Wilson becomes a Global Series Partner of Tie Break Tens
London, 29 December 2017 – Following the recent announcement of Tie Break Tens Melbourne, Wilson Sporting Goods Co., has come on board as an official sponsor of the Tie Break Tens 2018 series.
As part of the agreement, the prestigious global brand will provide branded tennis balls, apparel and merchandise throughout 2018. The inaugural Tie Break Tens Melbourne Event takes place January 10th with Novak Djokovic, Nick Kyrgios, Stan Wawrinka and Lleyton Hewitt as the first of the players announced in the eight man draw. The super tie break format is fast paced and action packed, treating fans to a full on and unpredictable evening of tennis. With a knock out tournament format and huge ‘Winner Takes All’ prize money at stake, every player who steps steps on court will be determind to be crowned the champion and take home the $250,000 prize.
Wilson continues to grow its prescence and leadership in tennis globally. The brand is currently the official ball supplier of the US Open, Australian Open, Laver Cup and sponsors other large tennis events. In 2018, Wilson will be present at the Tie Break Tens tournaments, which will be travelling around the world once again showcasing its new quick-fire version of the sport. Every point counts in Tie Break Tens so every time a player hits the Wilson ball it will be at a decisive moment in the exhilarating 10-point tiebreak matches.
Hans-Martin Reh, the General Manager of Wilson Tennis, was very happy to have signed a deal: “At Wilson, we are constantly focused on ways to share our passion for the sport and get more people excited about the game in new ways. Tie Break Tens is changing the game and we share their mission for creating a fun and dynamic experience. We loved watching Wilson ambassadors Grigor Dimitrov and Simona Halep take home the title in Madrid in 2017 and are proud to be joining the events in 2018.”
Felicity Barnard, CEO Tie Break Tens added; “The Tie Break Tens format breaks the conventional rules of tennis. It is fast paced and action packed, giving fans and viewers a full evening of entertainment whilst showcasing exceptional tennis. The partnership with Wilson ensures our players have the very best equipment, which is crucial in this format where every point counts.”
After the successful Tie Break Tens tournaments in London, Vienna and Madrid, fans are already making their preparations to enjoy an exciting evening of tennis on January 10 in the Margaret Court Arena, during which Wilson will be very visible.
About Tie Break Tens
Tie Break Tens is a quick-fire version of tennis that anyone can play. Tie Break Tens is exciting – and a great way to enjoy a lot of tennis in a short amount of time. Unlike conventional tennis matches, Tie Break Tens matches are comprised solely of tie breaks – no games, no sets, just exhilarating ten-point breakers in which every point counts.
The Tie Break Tens series sees world-class players going head to head in fast-paced, action-packed knock out tournaments at prestigious venues around the globe for winner-takes-all prizes of $250,000 each. So far, the Tie Break Tens has visited London, Vienna and Madrid; in 2018, Tie Break Tens is heading to MCA in Melbourne January 10 with more stops soon to be announced.
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