IMG are thrilled to announce that the reigning Wimbledon Champion Andy Murray
will be amongst the tennis stars to play at the IMG-owned BNP Paribas Tennis Classic
this summer. Taking place at the Hurlingham Club, London between 17–20 June, the BNP Paribas Tennis Classic is one of the most intimate tennis events in the social calendar and the perfect warm-up for Wimbledon. VIP tickets and hospitality are on sale now.
On confirming his place in this special event, Murray said: "Playing at the Hurlingham Club last June was the perfect way for me to warm up for Wimbledon. It's a great setting and I’m looking forward to playing again this year.”
Murray will be joined by a world-class line-up of tennis legends including: Tim Henman, Goran Ivanisevic, Mark Phillippousis, Pat Cash
and crowd pleaser Mansour Bahrami,
who will all play throughout the tournament, with more top current players to be announced in the coming months.
Owned and managed by IMG, the global sports, fashion and media company, the BNP Paribas Tennis Classic takes place at the height of the summer tennis season, the week before Wimbledon. Set in the tranquil 42 acre grounds of one of the most renowned members’ clubs in the country - the Hurlingham Club - the event showcases some of the current stars of today as they warm up for Wimbledon, as well as a number of tennis legends. In escaping the crowds, the tournament gives spectators the opportunity to combine unforgettable tennis with first-rate hospitality experiences. Matches take place on Centre Court, which seats an intimate crowd of 600, tennis players mingle with guests off court and there’s also the opportunity to play tennis with the professionals in the PRO-AMs.
So, come and discover the best kept secret in tennis. Soak up the Garden Party atmosphere as you enjoy VIP hospitality and watch tennis from the stars of today and the ultimate Legends of the game in one of London’s most intimate and breath-taking settings.