estate Homes are located on the breathtaking 11,000-acre Greenbrier Playground. Play championship golf courses or discover more than 55 activities, including indoor and outdoor professional tennis, off-road driving and falconry. America’s only private casino offers table games, slots and the FanDuel Sportsbook. The Greenbrier’s world-renowned, full-service 40,000 square foot spa is widely recognized as one of the most luxurious mineral spas in the world, and the Retail collection includes more than 35 boutiques, shops, and handcrafted works of art. . In addition to the Main Dining Hall, the Greenbrier Restaurant Collection includes 19 restaurants, cafes and lounges, featuring award-winning traditional cuisine inspired by the South. The Greenbrier Clinic has been practicing diagnostic medicine since 1948. The Greenbrier Sporting Club and Greenbrier Legacy Club offer the ultimate in luxury real estate with exclusive sites in distinctive neighborhoods of The Greenbrier estate. Follow The Greenbrier on Facebook at The Greenbrier, on Twitter at @the_greenbrier or on Instagram at the_greenbrier.

About InsideOut Sports + Entertainment

InsideOut Sports + Entertainment is a Los Angeles-based exclusive events and promotions producer founded in 2004 by former World No. 1 and Hall of Fame tennis player Jim Courier and former SFX and Clear Channel executive Jon Venison. In 2005, InsideOut launched its signature property, the Champions Series, a collection of tournaments featuring the biggest names in tennis over 30 years. In addition, InsideOut produces many other successful events including “Legendary Night” exhibitions, The World Series of Beach Volleyball and numerous corporate outings. Since its inception, InsideOut Sports + Entertainment has raised over $5 million for charity. In 2014, InsideOut Sports + Entertainment merged with Horizon Media, the world’s largest private media services agency. For more information, please log on to www.InsideOutSE.com or InvescoSeries.com or follow on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

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