Invesco QQQ Series

Join us for a special evening at the Winston-Salem Open.

Sunday, August 19, the Invesco QQQ Series returns to North Carolina with a showcase of some of tennis's greatest icons. Players will face off in two one-set semi-finals with the winners battling it out in a single set to claim the Invesco Title in Winston-Salem.  Match play begins at 7:00 p.m.

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James Blake

James Blake began playing tennis as a member of the Harlem Junior Tennis Program at age five. As a child, he had to overcome severe scoliosis which forced him to wear a back brace 18 hours a day. Blake, best known for his speed and powerful forehand, reached three Grand Slam quarterfinals, and in 2006, became the first African-American player since Arthur Ashe to reach the ATP Top 10.  To read more about this American fan favorite, click here.

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Michael Chang

Michael Chang first started playing the game at the six years old. By 15 he was he was beginning a string of firsts, including: youngest player to win a main draw match at the U.S. Open, youngest Grand Slam Champion (17 years, 3 months), youngest to rank inside the ATP Top 5, and the first player of Asian descent to crack the Top 10. His all-court game is built on speed and a tenacious service return. Read more about his amazing acheivements here.

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Robby Ginepri

This 14-year veteran of the ATP world tour, Robby Ginepri, reached a career high of World No. 15 in 2005. Ginepri's best Grand Slam result was the semi-finals of the U.S. Open, where he fell to hall-of-famer Andre Agassi. This Florida native won three ATP singles titles and represented the United States in the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. To learn more about Robby, click here.

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Andy Roddick

Andy Roddick was the top American man for nearly a decade. He finished nine consecutive seasons inside the ATP Top 10 and reached World Number 1 in 2003, the same year he won the U.S. Open. Roddick reached four other Grand Slam finals in his hall-of-fame career, and is widely known for one of the fastest and most powerful serves in the game. He returns to Winston-Salem where he has played in two Davis Cups as well as the Winston-Salem Open. To learn more about Andy, click here.

 

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